TX SB1989 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on March 10 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-05-08 - Left pending in committee
Pending: Senate State Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting for judicial offices.

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Title

Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting for judicial offices.

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History

DateChamberAction
2017-05-08SenateLeft pending in committee
2017-05-08SenateTestimony taken in committee
2017-05-08SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-05-08SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-03-27SenateReferred to State Affairs
2017-03-27SenateRead first time
2017-03-10SenateFiled
2017-03-10SenateReceived by the Secretary of the Senate

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