HJR 53: Single Subject Requirement for Revisions or Amendments to the Constitution
JOINT RESOLUTION by Byrd ; Payne ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Beltran ; Brannan ; Diamond ; Drake ; Eskamani ; Fischer ; Grieco ; Hattersley ; Hill ; Killebrew ; Mercado ; Roach ; Roth ; Sabatini ; Toledo ; Yarborough
Single Subject Requirement for Revisions or Amendments to the Constitution; Proposes amendments to Sections 2 and 6 of Article XI of the State Constitution to limit each revision or amendment to the Constitution proposed by the constitution revision commission or the taxation and budget reform commission to one subject and matter directly connected therewith.
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 11/27/2018 House • Filed
1/3/2019 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 26
2/6/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 02/13/19, 4:00 pm, Sumner Hall
2/13/2019 House • Favorable by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 297
2/14/2019 House • Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 297
3/1/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 03/05/19, 4:30 pm, Morris Hall
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 26
• Favorable by State Affairs Committee; YEAS 22 NAYS 0 -HJ 350
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 350
4/12/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/16/19, 1:30 pm, Sumner Hall
4/16/2019 House • Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 744
4/17/2019 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 744
5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar
HJR 53, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/27/2018 at 8:32 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: Civil Justice Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 2/14/2019 (pdf)
State Affairs Committee (Post-Meeting) 3/5/2019 (pdf)
Judiciary Committee (Post-Meeting) 4/17/2019 (pdf)
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