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HB 70 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 80 85-0 (2017) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 143 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 159 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 187 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to provide notice to certain persons of the right to vote. House: Corrections Considered in Calendars
HB 190 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to qualifications and registration of certain voters on parole or mandatory supervision. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 209 85-0 (2017) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to voter registration application forms in high schools. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 260 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to providing voter registration application forms to certain discharged inmates. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 368 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 384 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to documentation of proof of identification for voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 389 85-0 (2017) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the residence address of a person for purposes of a response to a confirmation notice sent by the voter registrar. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 469 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 521 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to the cancellation of a person's voter registration on notice that the person has acknowledged that the person is not a citizen. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 529 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting for certain persons. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 530 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the delivery of certain voter registration certificates. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 531 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses relating to an application for a ballot to be voted by mail; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 534 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the assistance of a voter; creating a criminal offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 580 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to information included on certain driver's licenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 581 85-0 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the issuance of, eligibility for, and use of limited term personal identification certificates and driver's licenses. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 672 85-0 (2017) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 905 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the procedures for registering to vote. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 910 85-0 (2017) Author: Romero, Ramon Relating to registration powers of volunteer deputy registrars. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 952 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to the use of e-mail on a vote by mail application. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 953 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to voter registration applications. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 955 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 956 85-0 (2017) Author: Ortega, Evelina "Lina" Relating to early voting by mail by any qualified voter. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 962 85-0 (2017) Author: Arévalo, Diana Relating to a study on the feasibility of electronic voter registration and applications for a ballot to be voted by mail for overseas military personnel. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1002 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to the issuance of a receipt by the Department of Public Safety to an applicant for a driver's license or personal identification certificate that may be used to show proof of voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1005 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1006 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1061 85-0 (2017) Author: Rinaldi, Matt | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to be affiliated with a political party to vote in that party's primary election or otherwise participate in that party's affairs; creating a criminal offense; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1072 85-0 (2017) Author: Lang, Mike | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to be affiliated with a political party to vote in that party's primary election or otherwise participate in that party's affairs; creating a criminal offense; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1079 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1129 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the restriction on participating in the primary election of more than one political party. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1173 85-0 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1213 85-0 (2017) Author: Nevárez, Poncho Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1307 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to qualifications and registration of certain voters on probation. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1347 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to requiring a voter to be affiliated with a political party to vote in that party's primary election or otherwise participate in that party's affairs; creating a criminal offense; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1353 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to requiring a voter to be affiliated with a political party to vote in that party's primary election or otherwise participate in that party's affairs; creating a criminal offense; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1681 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the acceptance of a voter at a polling place. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1702 85-0 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis Relating to the requirements for an application to vote an early voting ballot by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1797 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the offense of unacknowledged assistance to a voter in completing an application for a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1807 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to requiring the secretary of state to maintain certain information regarding provisional voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1897 85-0 (2017) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to registering to vote and voting while in custody at certain county jails and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1955 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1991 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to the requirements for submitting a statement of residence at a polling place. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2015 85-0 (2017) Author: Paul, Dennis | et. al.
Sponsor: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the disclosure of certain registration information by the voter registrar. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2202 85-0 (2017) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2293 85-0 (2017) Author: Neave, Victoria Relating to indicating ethnicity on the form for a voter registration application. House: General Investigating & Ethics Meeting cancelled
HB 2311 85-0 (2017) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to a voter's use of an application for a ballot to be voted by mail to update the voter's residence. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2324 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Relating to the deadline for volunteer deputy registrars to submit voter registration applications. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2358 85-0 (2017) Author: Metcalf, Will | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to eligible voters in a confirmation election for a conservation and reclamation district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Agriculture, Water & Rural Affairs
Effective on 1/1/18
HB 2436 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the protection of the rights of Texas voters without regard to race, color, ethnicity, or membership in a language minority group. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2452 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2481 85-0 (2017) Author: King, Phil | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2559 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to public inspection of mail ballot applications. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2676 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to the restoration of rights to certain persons convicted of a felony offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2701 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to early voting by certain persons who are caretakers of persons with certain disabilities. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2837 85-0 (2017) Author: Dean, Jay
Sponsor: Hughes, Bryan
Relating to removal of deceased voters from voter rolls. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/17
HB 2983 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the requirements for a person to vote in the precinct of the person's former residence. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2984 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to voting a limited ballot. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3022 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to the delivery of voter registration applications. House: Elections Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 3060 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina Relating to an opportunity to correct a defect in an early voting ballot voted by mail. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3068 85-0 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to the qualification of certain candidates for placement on the ballot. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3118 85-0 (2017) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to early voting by mail by any qualified voter. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3327 85-0 (2017) Author: Thierry, Shawn Relating to automatic voter registration of students enrolled in public institutions of higher education. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3328 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the disclosure of public information relating to expenditures for voter identification education. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3382 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to requiring a voter to be affiliated with a political party to vote in that party's primary election or otherwise participate in that party's affairs; creating a criminal offense; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3422 85-0 (2017) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to participation by the State of Texas in the interstate voter registration crosscheck program. House: Elections Postponed
