House Committee on Elections - 66th R.S. (1979)
|Library Catalog Title:
|To the speaker and members of the Texas House of Representatives, 67th Legislature : report of the Committee on Elections, Texas House of Representatives.
|Campaign finance reform | Early voting | Financial disclosures | Primary elections | Secretary of State, Texas | Statutory revision | Voter registration | Voting by mail |
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|66th R.S. (1979)
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|This report should address the charges below.
|Conduct a study of the voter registration procedures in Texas and the consideration of the establishment of a uniform system to by used by all counties.
|Conduct a study of the system of absentee voting in Texas, including, but not limited to, such issues as the procedures for accounting for ballots, the feasibility of requiring the use of a special canvassing board, and the hours and places for absentee voting.
|Make and examination of the campaign reporting and disclosure requirements with emphasis on insuring fairness and responsibility.
|Study the feasibility of Texas joining with other southwestern or Sunbelt states in having a regional presidential primary.
|Monitor and assist the Legislative Council in the recodification of the election code.
|Oversight functions shall be conducted for all appropriations-related actions of those agencies assigned to this committee for appropriative purposes during the 66th Regular Session of the Legislature. The agencies include: Secretary of State (partial -- less Uniform Commercial Code)
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