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Select bill Bill Session Author & Sponsor Caption Committees Last action
HJR 1 71-0 (1989) Author: Hightower, Allen | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for acquiring, constructing, or equipping corrections institutions. House: Corrections Referred to subcommittee
HJR 2 71-0 (1989) Author: Morales, Dan | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for state funding of new legislative mandates on local governments. House: State Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 3 71-0 (1989) Author: Repp, Glenn Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit increases in ad valorem taxes for schools imposed on the homesteads of certain surviving spouses of elderly persons. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HJR 4 71-0 (1989) Author: Russell, Sam
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the members of a hospital district board to serve four-year terms. House: County Affairs
Senate: Health & Human Services
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 5 71-0 (1989) Author: Hollowell, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the imposition of a fee or tax on a person who collects a tax for the state. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HJR 6 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al.
Sponsor: Krier, Cynthia
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. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 7 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 8 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard 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.... House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 9 71-0 (1989) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation certain tangible personal property located in the state. House: Ways & Means Pending in committee
HJR 10 71-0 (1989) Author: Hury, James 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.... House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 11 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Sam Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting parole for persons who repeatedly commit certain violent offenses. House: Criminal Jurisprudence No action taken in committee
HJR 12 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing jury instructions on good time and eligibility for parole and mandatory supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 13 71-0 (1989) Author: Willy, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation certain property of nonprofit veterans organizations. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 14 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain property temporarily in the state for commercial purposes. House: Ways & Means Posting rule suspended
HJR 15 71-0 (1989) Author: Ovard, A.R. 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.... House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 16 71-0 (1989) Author: Kubiak, L.B. | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for annual legislative sessions. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 17 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a municipality from imposing an income tax. House: Ways & Means Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
HJR 18 71-0 (1989) Author: Beauchamp, Jerry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the order of business of the house of representatives and senate when convened in regular session. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 19 71-0 (1989) Author: Richardson, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of crime victims. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 20 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the imposition of personal net income taxes. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 21 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al. 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. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HJR 22 71-0 (1989) Author: Blackwood, Bill 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. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Pending in committee
HJR 23 71-0 (1989) Author: Moreno, Paul Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the compensation and per diem for members of the legislature. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 24 71-0 (1989) Author: Moreno, Paul Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for annual legislative sessions. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 25 71-0 (1989) Author: Telford, Barry Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county treasurer in Red River County. House: County Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HJR 26 71-0 (1989) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of the Texas strategic fund and programs benefiting the economic development of the state. House: Business & Commerce Referred to Business & Commerce
HJR 27 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of initiative. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 28 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of petition. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 29 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of ratification. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 30 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of recall. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 31 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of referendum. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 32 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Terral
Sponsor: Ratliff, Bill
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit and regulate raffles conducted by certain nonprofit organizations for charitable purposes. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 33 71-0 (1989) Author: Perry, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
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. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 34 71-0 (1989) Author: Beauchamp, Jerry Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the terms of members of the house of representatives from two years to four years. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 35 71-0 (1989) Author: Warner, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the qualifications for office of certain justices and judges. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 36 71-0 (1989) Author: Cuellar, Henry
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county treasurer in Webb County. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Point of order sustained
HJR 37 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the imposition of both a corporate income tax and a franchise tax on the assets of corporations. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 38 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit or limit the imposition of certain state and local taxes. House: Ways & Means Pending in committee
HJR 39 71-0 (1989) Author: Perez, Nicolas Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for six-person juries in civil cases. House: Judiciary Referred to Judiciary
HJR 40 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
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. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 41 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit each house of the legislature to determine its order of business during a legislative session. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 42 71-0 (1989) Author: Hollowell, Bill | et. al. 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.... House: Ways & Means Pending in committee
HJR 43 71-0 (1989) Author: Garcia, Orlando Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the candidacy of a district judge for another office. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HJR 44 71-0 (1989) Author: Craddick, Tom Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing encumbrances on business homestead property. House: Financial Institutions Referred to subcommittee
HJR 45 71-0 (1989) Author: Gibson, Bruce
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by a nonprofit water supply or wastewater service corporation. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Reported favorably w/o amendments
HJR 46 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Dalton 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. House: Appropriations Record vote
HJR 47 71-0 (1989) Author: Carter, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the accused's right of confrontation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 48 71-0 (1989) Author: Patterson, Pete | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of English as the official language of Texas. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 49 71-0 (1989) Author: Patterson, Pete | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the time in which a minor may bring a health care liability claim. House: Public Health Referred to Public Health
HJR 50 71-0 (1989) Author: Shea, Gwyn 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. House: Appropriations 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 51 71-0 (1989) Author: Harrison, Dudley | et. al.
