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Proclamations by Governor Rick Perry

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12/22/2014 Ordering a special election to be held in House District No. 13 on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, for the purpose of electing a state representative to serve the term of The Honorable Lois W. Kolkhorst
12/15/2014 Ordering a special election to be held in House District No. 17 on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, for the purpose of electing a state representative to serve the term of The Honorable Tim Kleinschmidt
12/15/2014 Ordering a special election to be held in House District No. 123, on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, for the purpose of electing a state representative to serve the term of The Honorable Mike Villarreal
12/15/2014 Ordering a special election to be held in Senate District No. 26 on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, for the purpose of electing a state senator to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Leticia Van de Putte
11/14/2014 Ordering a special election to be held in Senate District No. 18 on Saturday, December 6, 2014, for the purpose of electing a state senator to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Glenn Hegar
09/15/2014 Ordering a special election in House District No. 16 on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, for the purpose of electing a state representative to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Brandon Creighton
07/22/2014 Ordering a special election to be held in Senate District No. 28 on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, for the purpose of electing a state senator to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Robert Duncan
05/23/2014 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in Senate District No. 4 on August 5, 2014, for the purpose of electing a state senator to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Tommy Williams
11/22/2013 Certifying the tabulation of votes for the constitutional amendment election held on November 5, 2013
11/18/2013 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in House District No. 50 on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, for the purpose of electing a state representative to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Mark Strama
11/06/2013 Ordering a special election to be held in Senate District No. 4 on Saturday, May 10, 2014, for the purpose of electing a state senator to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Tommy Williams
08/21/2013 Ordering a special election on November 5, 2013, for the purpose of adopting or rejecting the nine constitutional amendments proposed by ten joint resolutions, as submitted by the 83rd Legislature, Regular Session
07/30/2013 Calling a special session of the 83rd Legislature, commencing at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 30, 2013, to consider legislation relating to the funding of transportation infrastructure projects
07/11/2013 Ordering a special election to be held in House District No. 50 on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, for the purpose of electing a state representative to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Mark Strama
06/26/2013 Calling a special session of the 83rd Legislature, commencing at 2 p.m. on Monday, July 1, 2013, to consider legislation relating to: regulation of abortion procedures, providers and facilities, funding of transportation infrastructure projects, and establishing a mandatory sentence of life with parole for a capital felony committed by a 17-year-old offender
05/27/2013 Calling a special session of the 83rd Legislature, commencing at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 27, 2013, for the following purposes: to consider legislation which ratifies and adopts the interim redistricting plans ordered by the federal district court as the permanent plans for districts used to elect members of the Texas House of Representatives, Texas Senate and United States House of Representatives
02/08/2013 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in District No. 6 on Saturday, March 2, 2013, for the purpose of electing a State Senator for District No. 6 to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Mario V. Gallegos, Jr.
12/13/2012 Ordering a special election to be held in Senate District No. 6 on Saturday, January 26, 2013, for the purpose of electing a State Senator to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Mario V. Gallegos, Jr.
08/15/2012 Ordering a general election to be held throughout the State of Texas on the first Tuesday next after the first Monday in November, 2012, being the 6th day of November 2012
07/18/2012 Ordering a special election to be held in House District 41 on November 6, 2012, for the purpose of electing a state representative for House District 41 to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Veronica Gonzales
06/15/2012 Ordering a special election to be held in District 144 on November 6, 2012, for the purpose of electing a State Representative for House District No. 144 to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Ken Legler
12/05/2011 Certifying the tabulation of votes for the constitutional amendment election held on November 8, 2011
11/21/2011 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in House District 14 on Dec. 13, 2011 to fill the vacancy in the unexpired seat previously held by The Honorable Fred Brown of Bryan
08/22/2011 Ordering a general election to be held throughout the State of Texas on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November, the same being the eighth day in November, 2011
07/19/2011 Ordering a special election to be held in District No. 14 on November 8, 2011, for the purpose of electing a state representative for House District No. 14 to serve out the unexpired term of The Honorable Fred Brown