HB 3474 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3490 85-0 (2017) Author: Anderson, Rodney Relating to maintenance of the statewide voter registration list. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3600 85-0 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the option of providing an e-mail address on a voter registration application and certificate. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3648 85-0 (2017) Author: Goldman, Craig Relating to identification for voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3662 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to the acceptance of a voter; creating an offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3667 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to the maintenance of the statewide voter registration list. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3668 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the proof of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States required for the issuance of a driver's license. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3686 85-0 (2017) Author: Swanson, Valoree Relating to the acceptance of a voter at a polling place; creating an offense; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3776 85-0 (2017) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to automatic cancellation of a voter's registration upon felony conviction. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3821 85-0 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to voting by the qualified voters of a water or sewer district wholly or partly annexed by a municipality. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3892 85-0 (2017) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to voter registration and voter registration information. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3943 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3944 85-0 (2017) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to volunteer deputy registrars; repealing a criminal offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 4000 85-0 (2017) Author: Simmons, Ron Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 4034 85-0 (2017) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to certain voter registration information. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HJR 31 85-0 (2017) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 5 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Phil | et. al.
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing a criminal penalty and increasing a criminal penalty. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/18
SB 136 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al. Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 143 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to the provision of the reason for rejecting a voter registration application. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 146 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to automatic update of voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 147 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 149 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 150 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 153 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting for certain persons. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 167 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 185 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 186 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 187 85-0 (2017) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 231 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 232 85-0 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to providing for voter registration at a polling place. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 284 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 285 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the right of an employee to time off from work to obtain an election identification certificate. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 426 85-0 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to early voting by mail by any qualified voter. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 643 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1230 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the cancellation of a person's voter registration on notice that the person has acknowledged that the person is not a citizen. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1820 85-0 (2017) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to an application for a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Elections
SB 1905 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to information provided by a voter to an election officer. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1914 85-0 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the examination of volunteer deputy registrars. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 2020 85-0 (2017) Author: Creighton, Brandon | et. al. Relating to voter information used for juror selections. House: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Senate: State Affairs
No action taken in committee
SB 2046 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to voting by the qualified voters of a water or sewer district wholly or partly annexed by a municipality. Senate: Intergovernmental Relations Referred to Intergovernmental Relations
SB 2197 85-0 (2017) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to documentation of proof of identification for voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 66 85-1 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 89 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al. Relating to early voting by certain persons who are caretakers of persons with certain disabilities. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 90 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al. Relating to an opportunity to correct a defect in an early voting ballot voted by mail and to the use of an application for an early voting ballot to change a voter's registration address within the county. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 207 85-1 (2017) Author: Huberty, Dan Relating to voting by the qualified voters of a water or sewer district wholly or partly annexed by a municipality. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 212 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 279 85-1 (2017) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 280 85-1 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the proof of citizenship or lawful presence in the United States required for the issuance of a driver's license. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 289 85-1 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 341 85-1 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to voting by mail and assistance provided to a voter. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 377 85-1 (2017) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the release of certain voter registration information. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 34 85-1 (2017) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to an opportunity to correct a defect in an early voting ballot voted by mail and to the use of an application for an early voting ballot to change a voter's registration address within the county. Filed
SB 36 85-1 (2017) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to early voting by mail by any qualified voter. Filed
SB 101 85-1 (2017) Author: Menéndez, José Relating to the release of certain voter registration information. Filed
SB 113 85-1 (2017) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to early voting by certain persons who are caretakers of persons with certain disabilities. Filed
HB 76 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 111 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to providing for voter registration at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 258 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris | et. al. Relating to the provision of the reason for rejecting a voter registration application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 260 84-0 (2015) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the provision of the reason for rejecting a voter registration application. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 295 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry | et. al. Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 303 84-0 (2015) Author: Canales, Terry Relating to documentation of proof of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 305 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to registering to vote and voting while in custody at certain county jails and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 312 84-0 (2015) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 428 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 430 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to a study on the feasibility of online voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 433 84-0 (2015) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to qualifications and registration of certain voters on probation. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 444 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 446 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to electronic voter registration in certain counties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 447 84-0 (2015) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 448 84-0 (2015) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 484 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the eligibility of a person to be a candidate for or holder of certain public elective offices. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 534 84-0 (2015) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al. Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 535 84-0 (2015) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al. Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 536 84-0 (2015) Author: Nevárez, Poncho | et. al. Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting for persons who are 65 years of age or older. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 621 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al.