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the issuance of bonds and state financing of development and production of Texas products and businesses. House: Agriculture & Livestock
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 52 71-0 (1989) Author: Gibson, Bruce | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appointment of appellate justices and judges and certain district judges by the governor and to confirmation elections on a nonpartisan ballot of those justices... House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 53 71-0 (1989) Author: Eckels, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the legislature to set the amount of the per diem for members of the legislature. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 54 71-0 (1989) Author: Stiles, Mark Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to permitting the legislature to require a justice of the Texas Supreme Court to hear and render judgment in certain suits seeking a declaratory judgment. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 55 71-0 (1989) Author: Cuellar, Henry Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county surveyor in Webb County. House: County Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HJR 56 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption of business inventories from ad valorem taxation. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 57 71-0 (1989) Author: Colbert, Paul Proposing a constitutional amendment to provide for annual budget sessions, to provide for an apportionment of senate and house districts according to population, and to provide for terms of four years for members of the.... House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 58 71-0 (1989) Author: Russell, Sam Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county surveyor in Cass County. House: County Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HJR 59 71-0 (1989) Author: Granoff, Al Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize an employee voluntarily to designate the donation of any portion of the employee's earned income to certain organizations chosen by the employee. House: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
HJR 60 71-0 (1989) Author: Thomas, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide the public with an investment alternative to use in financing a college education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HJR 61 71-0 (1989) Author: Culberson, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of the permanent and available school funds. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HJR 62 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of local tax on motor fuels. House: Ways & Means Pending in committee
HJR 63 71-0 (1989) Author: Robnett, Nolan Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize local governments to invest their funds as authorized by law. House: Financial Institutions Referred to subcommittee
HJR 64 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county surveyor in Harris County. House: County Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HJR 65 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance certain local public facilities. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 66 71-0 (1989) Author: Uher, D.R. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the exemption from ad valorem taxation of boats and other property used in the commercial taking of fish, shrimp, and other marine life. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 67 71-0 (1989) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the automatic resignation of a justice of the supreme court or a judge of the court of criminal appeals who becomes a candidate for certain offices. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 68 71-0 (1989) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to limit or otherwise regulate investment of certain funds in entities doing business in Northern Ireland. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 69 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan | et. al.