05/30/2011 Calling a special session of the 82nd Legislature to convene on May 31, 2011 to consider fiscal matters necessary to pass H.B. 1 (82nd R.S.), including measures to allow school districts to operate more efficiently, and to consider health care cost containment, access to services through managed care, and the creation of economic and structural incentives to improve the quality of Medicaid services
05/09/2011 Returning HB 74 (82nd R.S.) to the Senate and House of Representatives for clerical correction, pursuant to HCR 148
11/08/2010 Ordering a special election to be held in District No. 44 on December 14, 2010, for the purpose of electing a State House Representative for House District No. 44 to serve the term which begins January 11, 2011
08/20/2010 Ordering a general election to be held in the State of Texas on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 for the purpose of electing state and district officers, members of the Texas Legislature and members of the United States Congress
06/10/2010 Ordering a special election to be held in House District No. 84 on November 2, 2010 for the purpose of electing a state representative to serve out the remainder of the term of The Honorable Carl H. Isett
05/19/2010 Ordering a special run off election to be held on Tuesday, June 22, 2010, in Texas Senate District No. 22, for the purpose of electing a senator to fill the vacancy in the unexpired seat previously held by The Honorable Kip Averitt of Waco
04/02/2010 Ordering a special election to be held on Saturday, May 8, 2010 in Texas House District No. 66, for the purpose of electing a representative to fill the vacancy in the unexpired seat previously held by The Honorable Brian McCall
03/17/2010 Ordering a special election to be held on Saturday, May 8, 2010, in Texas Senate District No. 22, for the purpose of electing a senator to fill the vacancy in the unexpired seat previously held by The Honorable Kip Averitt of Waco
03/17/2010 Ordering a special election to be held on Saturday, May 8, 2010, in Texas House District No. 100, for the purpose of electing a representative to fill the vacancy in the unexpired seat previously held by The Honorable Terri Hodge of Dallas
09/02/2009 Ordering a special election to be held throughout the State of Texas on the first Tuesday of November, 2009, that date being November 3rd, for the purpose of voting on constitutional amendments proposed by the 81st Texas Legislature, Regular Session
06/25/2009 Calling a special session of the 81st Legislature to begin on July 1, 2009 for the purpose of considering legislation that provides for extending the existence of several state agencies that were subject to sunset review by the 81st Legislature, the issuance by the Texas Transportation Commission of general obligation bonds for highway improvement projects, and the date on which the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation and a regional mobility authority in a comprehensive development agreement expires
11/17/2008 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in Senate District No. 17 on Tuesday, December 16, 2008
08/26/2008 Ordering a general election to be held throughout the State of Texas on the first Tuesday of November, 2008
08/08/2008 Ordering a special election to be held on November 4, 2008 for the purpose of electing a State Representative for House District No. 55
07/03/2008 Ordering a special election to be held on November 4, 2008 for the purpose of electing a State Representative for House District No. 81
06/02/2008 Ordering a special election to be held on November 4, 2008, in Texas Senate District No. 17, to fill the vacancy in the unexpired seat previously held by The Honorable Kyle Janek
03/11/2007 Calling a special election for constitutional amendment on May 12, 2007
01/02/2007 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in House District 29 on Tuesday, January 16, 2007, for the purpose of electing a State Representative to serve the remainder of the term that begins on January 9, 2007 (Glenda Dawson)
11/22/2006 Ordering a special election to be held in House District 29 on Tuesday, December 19, 2006, for the purpose of electing a State Representative to serve the remainder of the term that begins on January 9, 2007 (Glenda Dawson)
08/29/2006 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas House of Representatives District No. 33 on Tuesday, November 7, 2006
08/29/2006 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas Senate District No. 19 on Tuesday, November 7, 2006
04/17/2006 Calling a special session of the 79th Texas Legislature to begin April 17, 2006 for the purpose of considering legislation that provides for school district property tax relief, modifications of the franchise tax, modifications of the motor vehicle sales and use tax, modification of the tax on tobacco products, an appropriation to the Texas Education Agency
04/17/2006 Calling a special session of the 79th Texas Legislature to begin April 17, 2006 for the purpose of considering legislation that provides for school district property tax relief, modifications of the franchise tax, modifications of the motor vehicle sales and use tax, modification of the tax on tobacco products, an appropriation to the Texas Education Agency
01/24/2006 Ordering a special election runoff to be held in Texas House of Representatives District No. 48
01/20/2006 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas House of Representatives District No. 106
11/30/2005 Correcting Proclamation 41-3037 ordering for a special election to be held in Texas House of Representatives District No. 48
11/29/2005 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas House of Representatives District No. 48
11/23/2005 Certifying the tabulation of votes for the constitutional amendment election held November 12, 2005
11/17/2005 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in Texas House of Representatives District No. 143
09/02/2005 Ordering a special election to be held on November 8, 2005 for the purpose of voting on constitutional amendments proposed by the 79th Legislature, Regular Session
