House Committee on Constitutional Revision, Select - 76th R.S. (1999)

Committee: House Constitutional Revision, Select
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: House Select Committee on Constitutional Revision, Texas House of Representatives interim report, 2000 : a report to the House of Representatives, 77th Texas Legislature.
Subjects: Constitutional amendments | Texas Constitution |
Library Call Number: L1836.76 c765
Session: 76th R.S. (1999)
Online version: View report [51 pages  File size: 1,601 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Evaluate the public perception of the need for comprehensive revision of the Constitution. If appropriate, develop a plan for revision (such as an article-by-article review by a legislative committee over a prescribed period, establishment of a constitutional revision commission that includes scholars and members of the public, or a constitutional convention) including a proposed schedule.
2. Identify specific changes the public would support in Article 3 (Legislative Department), Article 5 (Judicial Department) and Article 16 (General Provisions).
3. Identify remaining obsolete, ineffective, executed or other irrelevant provisions of the Constitution.

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