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the attorney general from holding certain other elective offices during and for four years after the term for which the attorney general was elected. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
HJR 70 71-0 (1989) Author: Colbert, Paul Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the issuance of bonds and state financing of development and production of Texas products and businesses. House: Science & Technology 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 71 71-0 (1989) Author: Culberson, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to require a two-thirds vote of the membership of each house of the legislature to enact certain tax bills. House: State Affairs Postponed in committee
HJR 72 71-0 (1989) Author: Culberson, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the imposition of both a personal income tax and a sales and use tax at the same time. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 73 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Patricia Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to filling vacancies in certain judicial offices. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 74 71-0 (1989) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the election of certain judges from single-member districts or divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 75 71-0 (1989) Author: Ovard, A.R. Proposing a constitutional amendment changing the name of the court of criminal appeals. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 76 71-0 (1989) Author: Perry, Rick Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the automatic resignation from office of certain public officials seeking other elective office. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HJR 77 71-0 (1989) Author: Uher, D.R. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the apportionment of senate and house districts according to population. House: State Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 78 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing encumbrances on homestead property and providing a method of preventing a homestead from being used as security for loans under this amendment. House: Financial Institutions Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HJR 79 71-0 (1989) Author: Hammond, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to successive amendments in 1989 to the city charter of the City of Dallas. House: Elections 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 80 71-0 (1989) Author: Vowell, Jack Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation by taxing units in El Paso County of certain property temporarily in the state for commercial purposes. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HJR 81 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance the restoration of and improvements to the State Capitol and the General Land Office Building. House: Cultural and Hist. Resources Pending in committee
HJR 82 71-0 (1989) Author: Campbell, Ben Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize certain counties to adopt a charter restructuring county offices and redistributing the functions of county government among those offices. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HJR 83 71-0 (1989) Author: Evans, Larry | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the redistricting of judicial districts in certain counties. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 84 71-0 (1989) Author: Evans, Larry | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain district courts from single-member districts or divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 85 71-0 (1989) Author: McKinney, Mike Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the authority of the legislature to provide by general or special law for the creation, establishment, maintenance, and operation of a hospital district. House: County Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
HJR 86 71-0 (1989) Author: Watkins, Gary Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the offices of county surveyor and county constable in Ector County. House: County Affairs Pending in subcommittee
HJR 87 71-0 (1989) Author: Perry, Rick Proposing a constitutional amendment to modify the provisions for the redemption of property sold at a tax sale. House: Ways & Means Pending in subcommittee
HJR 88 71-0 (1989) Author: Smith, Terral Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the compensation to victims of crime fund in the constitution. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
HJR 89 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds for certain state facilities. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 90 71-0 (1989) Author: Williamson, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the Governor to appoint members of the Legislature to boards, commissions, committees and other appointive panels in the Executive Department of State government. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 91 71-0 (1989) Author: Saunders, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county treasurer in Colorado County. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HJR 92 71-0 (1989) Author: Watkins, Gary Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to adequate compensation including benefits from a taking for public use. House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 93 71-0 (1989) Author: Luna III, Albert Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide the public with an investment alternative in financing a college education. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HJR 94 71-0 (1989) Author: McCollough, Parker Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the legislature to authorize a state agency to collect certain fees or compensation at a time after the agency provides printed matter, reproduced information.... House: State Affairs 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 95 71-0 (1989) Author: Uher, D.R. Proposing a constitutional amendment to restore to the constitution a requirement that the subject of a bill be expressed correctly and informatively in a summarizing caption, to establish a requirement.... House: State Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 96 71-0 (1989) Author: Culberson, John Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for equal educational opportunity and authorizing the legislature to determine the methods by which school districts are formed, school district taxes are.... House: State Affairs Postponed in committee
HJR 97 71-0 (1989) Author: Hury, James Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain districts from single-member districts or divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 98 71-0 (1989) Author: Warner, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide staggered terms for justices and chief justices of the courts of appeals. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 99 71-0 (1989) Author: Wentworth, Jeff 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. House: Ways & Means Referred to subcommittee
HJR 100 71-0 (1989) Author: Colbert, Paul Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the guarantee of bonds issued by the State to fund local schools by the permanent school fund. House: Public Education 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 101 71-0 (1989) Author: Hightower, Allen
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to organize and combine various state agencies that perform criminal justice functions. House: Corrections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 102 71-0 (1989) Author: Hudson, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the compensation of the lieutenant governor and members of the legislature. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
HJR 103 71-0 (1989) Author: Schlueter, Stan Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the creation of an institution of higher education by the governing board of an existing university system and authorizing the governing board of a public.... House: Higher Education Referred to Higher Education
HJR 104 71-0 (1989) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance certain local public water, sewer, and road projects in impoverished counties. House: Natural Resources Referred to subcommittee