07/20/2005 Calling a special session of the 79th Legislature to begin on July 21, 2005 for the purpose of considering legislation to limit ad valorem tax appraisals and rates of certain taxing units, ad valorem tax relief, and an increase of the homestead ad valorem tax exemption
06/18/2005 Calling a special session of the 79th Legislature to begin on June 21, 2005 to consider legislation on educator compensation, benefits and certification; public school financial accountability; performance-based incentives to educators and schools that attain higher levels of student achievement; fund textbooks and create the instructional materials allotment for public schools; charter school funding; modifications to the recapture provisions of the public school finance system; elections for public school boards of trustees; funding for the public school finance system and continuation of the Texas Education Agency; end-of-course examinations; increased accountability and intervention for schools failing to meet state standards; local property tax rate compression; indicators of college readiness
06/18/2005 Calling a special session of the 79th Legislature to begin on June 21, 2005 to consider legislation on educator compensation, benefits and certification; public school financial accountability; performance-based incentives to educators and schools that attain higher levels of student achievement; fund textbooks and create the instructional materials allotment for public schools; charter school funding; modifications to the recapture provisions of the public school finance system; elections for public school boards of trustees; funding for the public school finance system and continuation of the Texas Education Agency; end-of-course examinations; increased accountability and intervention for schools failing to meet state standards; local property tax rate compression; indicators of college readiness
05/24/2005 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas House District 143 on Tuesday, November 8, 2005
01/13/2005 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas House District No. 121 on Saturday, February 5, 2005
04/15/2004 Calling a special session of the 78th Legislature to begin on April 20, 2004 for the purpose of considering video lottery terminals at licensed racetracks and certain Indian reservations; Educational Excellence Fund and school property tax relief for taxpayers; education reforms and property tax reduction proposals; collection of delinquent taxes; cap on the growth in the appraisal values of homesteads; cap on all property tax revenues received by local governments; tax and fees on certain adult entertainment venues; acceleration in the collection of tax revenues; increase in cigarette and tobacco product taxes; modifications to the recapture provisions of the school finance system; performance based incentives to schools that attain higher levels of achievement; reform of the property tax appraisal process; fraud in the sale of automobiles
01/28/2004 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in Texas Senate District No. 31 on Tuesday, February 17, 2004
01/28/2004 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in Texas Senate District No. 1 on Tuesday, February 17, 2004
12/08/2003 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas Senate District No. 31 on Tuesday, January 20, 2004
12/08/2003 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas Senate District No. 1 on Tuesday, January 20, 2004
09/29/2003 Certifying the results of the September 13, 2003 constitutional amendment election
09/09/2003 Calling a special session of the 78th Legislature to begin on Monday, September 15, 2003 for the purpose of considering unappropriated fees established by legislation from the 78th Regular Session; primary elections in Texas; congressional redistricting; returning funds outside of the state treasury; state fiscal management; dates of certain elections; toll facilities; state government reorganization
07/28/2003 Calling a special session of the 78th Legislature to begin on July 28, 2003 for the purpose of considering congressional redistricting
07/21/2003 Ordering a special election to be held on September 13, 2003 for the purpose of voting on constitutional amendments proposed by the 78th Texas Legislature, Regular Session
06/21/2003 Calling a special session of the 78th Legislature to begin on June 30, 2003 for the purpose of considering congressional redistricting
03/25/2003 Ordering a special election to be held in the Texas House of Representatives District No. 43 on April 15, 2003, for the purpose of electing a representative to fill the unexpired term of the Hon. Irma Rangel
11/21/2002 Ordering a special election to be held in House of Representatives District No. 62 on Saturday, December 14, 2002
11/20/2002 Certifying that the tabulation of the votes for and against the proposed constitutional amendment that was on the general election ballot for Nov. 5, 2002 was correct
09/25/2002 Ordering a general election to be held throughout the State of Texas on the first Tuesday of November, 2002
09/25/2002 Ordering a special election to be held throughout the State of Texas on the first Tuesday of November, 2002
09/18/2002 Ordering a special election to be held in Senate District No. 17 on Tuesday, November 5th, 2002
03/22/2002 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in Texas House of Representatives District No. 56 on Saturday, May 4th, 2002
01/25/2002 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in Texas Senate District 22 on Saturday, May 4th, 2002
11/30/2001 Concerning the tabulation and total of the votes cast for and against each proposed constitutional amendment in a Special Election held on November 6, 2001
11/13/2001 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas House of Representatives District 150 on Saturday, May 4th, 2002
11/13/2001 Ordering a special runoff election to be held in Texas Senate District 30 on Tuesday, December 4th, 2001
09/07/2001 Calling a special election on November 6, 2001, for the proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution
07/30/2001 Ordering a special election to be held in Texas Senate District 30 on Tuesday, November 6th, 2001