Sponsor: Burton, Konni
Relating to the termination of a volunteer deputy registrar appointment. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 622 84-0 (2015) Author: Lozano, J. M. | et. al. Relating to verification of a voter's registration on offering to vote. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 732 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to the requirements for an official carrier envelope for a ballot to be voted by mail and materials accompanying the official carrier envelope. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 733 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 783 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 891 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie | et. al. Relating to establishing an interstate voter registration crosscheck program. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 913 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to the requirements pertaining to a ballot to be voted by mail and materials accompanying the official carrier envelope. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 953 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 954 84-0 (2015) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to an electronic application for voter registration and a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1096 84-0 (2015) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Bettencourt, Paul
Relating to the residence address of a person for purposes of a response to a confirmation notice sent by the registrar. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Not again placed on intent calendar
HB 1117 84-0 (2015) Author: Martinez, Armando Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1177 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the acceptance of a voter at a polling place. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1198 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to an application for a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 1204 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to provide notice to certain persons of the right to vote. House: Corrections Left pending in committee
HB 1308 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to the method of returning a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1407 84-0 (2015) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to the comparison of any list of the legal status of certain persons who are not citizens to the list of registered voters. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1448 84-0 (2015) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the provision of a voter's thumbprint with a mailed ballot. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1452 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the requirements for a person to vote in the precinct of the person's former residence. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1462 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses relating to an application for a ballot to be voted by mail; increasing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1563 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the procedures for registering to vote. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1831 84-0 (2015) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the authority of the attorney general to investigate election-related offenses. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1927 84-0 (2015) Author: Bonnen, Greg | et. al.
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan | et. al.
Relating to the procedures for applying for a ballot to be voted by mail; creating a criminal offense. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2028 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Relating to the applicability of canceling an application for a ballot to be voted by mail to subsequent elections. House: Elections Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
HB 2128 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the use of information from the lists of noncitizens excused or disqualified from jury service. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 2226 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to the use of e-mail on a vote by mail application. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2227 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to voter registration applications. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2371 84-0 (2015) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to qualifications and registration of certain voters on parole or mandatory supervision. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2382 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to in-person delivery of an application to vote an early voting ballot by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2383 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to a permanent request for an early voting ballot. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2384 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the period in which a person may submit an application to vote an early ballot by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2385 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to a voter's use of an application for a ballot to be voted by mail to update the voter's residence. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2386 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to eligibility for early voting by mail. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2387 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to eligibility for early voting by mail. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 2388 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the time for submitting an application for a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2576 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to restrictions on the assessment of the fee charged for issuance of certain birth records. House: Public Health Left pending in committee
HB 2724 84-0 (2015) Author: Blanco, César Relating to the method for submitting an application for voting by mail to the early voting clerk. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2856 84-0 (2015) Author: Nevárez, Poncho Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2889 84-0 (2015) Author: Hughes, Bryan | et. al. Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2925 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to the delivery of certain voter registration certificates. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2930 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting for certain persons. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2937 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike | et. al. Relating to the cancellation of a person's voter registration on notice that the person has acknowledged that the person is not a citizen. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2956 84-0 (2015) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the appointment and training of volunteer deputy registrars. House: Elections Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2960 84-0 (2015) Author: Schofield, Mike Relating to certain information reported to county voter registrars and to the Department of Public Safety and to the cancellation of a driver's license based on that information. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2980 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Justin | et. al. Relating to the method for submitting an application for voting by mail to the early voting clerk. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2983 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to the content of a temporary license issued by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2987 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to issuance of a receipt for a voter registration application that may be used for the purpose of voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3005 84-0 (2015) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie Relating to the deadlines for certain processes and procedures involving an election. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3034 84-0 (2015) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to the cancellation of a person's voter registration on receipt of a statement from a family member that the person is deceased. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3056 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to the procedures for applying for a ballot to be voted by mail; affecting the prosecution of a criminal offense. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3059 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron | et. al. Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3107 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to statements made by an election officer in a joint primary election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3138 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the delivery of voter registration applications. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3140 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to the disclosure of certain registration information by the voter registrar. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3267 84-0 (2015) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al. Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3779 84-0 (2015) Author: Kacal, Kyle Relating to providing certain persons with resources for notifying the voter registrar of a death and related procedures. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3786 84-0 (2015) Author: Phelan, Dade Relating to public inspection of provisional voting records. House: Elections Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 3832 84-0 (2015) Author: Reynolds, Ron Relating to voting a limited ballot. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HJR 50 84-0 (2015) Author: Howard, Donna | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HJR 70 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 84 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 85 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 141 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al. Relating to a voter educator program for high school seniors. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 142 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia | et. al.