HJR 105 71-0 (1989) Author: Hill, Patricia | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing a time within which asbestos cost-recovery actions may be brought. House: Judicial Affairs Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HJR 106 71-0 (1989) Author: Danburg, Debra Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the funding to or on behalf of needy dependent children and their caretakers. House: Human Services 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 107 71-0 (1989) Author: Waterfield, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize abolishing the office of constable in certain counties. House: County Affairs Referred to County Affairs
HJR 108 71-0 (1989) Author: Carter, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for establishing a computer-based system for reading, classing, matching and storing fingerprints and acquiring.... House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 109 71-0 (1989) Author: Patterson, Pete Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain land used for agricultural education by the public schools. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 110 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for issuance of general obligation bonds to finance housing for the homeless. House: Ways & Means 1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
HJR 111 71-0 (1989) Author: Gibson, Bruce Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the commissioner of agriculture. House: Government Organization Pending in committee
SJR 2 71-0 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendments
SJR 3 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the terms of office of district judges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 4 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Morales, Dan
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing jury instructions on good time and eligibility for parole and mandatory supervision. House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 5 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the issuance of an additional $500 million of Texas water development bonds for water supply, water quality, and flood control purposes. House: Natural Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 6 71-0 (1989) Author: Bivins, Teel Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit the imposition of personal or corporate net income taxes. Senate: Finance Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 7 71-0 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the election of justices to the supreme court from single-member districts. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 8 71-0 (1989) Author: Henderson, Don Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide the public with an investment alternative to use in financing a college education. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 9 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the election of justices to the courts of appeals from single-member or multimember districts. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 10 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the election of justices to the supreme court and court of criminal appeals from single-member districts. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 11 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation certain personal property temporarily in the state for certain purposes. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 12 71-0 (1989) Author: Harris, O.H. Proposing a constitutional amendment to change the oath for elected and appointed officers. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 13 71-0 (1989) Author: Sims, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the time during which a person may apply for a patent on public land. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 14 71-0 (1989) Author: Caperton, Kent
Sponsor: Uher, D.R.
Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow certain public employees serving on the governing body of a political subdivision to be compensated for that service. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SJR 15 71-0 (1989) Author: Leedom, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit capital gains from the permanent school fund to be deposited to the credit of the available school fund. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 16 71-0 (1989) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Proposing a constitutional amendment to abolish the office of county surveyor in certain counties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 17 71-0 (1989) Author: Zaffirini, Judith 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. Senate: Criminal Justice Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SJR 18 71-0 (1989) Author: Brooks, Chet Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation certain property of nonprofit veterans organizations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 19 71-0 (1989) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment to create a fire department emergency fund and to authorize the state to provide scholarships, grants, loans, and other financial assistance to local fire ... Senate: Economic Development Co-author authorized
SJR 20 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation certain property of nonprofit veterans organizations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 21 71-0 (1989) Author: Henderson, Don Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to qualifications for office of certain judges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 22 71-0 (1989) Author: Caperton, Kent Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appointment of appellate justices and judges and certain district judges by the governor and to confirmation elections on a nonpartisan ballot ... Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 23 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to limit increases in ad valorem taxes for schools imposed on the homesteads of certain surviving spouses of elderly persons and to provide for the administration of certain... Senate: Finance Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 24 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob
Sponsor: Hightower, Allen
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for acquiring, constructing, or equipping corrections institutions, youth corrections institutions, and mental.... House: Corrections
Senate: Finance
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 25 71-0 (1989) Author: Caperton, Kent Proposing a constitutional amendment granting a person whose land is wholly or partially surrounded by the land of another person the right to an easement over the surrounding land. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Pending in committee
SJR 26 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to provide financial assistance to agricultural businesses of Texas to increase, improve, and expand the production, processing... Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SJR 27 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl Relating to the institutions eligible to benefit from the permanent university fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 28 71-0 (1989) Author: Sims, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize abolishing the office of constable in certain counties. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Failed to receive affirmative vote
SJR 29 71-0 (1989) Author: Glasgow, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the time in which a minor may bring a health care liability claim. Senate: Jurisprudence Left as pending business in s/c
SJR 30 71-0 (1989) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the ad valorem taxation of real property owned by a political subdivision of this state located outside the boundaries of the political subdivision. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 31 71-0 (1989) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation of property owned by a nonprofit water supply or wastewater service corporation. Senate: Finance Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 32 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of crime victims to be informed of, to be present at, and to be heard at certain criminal proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 33 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the redistricting of judicial districts in certain counties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 34 71-0 (1989) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: McKinney, Mike
