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TXSJR2PassProposing a constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes.
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2021-10-19
Filed with the Secretary of State
TXSJR13Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas Redistricting Commission to redistrict the Texas Legislature, Texas congressional districts, and State Board of Education districts and revising procedures for redistricting.
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2021-10-18
Filed
TXHJR9Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment reducing The University of Texas System's share of the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund, transferring to the national research university fund and general revenue fund a portion of the an...
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2021-10-15
To House Appropriations Committee
TXHJR13Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas university fund to provide funding for research activities conducted by public institutions of higher education in the Texas Tech University System or the University of Houston System.
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2021-10-15
To House Appropriations Committee
TXSJR1Engross
50%
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a judge or magistrate to impose the least restrictive conditions of bail that may be necessary and authorizing the denial of bail under some circumstances to a person accused of a violent or sexual offen...
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2021-10-14
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
TXHJR22Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to appropriate money from the economic stabilization fund to the foundation school fund and use the money to finance a temporary increase in the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxa...
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2021-10-08
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR6Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to limit the maximum appraised value of real property for ad valorem tax purposes to 103.5 percent or more of the appraised value of the property for the preceding tax year.
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2021-10-06
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR19Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to limit the maximum appraised value of residential real property for ad valorem tax purposes to 105 percent or more of the appraised value of the property for the preceding tax year, t...
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2021-10-06
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR20Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing honesty in state taxation.
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2021-10-04
Filed
TXHJR21Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that certain political subdivisions may impose on the residence homesteads of persons who are disabled or elderly and their surviving spouses.
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2021-10-04
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR18Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to provide for a credit against the ad valorem taxes imposed on property on which a solar energy device has been installed based on the cost of acquiring and installing the device.
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2021-09-30
Filed
TXHJR17Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to observing standard time year-round or observing daylight saving time year-round based on the results of a statewide referendum.
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2021-09-29
Filed
TXSJR12Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas Redistricting Commission to redistrict the Texas Legislature and Texas congressional districts and revising procedures for redistricting.
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2021-09-28
Filed
TXHJR4Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to require that the apportionment of members of the United States House of Representatives elected from this state be based on the most recent United States decennial census and preserve communities of interest to...
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2021-09-27
To House Redistricting Committee
TXHJR3Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to require the preservation of communities of interest in the apportionment of members of the Texas House of Representatives.
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2021-09-27
To House Redistricting Committee
TXHJR10Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of bail to an accused person if a judge or magistrate determines by clear and convincing evidence that requiring bail and conditions of release is insufficient to reasonably ensure the perso...
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2021-09-27
To House Constitutional Rights & Remedies Committee
TXHJR12Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a judge or magistrate to impose the least restrictive conditions of bail that may be necessary and authorizing the denial of bail under some circumstances to a person accused of a violent or sexual offen...
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2021-09-27
To House Constitutional Rights & Remedies Committee
TXHJR14Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxation by a school district and to reduce the amount of the limitation on school district ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence...
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2021-09-27
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR15Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas Redistricting Commission to redistrict the Texas Legislature and Texas congressional districts and revising procedures for redistricting.
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2021-09-27
To House Redistricting Committee
TXSJR11Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to develop and seek appropriate authorization under the federal Medicaid program to implement the Live Well Texas program to provide health benefit coverage to certain individuals.
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2021-09-27
Filed
TXHJR16Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
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2021-09-27
Filed
TXSJR10Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing the Texas Redistricting Commission to redistrict the United States House of Representatives and the Texas Legislature.
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2021-09-24
Filed
TXHJR11Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment creating the State Utilities Reliability Fund and the State Utilities Reliability Revenue Fund to provide financial support for projects that enhance the reliability and resiliency of water, electric, and natural ...
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2021-09-22
Filed
TXSJR9Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment reducing The University of Texas System's share of the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund, transferring to the national research university fund and general revenue fund a portion of the an...
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2021-09-21
Filed
TXSJR8Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment establishing an independent redistricting commission to establish districts for the election of the members of the United States House of Representatives elected from this state, the Texas Senate, and the Texas Ho...
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2021-09-20
Filed
TXHJR7Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the maximum amount of the local option residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation by a political subdivision.
