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71st Regular Session, 1989
HJR 1 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for acquiring, constructing, or equipping corrections institutions.
  Author: Hightower, Allen | et. al.
  Committees: Corrections
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 2 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for state funding of new legislative mandates on local governments.
  Author: Morales, Dan | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 3 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit increases in ad valorem taxes for schools imposed on the homesteads of certain surviving spouses of elderly persons.
  Author: Repp, Glenn
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Pending in subcommittee
HJR 4 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the members of a hospital district board to serve four-year terms.
  Author: Russell, Sam
  Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
  Committees: County Affairs | Health & Human Services
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 5 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the imposition of a fee or tax on a person who collects a tax for the state.
  Author: Hollowell, Bill
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 6 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Ratifying a proposed amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to the compensation of members of the United States Congress and when any variations therein shall take effect.
  Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
  Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 7 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery.
  Author: Wilson, Ron
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 8 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for newly elected members of the house of representatives to take office and meet for organizational and fiscal purposes before the legislature convenes....
  Author: Williamson, Richard
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 9 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation certain tangible personal property located in the state.
  Author: Berlanga, Hugo
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Pending in committee
HJR 10 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the terms of office of the chief justice and justices of the supreme court, the presiding judge and the judges of the court of criminal appeals, the chief justices and the....
  Author: Hury, James
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 11 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting parole for persons who repeatedly commit certain violent offenses.
  Author: Johnson, Sam
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: No action taken in committee
HJR 12 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing jury instructions on good time and eligibility for parole and mandatory supervision.
  Author: Richardson, Bob
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 13 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation certain property of nonprofit veterans organizations.
  Author: Willy, John | et. al.
  Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 14 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property temporarily in the state for commercial purposes.
  Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Posting rule suspended
HJR 15 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit ad valorem tax increases on the residence homestead of an elderly person or the surviving spouse of an elderly person if the income of the person or surviving spouse is....
  Author: Ovard, A.R.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 16 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for annual legislative sessions.
  Author: Kubiak, L.B. | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 17 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a municipality from imposing an income tax.
  Author: Richardson, Bob
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
HJR 18 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the order of business of the house of representatives and senate when convened in regular session.
  Author: Beauchamp, Jerry
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 19 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of crime victims.
  Author: Richardson, Bob | et. al.
  Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence | Criminal Justice
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 20 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the imposition of personal net income taxes.
  Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 21 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the imposition of ad valorem tax rate limitations by the voters or taxpayers of a county or other political subdivision.
  Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Pending in subcommittee
HJR 22 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing commissioners courts of counties to set reasonable fees for services provided in criminal cases to be assessed against defendants on conviction.
  Author: Blackwood, Bill
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Pending in committee
HJR 23 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the compensation and per diem for members of the legislature.
  Author: Moreno, Paul
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 24 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for annual legislative sessions.
  Author: Moreno, Paul
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 25 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county treasurer in Red River County.
  Author: Telford, Barry
  Committees: County Affairs
  Last Action: Pending in subcommittee
HJR 26 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of the Texas strategic fund and programs benefiting the economic development of the state.
  Author: Rodriguez, Ciro
  Committees: Business & Commerce
  Last Action: Referred to Business & Commerce
HJR 27 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of initiative.
  Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 28 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of petition.
  Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 29 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of ratification.
  Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 30 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of recall.
  Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 31 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of referendum.
  Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 32 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit and regulate raffles conducted by certain nonprofit organizations for charitable purposes.
  Author: Smith, Terral
  Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 33 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the state to provide scholarships, grants, loans, and other financial assistance to local fire departments and other public fire-fighting organizations.
  Author: Perry, Rick | et. al.
  Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
  Committees: Appropriations | Finance
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 34 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the terms of members of the house of representatives from two years to four years.
  Author: Beauchamp, Jerry
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 35 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the qualifications for office of certain justices and judges.
  Author: Warner, Larry
  Committees: Judicial Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 36 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county treasurer in Webb County.
  Author: Cuellar, Henry
  Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
  Committees: County Affairs | Intergovernmental Relations
  Last Action: Point of order sustained
HJR 37 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the imposition of both a corporate income tax and a franchise tax on the assets of corporations.
  Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 38 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit or limit the imposition of certain state and local taxes.
  Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Pending in committee
HJR 39 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for six-person juries in civil cases.
  Author: Perez, Nicolas
  Committees: Judiciary
  Last Action: Referred to Judiciary
HJR 40 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the oath of office prescribed for members of the legislature, the secretary of state, and other elected and appointed officers.
  Author: Danburg, Debra
  Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
  Committees: State Affairs | State Affairs
  Last Action: Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 41 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit each house of the legislature to determine its order of business during a legislative session.
  Author: Danburg, Debra
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Referred to State Affairs
HJR 42 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to establish a public safety fund through the imposition of a sales and use tax for the funding of prisons and related correctional facilities and activities and for the payment....
  Author: Hollowell, Bill | et. al.
  Committees: Ways & Means
  Last Action: Pending in committee
HJR 43 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the candidacy of a district judge for another office.
  Author: Garcia, Orlando
  Committees: Elections
  Last Action: Referred to Elections
HJR 44 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing encumbrances on business homestead property.
  Author: Craddick, Tom
  Committees: Financial Institutions
  Last Action: Referred to subcommittee
HJR 45 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by a nonprofit water supply or wastewater service corporation.
  Author: Gibson, Bruce
  Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
  Committees: Ways & Means | Finance
  Last Action: Reported favorably w/o amendments
HJR 46 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing appropriations for a term of longer than two years for payments of certain correctional facility contracts entered into by the state.
  Author: Smith, Dalton
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: Record vote
HJR 47 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the accused's right of confrontation.
  Author: Carter, Bill
  Committees: Criminal Jurisprudence
  Last Action: Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 48 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of English as the official language of Texas.
  Author: Patterson, Pete | et. al.
  Committees: State Affairs
  Last Action: Pending in committee
HJR 49 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the time in which a minor may bring a health care liability claim.
  Author: Patterson, Pete | et. al.
  Committees: Public Health
  Last Action: Referred to Public Health
HJR 50 (71st R.S.)
  Caption: Proposing a constitutional amendment to control the authority of the courts of this state to require the state or a local government to increase the level of funding for the judicial branch.
  Author: Shea, Gwyn
  Committees: Appropriations
  Last Action: 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
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