Inventory of the county archives of Texas : De Witt County, no. 62 Page: 91
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Provisions and Laws Specifically
Applicable to De Witt County
County placed in 7th Congressional district of state, for election of
one United States Congressman. T.A., Apr. 29, 1882, ibid., IX, 298.
County placed in 26th state senatorial district, for election of one
senator, county judge of Goliad County returning officer; and in 87th
state representative district, for election of two representatives,
county judge of Aransas County returning officer. T.A., May 3, 1882,
ibid., IX, 269.
County placed in 24th judicial district; district court thereof directed
to meet in county on 13th Mondays after 1st MIondays in March and September
of each year, and permitted to continue in session there until business
disposed of. T.A., Apr. 9, 1883, ibid., IX, 362; Feb. I, 1885,
County brand for livestock officially designated as D.E. T.A., Apr. 11,
1883, ibid., IX, 382.
County exempted from certain laws regulating the inspection of hides and
animals. T.A., Mar. 4, 1885, ibid., IX, 646; Mar. 31, 1885, ibid., 712;
Mar. 21, 1887, ibid., 832; Mar. 23, 1891, ibid., X, 42; May 11, 1893,
ibid., 592; Apr. 2, 1895, ibid., 784; May 7, 1897, ibid., 1225; Apr. 1,
1903, 28th Legis., 186; Apr. 15, 1907, 30th Legis., 190; Mar. 28, 1917,
35th Legis., 190; Mar. 28, 1917, 35th Lcgis., 303; Mar. 3, 1921, 37th
Legis., 43; Mar. 6, 1931, 42d Legis., Sp. L., 104; Aug, 17, 1931, 42d
Legis., 1st C.S., 73; Feb. 9, 1933, 43d Legis., 14.
County exempted from requirement of establishing district system of public
schools. T.A., Mar. 12, 1885, Garnmel, Laws, IX, 648; Apr. 2, 1887,
ibid., 920; Apr. 3, 1889, ibid., 1087.
State comptroller required to issue to William S. Boothe and S. F.
Grimes of De Witt County, and the heirs of Henry Leftridge, deceased,
a warrant for 541, the sum deposited in the state treasury on December
22, 1875, by M. G. Jacobs, administrator of estate of James Swindells
"(supposed to be deceased)." T.A. (senate bill no'. 46), 1885, ibid.,
District court of 24th judicial district directed to meet in county Dn
1st Mondays in June and December of each year, and permitted to continue
in session there 4 weeks, or until business disposed of. T.A., Apr. 2,
1889, ibidc,, IX, 1183.
District court of 24th judicial district directed to meet in douinty on
15th Mqndays after 2d Mondays in February and the 1st Monday 6f September
of each year, and permitted to continue in session there until
business disposed of. T.A., Mar. 9, 1891, ibid., X, 23.
County exempted from act requiring the appointment of an inspector of
sheep. TA., Apr. 8, 1891, ibid., X, 142.
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