Sponsor: Klick, Stephanie
Relating to the appointment and training of volunteer deputy registrars. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 143 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to the provision of the reason for rejecting a voter registration application. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 170 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 230 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 261 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to registration powers of volunteer deputy registrars. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 371 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to issuance of a receipt for a voter registration applicant. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 384 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to the electronic submission of an application to vote by mail. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 385 84-0 (2015) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 405 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to voter registration at the polling place during early voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 406 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to reforming the electoral process; creating a criminal offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 407 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to the acceptance of a voter. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 511 84-0 (2015) Author: Burton, Konni Relating to the termination of a volunteer deputy registrar appointment. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 727 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the right of an employee to time off from work to obtain an election identification certificate. Senate: Natural Resources & Economic Development Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development
SB 795 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Klick, Stephanie
Relating to establishing an interstate voter registration crosscheck program. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 796 84-0 (2015) Author: Perry, Charles Relating to the use of information from the lists of noncitizens excused or disqualified from jury service. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 897 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 982 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to acceptable forms of identification for voting for certain persons. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 983 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul | et. al.
Sponsor: Schofield, Mike
Relating to restrictions on the assessment of the fee charged for issuance of certain birth records. House: Public Health
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 984 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the residence address of a person for purposes of registration under the Election Code. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 985 84-0 (2015) Author: Bettencourt, Paul Relating to the acceptance of a voter at a polling place. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 990 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the protection of voting rights in the State of Texas; creating a criminal offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1074 84-0 (2015) Author: Zaffirini, Judith Relating to statements made by an election officer in a joint primary election. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1449 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1490 84-0 (2015) Author: Garcia, Sylvia Relating to issuance of a receipt for a voter registration application that may be used for the purpose of voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1703 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffman, Joan
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
Relating to the deadlines for certain processes and procedures involving an election. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1802 84-0 (2015) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the method of returning a ballot to be voted by mail. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 169 83-0 (2013) Author: Alonzo, Roberto | et. al. Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 198 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the correction of voter registration records following a change of address submitted to the United States Postal Service. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 216 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 289 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to investigate election-related offenses. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 313 83-0 (2013) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 331 83-0 (2013) Author: Guillen, Ryan Relating to registration powers of volunteer deputy registrars. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 370 83-0 (2013) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to registering to vote and voting while in custody at certain county jails and related procedures. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 464 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 465 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric | et. al. Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 466 83-0 (2013) Author: Johnson, Eric Relating to providing voter registration application forms to certain discharged inmates. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 490 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the determination that a voter is deceased. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 492 83-0 (2013) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the date by which a voter's registration becomes effective. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 579 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to a study on the feasibility of online voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 770 83-0 (2013) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to electronic submission of an application to vote by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 881 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to the creation of a cause of action for an employee prohibited from or penalized for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 927 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to voter registration; creating an offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 966 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim | et. al. Relating to the residence address of a person for purposes of registration under the Election Code. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1253 83-0 (2013) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to voter registration; creating an offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1559 83-0 (2013) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the use of information from the lists of noncitizens excused or disqualified from jury service. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1560 83-0 (2013) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to the offense of paying or receiving certain forms of compensation for assisting voters who vote early by mail; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1785 83-0 (2013) Author: Farney, Marsha Relating to the date by which a voter's registration becomes effective. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1837 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the registration of voters at certain polling places during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1838 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the registration of certain voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1839 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to the registration of certain voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1841 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to requirements for certain forms provided by a voter registrar. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1958 83-0 (2013) Author: Turner, Sylvester | et. al. Relating to voting by voters unable to enter a polling place. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2031 83-0 (2013) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to payments made to certain voter registrars for certain voter registration activities. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2060 83-0 (2013) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2263 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to requesting a replacement voter registration certificate by telephone or electronically. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2372 83-0 (2013) Author: Klick, Stephanie Relating to establishing an interstate voter registration crosscheck program. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2465 83-0 (2013) Author: Farias, Joe
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the secretary of state providing information to voters regarding their voting status through an Internet website. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2484 83-0 (2013) Author: Alvarado, Carol Relating to the establishment of Voter Education Month for public school students in grade 12. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2512 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the disclosure of certain information to the secretary of state for use in voter registration or the administration of elections. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2569 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to the methods by which a registrar must provide notice to an applicant of a rejected application for voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2570 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris
Sponsor: Garcia, Sylvia
Relating to voter registration; creating an offense. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 2601 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene Relating to voting a limited ballot on election day following the change of the county of residence by a voter. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2658 83-0 (2013) Author: Miles, Borris Relating to a limitation on the authority to cancel a voter's registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2728 83-0 (2013) Author: Gutierrez, Roland Relating to an online training program for volunteer deputy voter registrars. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3074 83-0 (2013) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 3081 83-0 (2013) Author: Wu, Gene
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the requirements for a person who has recently moved to vote in the precinct of the person's former or current residence. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 3104 83-0 (2013) Author: Morrison, Geanie Relating to certain election practices and procedures. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3253 83-0 (2013) Author: Zerwas, John
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to the notation of death on a birth certificate and the release of birth certificate information for certain purposes. House: Public Health
Senate: Health & Human Services
Effective immediately
HB 3340 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3342 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the designation of super voters. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3565 83-0 (2013) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the eligibility of certain early voting ballots voted by mail to be counted. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3593 83-0 (2013) Author: Burnam, Lon | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the determination that a voter is deceased. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 3610 83-0 (2013) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to requirements for regular deputy voter registrars. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3719 83-0 (2013) Author: Martinez Fischer, Trey Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 81 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 315 83-0 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al.
Sponsor: Strama, Mark | et. al.
Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 550 83-0 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos | et. al. Relating to the determination that a voter is deceased. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 568 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures; modifying the penalty for the offense of false statement on a voter registration application. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 910 83-0 (2013) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Morrison, Geanie
Relating to certain election practices and procedures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/13
SB 1507 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the eligibility of certain persons younger than 18 years of age to preregister to vote. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1582 83-0 (2013) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1722 83-0 (2013) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to reforming the electoral process; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1723 83-0 (2013) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of certain citizens residing outside the United States to vote a full ballot. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 36 83-1 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
SB 22 83-2 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
SB 12 83-3 (2013) Author: Uresti, Carlos Relating to electronic voter registration. Filed
HB 16 82-0 (2011) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 112 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 174 82-0 (2011) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the cancellation of the voter registration and to the eligibility to vote of persons who are deceased or not citizens of the United States. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 179 82-0 (2011) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 186 82-0 (2011) Author: Perry, Charles | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; creating a penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 239 82-0 (2011) Author: Parker, Tan | et. al. Relating to the offense of paying or receiving certain forms of compensation for facilitating the registration of voters; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Postponed
HB 248 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren | et. al. Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 250 82-0 (2011) Author: Hilderbran, Harvey | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 304 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to limiting the amount of assistance a person may provide a voter; providing a civil penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 339 82-0 (2011) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to the use of certain voting equipment in an election that does not involve a federal office. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 369 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to procedures concerning verification of certain information submitted in a voter registration application. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 401 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Todd | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 403 82-0 (2011) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to voter eligibility and registration in El Paso County Water Improvement District No. 1. House: Natural Resources Recommendations filed with the Speaker
HB 404 82-0 (2011) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to voter eligibility and registration in El Paso County Water Improvement District No. 1. House: Natural Resources Recommendations filed with the Speaker
HB 416 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to providing for voter registration at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 539 82-0 (2011) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 624 82-0 (2011) Author: Bonnen, Dennis | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 638 82-0 (2011) Author: Branch, Dan | et. al. Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 715 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to automatic voter registration on issuance or change of a driver's license or identification card by the Department of Public Safety. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 926 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the use of information from the internal verification system of the Department of Public Safety for voter registration purposes. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1005 82-0 (2011) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the procedures for registering to vote and accepting a voter at a polling place; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1084 82-0 (2011) Author: Lewis, Tryon Relating to creation of the offense of registering to vote by persons who are not citizens of the United States. House: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 1100 82-0 (2011) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the correction of voter registration records following a change of address submitted to the United States Postal Service. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1226 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the eligibility of certain persons who have received deferred adjudication to vote. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1338 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the requirement that a voter provide proof of citizenship when registering to vote. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1412 82-0 (2011) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1458 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification; providing penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1464 82-0 (2011) Author: Quintanilla, Chente Relating to voter eligibility and registration in El Paso County Water Improvement District No. 1. House: Natural Resources Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1533 82-0 (2011) Author: Eiland, Craig Relating to voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1596 82-0 (2011) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to documentation acceptable as proof of identification for voting. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1696 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the authority of the attorney general to investigate election-related offenses. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1697 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil Relating to the eligibility of certain overseas voters to receive a full ballot. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1725 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the maximum number of registered voters contained in a county election precinct. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1773 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry | et. al. Relating to the eligibility of certain overseas voters to receive a full ballot. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1925 82-0 (2011) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to voter registration; creating an offense. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1977 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil Relating to the requirement that a voter sign the signature roster at the polling place. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1978 82-0 (2011) Author: King, Phil Relating to requiring a voter who is on the suspense list of voters to cast a provisional ballot. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2022 82-0 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Relating to state fiscal matters; creating an offense. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 2052 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the reporting of certain information to county voter registrars by the secretary of state. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2057 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the creation of the offense of criminal conspiracy to interfere with an election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2058 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the offense of unacknowledged assistance to a voter in completing an application for a ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 2059 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al. Relating to the penalty for failing to deliver a voter registration application to the voter registrar. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2477 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to provision of bilingual election materials. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2487 82-0 (2011) Author: Murphy, Jim Relating to the residence address of a person for purposes of registration under the Election Code. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2512 82-0 (2011) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the maintenance of a list of voters whose registrations have been recently canceled. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2586 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to the penalty for making a false statement on a voter registration application. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2587 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to limiting the amount of assistance a person may provide a voter; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2589 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to the distribution and delivery of voter registration applications by volunteer deputy registrars; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2590 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to the reporting of certain information to county voter registrars and to the Department of Public Safety and to the cancellation of a driver's license based on that information. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2814 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to electronic voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 2817 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Larry
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to certain election practices and procedures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/11
HB 2875 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Sarah | et. al. Relating to election practices and procedures pertaining to voters not included on the poll list. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2891 82-0 (2011) Author: Sheets, Kenneth Relating to the provision of a voter's fingerprints with a mailed ballot. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 3057 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to the distribution of voter registration applications by volunteer deputy registrars; creating an offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3103 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the penalty for fraudulent or deceptive voting practices; creating an offense. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3160 82-0 (2011) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the verification of citizenship of an applicant for voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3222 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the hours during which the polls are open for early voting by personal appearance. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3224 82-0 (2011) Author: Hernandez Luna, Ana Relating to the date by which a voter's registration becomes effective. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3447 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose Relating to the notice provided to certain officials of the participation of unregistered voters in an election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3464 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose Relating to the penalty for making a false statement on a voter registration application. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3521 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose Relating to the termination of a volunteer deputy registrar for the submission of an incomplete application for voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3594 82-0 (2011) Author: Aliseda, Jose Relating to the termination of a volunteer deputy registrar for the submission of late or incomplete applications for voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HR 2020 82-0 (2011) Author: Harless, Patricia Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 14. Reported enrolled
SB 14 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Sponsor: Harless, Patricia | et. al.
Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties. House: Voter Identification & Voter Fraud, Select
Senate: Committee of the Whole Senate
See remarks for effective date
SB 139 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the elimination of straight-party voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 178 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al. Relating to requirements to vote, including presenting proof of identification; providing criminal penalties. Co-author authorized
SB 211 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 213 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 215 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the date on which certain voters may be removed from a county's voter registration list and related requirements. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 216 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to procedures related to the placement of a voter on the suspense list. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
SB 384 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris Relating to the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons who are not United States citizens. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 849 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to certain election practices and procedures. Senate: State Affairs Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 904 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan | et. al.
Sponsor: King, Phil | et. al.
Relating to the eligibility of certain citizens residing outside the United States to vote a full ballot. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Considered in Calendars
SB 1039 82-0 (2011) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the provision of bilingual election materials. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
SB 1046 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Peña, Aaron
Relating to information regarding deceased registered voters. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1283 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the penalty for fraudulent or deceptive voting practices; creating an offense. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1302 82-0 (2011) Author: Deuell, Bob
Sponsor: Gutierrez, Roland
Relating to the offense of paying or receiving certain forms of compensation for assisting voters who vote early by mail; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1720 82-0 (2011) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to state fiscal matters; creating an offense. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SR 935 82-0 (2011) Author: Fraser, Troy Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 14. Reported enrolled
HR 197 82-1 (2011) Author: Pitts, Jim Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 2. Reported enrolled
SB 2 82-1 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Pitts, Jim
Appropriating money for the support of state government for the period beginning September 1, 2011, and ending August 31, 2013; and authorizing and prescribing conditions, limitations, rules, and procedures for allocating and expending the appropriated funds. House: Appropriations
Senate: Finance
Effective immediately
SB 20 82-1 (2011) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to the eligibility of certain citizens residing outside the United States to vote a full ballot. Filed
SR 105 82-1 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 2. Reported enrolled
HB 47 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the procedures for registering to vote and accepting a voter at a polling place. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 125 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 157 81-0 (2009) Author: Chavez, Norma Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 208 81-0 (2009) Author: Jackson, Jim | et. al. Relating to the cancellation of the voter registration and to the eligibility to vote of persons who are deceased or not citizens of the United States. House: Elections Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 245 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 248 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the protection of the rights of Texas voters without regard to race, color, ethnicity, or membership in a language minority group. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 249 81-0 (2009) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the procedures for registering to vote at the time of applying for a driver's license or personal identification card. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 355 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie | et. al. Relating to the use of certain voting equipment in an election that does not involve a federal office. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 373 81-0 (2009) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc" | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 488 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the eligibility requirements for volunteer deputy registrars. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 513 81-0 (2009) Author: Vo, Hubert | et. al. Relating to allowing a person who will be 18 years of age on the date of the general election for state and county officers to vote in the preceding primary elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 536 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to the voter registration of a person who submits a federal postcard application to vote in an election. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 559 81-0 (2009) Author: Hernandez, Ana | et. al.
Sponsor: Gallegos, Jr., Mario
Relating to the nondisclosure of certain personal information in voter registration records, concealed handgun license records, and tax appraisal records that relates to a justice of the peace. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 627 81-0 (2009) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 638 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the use of direct recording electronic voting machines. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 790 81-0 (2009) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the counting of a provisional ballot cast by a voter in a precinct in which the voter does not reside. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 835 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to requiring a candidate for public office to provide proof of citizenship. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1143 81-0 (2009) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to the penalty for making a false statement on a voter registration application. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1414 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1448 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the requirements for voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 1457 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to procedures concerning verification of certain information submitted in a voter registration application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1641 81-0 (2009) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the eligibility requirements for voting by persons convicted of a felony. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1719 81-0 (2009) Author: Thibaut, Kristi Relating to the date on which certain voters may be removed from a county's voter registration list and related requirements. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1780 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the use of a driver's license or identification card issued by the Department of Public Safety in voter registration. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1821 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, John Relating to requiring a voter to be affiliated with a political party to vote in that party's primary election or otherwise participate in that party's affairs. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1862 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to the eligibility of certain voters to vote a limited ballot in a new county of residence. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1882 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Sid Relating to the investigation of certain criminal conduct in election matters. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2181 81-0 (2009) Author: Berman, Leo
Sponsor: Duncan, Robert
Relating to the computation of a person's age under the Election Code. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2335 81-0 (2009) Author: Heflin, Joe Relating to fees charged for issuance by a state or local governmental entity of identification that may be presented to be accepted to vote. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2513 81-0 (2009) Author: Hopson, Chuck Relating to the procedures for registering to vote and accepting a voter at a polling place; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2958 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to excused absences from public schools for voting in certain elections. House: Public Education Referred to Public Education
HB 2995 81-0 (2009) Author: Heflin, Joe Relating to the form and contents of a voter registration certificate. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2997 81-0 (2009) Author: Heflin, Joe Relating to the requirements for accepting a provisional ballot. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3046 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the correction of voter registration records following a change of address submitted to the United States Postal Service. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3069 81-0 (2009) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Huffman, Joan
Relating to streamlining voter reregistration across county lines. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3290 81-0 (2009) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the acceptance of a voter for voting. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 3556 81-0 (2009) Author: Bonnen, Dennis Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3679 81-0 (2009) Author: Riddle, Debbie Relating to the registration of certain voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3830 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to certain election practices and procedures; providing penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3920 81-0 (2009) Author: Peña, Aaron Relating to the application for voter registration; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3948 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to certain voting requirements and procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 4024 81-0 (2009) Author: Christian, Wayne Relating to eligibility for certain nutritional assistance programs and certain nutritional and supportive services. House: Human Services Referred to Human Services
HB 4389 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to procedures and forms for combining health and human services benefits applications with voter registration applications. House: Human Services Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4418 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to voter integrity measures and punishment for related offenses. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 4420 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to certain reports related to the cancellation of voter registrations. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 4421 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the form of, and information contained on, a voter registration certificate. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 4422 81-0 (2009) Author: Dunnam, Jim Relating to the punishment for the fraudulent use or possession of identifying information related to voter registration or voter impersonation. House: Criminal Jurisprudence Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 4434 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma Relating to voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 4690 81-0 (2009) Author: Howard, Donna Relating to the eligibility of a voter to vote in the general election for state and county officers, including an election held in conjunction with that election, if the voter's residence has changed. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HJR 34 81-0 (2009) Author: Vo, Hubert Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HJR 39 81-0 (2009) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Post-ratifying Amendment XXIV to the Constitution of the United States prohibiting the denial or abridgment of the right to vote for failure to pay any poll tax or other tax. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Filed with the Secretary of State
SB 118 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place during early voting by personal appearance and related procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 139 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to prohibited deceptive or disenfranchising practices regarding an election; providing criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 140 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 141 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the eligibility requirements for voting by persons convicted of a felony. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 268 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al. Relating to the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons who are not United States citizens. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 281 81-0 (2009) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Truitt, Vicki
Relating to the confidentiality of the home address information of the spouses of certain federal judges and certain state judges. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SB 362 81-0 (2009) Author: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections
Senate: Committee of the Whole Senate
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 363 81-0 (2009) Author: Fraser, Troy Relating to the procedures for registering to vote and accepting a voter at a polling place. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 391 81-0 (2009) Author: Patrick, Dan Relating to certain election practices and procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 438 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the date on which certain voters may be removed from a county's voter registration list and related requirements. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1400 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia Relating to excused absences from public schools for voting in certain elections. Senate: Education Referred to Education
SB 1867 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al.
Sponsor: Anchia, Rafael
Relating to procedures related to the placement of a voter on the suspense list. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1970 81-0 (2009) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Smith, Todd
Relating to certain election practices and procedures; providing penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/09
SJR 27 81-0 (2009) Author: Ellis, Rodney Post-ratifying Amendment XXIV to the Constitution of the United States prohibiting the denial or abridgment of the right to vote for failure to pay any poll tax or other tax. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 41 80-0 (2007) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al.
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel | et. al.
Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain public officials and their spouses and to the immunity from liability of certain agencies. House: Local Government Ways & Means
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 65 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the use of direct recording electronic voting machines. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 101 80-0 (2007) Author: Riddle, Debbie | et. al. Relating to the procedures for registering to vote and accepting a voter at a polling place. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 186 80-0 (2007) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to information provided to a voter who is not accepted for voting. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 218 80-0 (2007) Author: Brown, Betty | et. al.
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy | et. al.
Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Co-sponsor authorized
HB 244 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the protection of the rights of Texas voters without regard to race, color, ethnicity, or membership in a language minority group. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 245 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 265 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 343 80-0 (2007) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to notification of voter registrar by probate court clerk of recent deaths. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 498 80-0 (2007) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al. Relating to the confidentiality of home address information of certain federal judges and their spouses. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 626 80-0 (2007) Author: King, Phil | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the procedures for registering to vote. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Left pending in committee
HB 770 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al.
Sponsor: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to provide notice to certain persons of the right to vote. House: Corrections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 869 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the permanent authority of certain voters to vote early by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 874 80-0 (2007) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to a federal postcard application for a ballot in an election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 979 80-0 (2007) Author: Berman, Leo | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1044 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the delivery of voter registration certificates. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 1462 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the investigation of certain criminal conduct in election matters. House: Elections Returned to committee
HB 1596 80-0 (2007) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to the restoration of certain rights to a criminal defendant. House: Corrections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 1726 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification and to the information required on an application for an early ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2110 80-0 (2007) Author: Zedler, Bill Relating to the eligibility of a registered sex offender to vote. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2247 80-0 (2007) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin | et. al.
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the cancellation of the voter registration and to the eligibility to vote of persons who are deceased or not citizens of the United States. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2254 80-0 (2007) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the procedures for registering to vote at the time of applying for a driver's license or personal identification card. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2319 80-0 (2007) Author: Hochberg, Scott | et. al. Relating to procedures concerning voter registration and the acceptance of individuals for voting. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2453 80-0 (2007) Author: Burnam, Lon Relating to the counting of a provisional ballot cast by a voter in a precinct in which the voter does not reside. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2821 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the eligibility of a person to be a volunteer deputy voter registrar. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2823 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Dan
Relating to provisional voting by a person who applied for an early voting ballot by mail. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/07
HB 3103 80-0 (2007) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the time for affiliation with a political party. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3118 80-0 (2007) Author: Berman, