CS/HB 609: Article V Constitutional Convention
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Wood ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Artiles ; Combee ; Hill ; Mayfield ; Metz ; Raburn ; Raulerson ; Rodrigues, R. ; Spano ; Steube
Article V Constitutional Convention; Establishes qualifications of delegates & alternate delegates to Article V constitutional convention; provides for appointment of delegates by Legislature; authorizes Legislature to recall delegate & fill vacancy; authorizes presiding officers to call special legislative session to carry out certain provisions relating to appointments; requires delegates to sign oath; provides for instructions to delegates; establishes circumstances under which convention vote is declared void; provides circumstances under which delegate's appointment is forfeited; establishes circumstances under which application to call Article V convention ceases to be continuing application & is deemed to have no effect; provides penalties; establishes delegate advisory group.
• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Ethics and Elections Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 52
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 02/19/14, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 8 NAYS 3 -HJ 160
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• Now in Ethics and Elections Subcommittee -HJ 151
• Introduced -HJ 52
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 145
• On Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections Subcommittee, 03/11/14, 8:30 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Ethics and Elections Subcommittee; YEAS 8 NAYS 3 -HJ 252
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 252
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/21/14, 9:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 338
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 338
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/09/14
• Read 2nd time -HJ 486
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 510
• CS passed; YEAS 73 NAYS 42 -HJ 511
• In Messages
• Referred to Judiciary; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 523
• Received -SJ 523
• Withdrawn from Judiciary; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 600
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 600
• Substituted for CS/SB 1008 -SJ 600
• Read 2nd time -SJ 600
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 647
• CS passed; YEAS 21 NAYS 15 -SJ 647
• Immediately certified -SJ 648
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 779
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2014-52
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