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the authority of the legislature to provide by general or special law for the creation, establishment, maintenance, and operation of a hospital district. House: County Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 35 71-0 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment entitling Pan American University, Pan American University at Brownsville, and the University System of South Texas System Administration and the component institutions of that ..... Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 36 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the authorization for creation of a hospital district in a specified portion of Jefferson County. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SJR 37 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide by law for the creation, administration, operation, powers, duties, financing, and dissolution of indigent health care districts. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SJR 38 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain district courts from single-member districts or divisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 39 71-0 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the payment of bonds issued by the State to fund local schools. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 40 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to call a convention to revise the Texas Constitution. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 41 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the apportionment of senate and house districts according to population. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 42 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the creation of a program to provide capital facilities assistance to school districts having low taxable property values. Senate: Education No action taken in s/c
SJR 43 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to adequate compensation for a taking for public use. Senate: Jurisprudence Reported favorably w/amendments
SJR 44 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John
Sponsor: Smith, Terral
Proposing a constitutional amendment to eliminate certain time limitations relating to the issuance of Texas agricultural water conservation bonds. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 45 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for equal educational opportunity and authorizing the legislature to determine the methods by which school districts are formed, school district taxes are... Senate: Education Referred to Education
SJR 46 71-0 (1989) Author: Tejeda, Frank Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation certain property of nonprofit veterans organizations. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 47 71-0 (1989) Author: Tejeda, Frank Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of crime victims to be informed of, to be present at, and to be heard at certain criminal proceedings. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 48 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig Proposing a constitutional amendment to raise the maximum property tax rate that may be adopted by certain emergency services districts and to provide for the levy of the tax by the district or the . . . Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 49 71-0 (1989) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for creation of hospital districts in certain counties. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
SJR 50 71-0 (1989) Author: Montford, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the clarification and simplification of the notice of revaluation delivered to a property owner. House: Ways & Means
Senate: Finance
Referred to Ways & Means
SJR 51 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to provide for the election of certain district judges from single-member districts. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Special Subcommittee
SJR 52 71-0 (1989) Author: Whitmire, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to conform constitutional voting disqualifications to current law. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Elections
SJR 53 71-0 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill
Sponsor: Colbert, Paul
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the guarantee by the permanent school fund of bonds issued by the state to fund local schools. House: Public Education
Senate: Education
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 54 71-0 (1989) Author: McFarland, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to organize and combine various state agencies that perform criminal justice functions. Senate: Criminal Justice Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
SJR 55 71-0 (1989) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Morales, Dan
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the authority of the legislature to enact laws making the videotaped testimony of a child admissible in child abuse cases and to the accused's right.... House: Criminal Jurisprudence
Senate: Criminal Justice
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SJR 56 71-0 (1989) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the disposition at death of certain community property. House: Judiciary
Senate: Jurisprudence
Referred to Judiciary
SJR 57 71-0 (1989) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to successive amendments in 1989 to the city charter of the City of Dallas. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 58 71-0 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing a time within which asbestos cost-recovery actions may be brought. House: Judicial Affairs
Senate: Jurisprudence
Pending in committee
SJR 59 71-0 (1989) Author: Leedom, John
Sponsor: Robnett, Nolan
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize local governments to invest their funds as authorized by law. House: Financial Institutions
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 60 71-0 (1989) Author: Parmer, Hugh Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance certain local public water, sewer, and road projects in impoverished counties. House: Natural Resources
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Natural Resources
SJR 61 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of initiative. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Elections
SJR 62 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of petition. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Elections
SJR 63 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of ratification. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Elections
SJR 64 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of recall. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Elections
SJR 65 71-0 (1989) Author: Krier, Cynthia Proposing a constitutional amendment to reserve to the people the power of referendum. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Elections
SJR 66 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment to modify the provisions for the redemption of real property sold at a tax sale. Senate: Finance Record vote
SJR 67 71-0 (1989) Author: Dickson, Temple Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize local governments to invest their funds as authorized by law. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SJR 68 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the rights of the state and the defendant in a criminal case. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 69 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a municipality from imposing an income tax. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 70 71-0 (1989) Author: Green, Gene Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to grant ad valorem tax relief to preserve wetland and waterfront property. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 71 71-0 (1989) Author: Brown, J.E.
Sponsor: Tallas, Jim
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the election of a district attorney in Fort Bend County. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 72 71-0 (1989) Author: Sims, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the exemption from ad valorem taxation of certain land used for agricultural education by the public schools. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 73 71-0 (1989) Author: Washington, Craig Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to removing the limitation on the maximum amount paid out of state funds for assistance grants to needy dependent children and their caretakers. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SJR 74 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet | et. al.
Sponsor: Delco, Wilhelmina
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to assist in financing the Texas opportunity plan fund to make loans to students.... House: Higher Education
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
SJR 75 71-0 (1989) Author: Parmer, Hugh
Sponsor: Hinojosa, Juan
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for issuance of general obligation bonds to finance a housing trust fund. House: Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SJR 76 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for issuance of general obligation bonds to finance child care facilities on employers' premises. Senate: Health & Human Services Referred to Health & Human Services
SJR 1 71-1 (1989) Author: Parmer, Hugh Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for issuance of general obligation bonds to finance a housing trust fund. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HJR 1 71-2 (1989) Author: Morales, Dan | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to pay local governments for state-required standards, levels of service, and procedures. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 2 71-2 (1989) Author: Eckels, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the legislature to set the amount of the per diem for members of the legislature. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 3 71-2 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 4 71-2 (1989) Author: Evans, Larry | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain district courts from single-member districts or divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 5 71-2 (1989) Author: Perry, Rick Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to a person charged with sexual assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 6 71-2 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for issuance of general obligation bonds to finance housing for the homeless. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 7 71-2 (1989) Author: Hill, Patricia Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the filling of vacancies in the offices of district judges by appointment of the governor. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 8 71-2 (1989) Author: Uher, D.R. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the apportionment of judicial districts. House: Redistricting Reported favorably with substitute
HJR 9 71-2 (1989) Author: Criss, Lloyd Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the compensation of members of the legislature and to the creation, powers, and duties of the State Ethics Enforcement Commission. Filed
SJR 1 71-2 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 2 71-2 (1989) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 3 71-2 (1989) Author: Lyon, Ted | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain district courts from single-member districts or divisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 4 71-2 (1989) Author: Glasgow, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the filling of vacancies in the offices of district judges by appointment of the governor. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 5 71-2 (1989) Author: Haley, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for assisting school districts in acquiring, building and renovating school facilities. Senate: Education Referred to Education
HJR 3 71-3 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for issuance of general obligation bonds to finance housing for the homeless. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 4 71-3 (1990) Author: Criss, Lloyd Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the compensation of members of the legislature and to the creation, powers, and duties of the State Ethics Enforcement Commission. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 5 71-3 (1990) Author: Perry, Rick Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to a person charged with sexual assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 6 71-3 (1990) Author: Perry, Rick Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to certain persons charged with sexual assault or aggravated sexual assault. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence
HJR 7 71-3 (1990) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the redistricting of judicial districts in certain counties. House: Judicial Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 8 71-3 (1990) Author: Larry, Jerald Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to provide for the election of certain district judges from single-member judicial divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 9 71-3 (1990) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain district courts from single-member districts or divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HJR 10 71-3 (1990) Author: Perry, Rick Proposing a constitutional amendment declaring that the condemnation of property to provide a public access road to land that does not have a public access road constitutes and serves a public use and purpose. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 11 71-3 (1990) Author: Shine, Hugh Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a corporate income tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 12 71-3 (1990) Author: Morales, Dan | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to compliance by local governments with state-required standards, levels of service, and procedures. House: State Affairs Coauthor authorized
HJR 13 71-3 (1990) Author: Shine, Hugh Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a personal income tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 14 71-3 (1990) Author: Hury, James 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.... House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 15 71-3 (1990) Author: Gibson, Bruce Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a personal income tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 16 71-3 (1990) Author: Smith, Terral Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appointment of appellate justices and judges by the governor and to confirmation elections on a nonpartisan ballot of those justices and judges.... House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 17 71-3 (1990) Author: Smith, Terral Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the appointment of certain district judges by the governor and to confirmation elections on a nonpartisan ballot of those judges from single-member divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SJR 1 71-3 (1990) Author: Haley, Bill | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for assisting school districts in acquiring, building and renovating school facilities. House: Public Education
Senate: Committee of the Whole
Referred to Public Education
SJR 2 71-3 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to provide for the election of certain district judges from single-member judicial divisions. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SJR 3 71-3 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public education. Senate: Committee of the Whole Referred to S/C on Public Education
SJR 4 71-3 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public purposes. Senate: Committee of the Whole Referred to S/C on Public Education
SJR 5 71-3 (1990) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to a person charged with sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 6 71-3 (1990) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to certain persons charged with sexual assault or aggravated sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 7 71-3 (1990) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to distribution of the available school fund. Senate: Committee of the Whole Record vote
SJR 8 71-3 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance a permanent public school facilities fund. Senate: Committee of the Whole Referred to S/C on Public Education
SJR 9 71-3 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the election of justices to the courts of appeals from single-member or multimember districts. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SJR 10 71-3 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain other courts from single-member districts or divisions. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SJR 11 71-3 (1990) Author: Leedom, John Proposing a constitutional amendment permitting the legislature to authorize the transfer of certain funds from the permanent school fund to the available school fund. Senate: Committee of the Whole Referred to S/C on Public Education
SJR 12 71-3 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment to revise the provisions governing senate and house redistricting. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 13 71-3 (1990) Author: Montford, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of the supreme court and authorizing the legislature to provide for the election of justices to the supreme court from single-member districts. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 14 71-3 (1990) Author: Montford, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of the court of criminal appeals and authorizing the legislature to provide for the election of judges of the court of criminal appeals from. . . . . . Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 15 71-3 (1990) Author: Montford, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of the courts of appeals and to the election of justices to those courts from single-member divisions. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HJR 3 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 4 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for issuance of general obligation bonds to finance housing for the homeless. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 5 71-4 (1990) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 6 71-4 (1990) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain district courts from single-member districts or divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Pending in committee
HJR 7 71-4 (1990) Author: Gibson, Bruce Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a personal income tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 8 71-4 (1990) Author: Eckels, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the legislature to set the amount of the per diem for members of the legislature. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 9 71-4 (1990) Author: Hill, Patricia Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of the supreme court and the court of criminal appeals and to the election of justices and judges of those courts by place from single-member districts. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
SJR 1 71-4 (1990) Author: Parker, Carl Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to distribution of the available school fund. Senate: Select Committee on Public Education No action taken in committee
SJR 2 71-4 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to provide for the election of certain district judges from single-member judicial divisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 3 71-4 (1990) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to a person charged with sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 4 71-4 (1990) Author: Brown, J.E. Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the denial of bail to certain persons charged with sexual assault or aggravated sexual assault. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SJR 5 71-4 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance a permanent public school facilities fund. Senate: Select Committee on Public Education Referred to Select Comt. on Public Education
SJR 6 71-4 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the election of justices to the courts of appeals from single-member or multimember districts. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 7 71-4 (1990) Author: Haley, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for assisting school districts in acquiring, building and renovating school facilities. Senate: Select Committee on Public Education Referred to Select Comt. on Public Education
SJR 8 71-4 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public education. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 9 71-4 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public purposes. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 10 71-4 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment to revise the provisions governing senate and house redistricting. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SJR 11 71-4 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain other courts from single-member districts or divisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 12 71-4 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to foreign lottery tickets. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 1 71-5 (1990) Author: Eckels, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the legislature to set the amount of the per diem for members of the legislature. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 2 71-5 (1990) Author: Smith, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the consolidation of school districts without approval of the board of trustees or the qualified voters of each district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HJR 3 71-5 (1990) Author: Evans, Larry Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain district courts from single-member districts or divisions. House: Judicial Affairs Referred to Judicial Affairs
HJR 4 71-5 (1990) Author: Gibson, Bruce Proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a personal income tax. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HJR 5 71-5 (1990) Author: Willis, Doyle Proposing constitutional amendments relating to the compensation of the lieutenant governor and members of the legislature. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 6 71-5 (1990) Author: Culberson, John | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for equal educational opportunity and authorizing the legislature to determine the methods by which school districts are formed, school district taxes are.... Filed
HJR 7 71-5 (1990) Author: Danburg, Debra Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the written statement required by Article XVI, Section 1, of the Texas Constitution. Filed
SJR 1 71-5 (1990) Author: Haley, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for assisting school districts in acquiring, building and renovating school facilities. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SJR 2 71-5 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public education. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 3 71-5 (1990) Author: Uribe, Hector Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery, the revenues of which may be used only for public purposes. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 4 71-5 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the composition of certain courts and to the election of justices and judges of those courts and certain other courts from single-member districts or divisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 5 71-5 (1990) Author: Glasgow, Bob Proposing a constitutional amendment to revise the provisions governing senate and house redistricting. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably w/o amendments
SJR 6 71-5 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the election of justices to the courts of appeals from single- member or multimember districts. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 7 71-5 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the legislature to provide for the election of certain district judges from single-member judicial divisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 8 71-5 (1990) Author: Johnson, Eddie Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to finance a permanent public school facilities fund. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SJR 9 71-5 (1990) Author: Bivins, Teel Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to distribution of the available school fund. Senate: Education Record vote
SJR 10 71-5 (1990) Author: Edwards, Chet Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the procedures for filling vacancies in certain state and district offices. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HJR 1 71-6 (1990) Author: Willis, Doyle
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the compensation of the lieutenant governor and members of the legislature. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Point of order sustained
HJR 2 71-6 (1990) Author: Danburg, Debra Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the written statement required by Article XVI, Section 1, of the Texas Constitution. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 3 71-6 (1990) Author: Smith, Richard Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the consolidation of school districts without approval of the board of trustees or the qualified voters of each district. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HJR 4 71-6 (1990) Author: Eckels, Robert Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit the legislature to set the amount of the per diem for members of the legislature. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HJR 5 71-6 (1990) Author: Berlanga, Hugo Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the procedures for filling vacancies in certain state and district offices. Filed
SJR 1 71-6 (1990) Author: Haley, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds for assisting school districts in acquiring, building and renovating school facilities. Senate: Education Posting rule suspended
SJR 2 71-6 (1990) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Berlanga, Hugo
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the procedures for filling vacancies in certain state and district offices. House: State Affairs
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State

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