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2021-09-17
Filed
TXHJR8Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that members of the legislature are not entitled to receive a state salary, per diem, or reimbursement for mileage for an unexcused absence when the applicable house of the legislature lacks a quorum.
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2021-09-17
Filed
TXHJR2Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the legislature to override a veto of the governor following a legislative session.
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2021-09-14
Filed
TXHJR1Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to provide for a credit against the ad valorem taxes imposed on property owned by a person who makes a donation to the state for the purpose of border security and to provide for the r...
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2021-09-09
Filed
TXSJR6Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the calculation of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by certain political subdivisions on the residence homestead of a person who is elderly or disabled.
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2021-09-08
Filed
TXSJR7Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment repealing the provision that subjects land designated for agricultural use to an additional tax when the land is diverted to a purpose other than agricultural use or sold.
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2021-09-08
Filed
TXSJR2PassProposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the reduction of the amount of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for general elementary and secondary public school purposes on the...
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2021-08-31
Co-author authorized
TXSJR3Engross
50%
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a judge or magistrate to impose the least restrictive conditions of bail that may be necessary and authorizing the denial of bail under some circumstances to a person accused of a violent or sexual offen...
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2021-08-31
Co-author authorized
TXSJR16Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to remove the governor's line-item veto authority.
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2021-08-31
Filed
TXHJR26Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the reduction of the amount of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for general elementary and secondary public school purposes on the...
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2021-08-27
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR28Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to expand eligibility for Medicaid to certain persons under the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
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2021-08-25
Filed
TXHJR2Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the reduction of the amount of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for general elementary and secondary public school purposes on the...
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2021-08-23
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR1Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a judge or magistrate to impose the least restrictive conditions of bail that may be necessary and authorizing the denial of bail under some circumstances to a person accused of a violent or sexual offen...
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2021-08-23
To House Constitutional Rights & Remedies Committee
TXHJR5Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the denial of bail to an accused person if a judge or magistrate determines by clear and convincing evidence that requiring bail and conditions of release is insufficient to reasonably ensure the perso...
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2021-08-23
To House Constitutional Rights & Remedies Committee
TXHJR6Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to increase the amount of the exemption of residence homesteads from ad valorem taxation by a school district and to reduce the amount of the limitation on school district ad valorem taxes imposed on the residence...
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2021-08-23
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR9Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment to reduce the number of members of each House required to constitute a quorum to a majority.
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2021-08-23
To House State Affairs Committee
TXHJR16Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing that members of the legislature are not entitled to receive a state salary, per diem, or reimbursement for mileage for an unexcused absence when the applicable house of the legislature lacks a quorum.
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2021-08-23
To House State Affairs Committee
TXHJR14Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for an exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes of a dollar amount or a percentage, whichever is greater, of the market value of a residence homestead and providing for a reduction o...
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2021-08-23
To House Ways & Means Committee
TXHJR27Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the governor from vetoing an item of appropriation made to the legislative or judicial branch of state government, including to an agency the primary purpose of which is to assist those branches of gov...
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2021-08-20
Filed
TXHJR25Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment creating the State Utilities Reliability Fund and the State Utilities Reliability Revenue Fund to provide financial support for projects that enhance the reliability and resiliency of water, electric, and natural ...
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2021-08-18
Filed
TXSJR15Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the appropriation of certain surplus state revenue for the purpose of reducing school district maintenance and operations ad valorem taxes.
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2021-08-17
Filed
TXSJR14Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment reducing The University of Texas System's share of the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund, transferring to the national research university fund and general revenue fund a portion of the an...
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2021-08-13
Filed
TXHJR24Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment reducing The University of Texas System's share of the income and other benefits of the permanent university fund, transferring to the national research university fund and general revenue fund a portion of the an...
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2021-08-13
Filed
TXSJR6Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the calculation of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed by certain political subdivisions on the residence homestead of a person who is elderly or disabled.
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2021-08-11
Co-author authorized
TXSJR8Intro
25%
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring a member of the legislature to be in the state in order to receive a per diem during a legislative session.
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2021-08-11
Co-author authorized
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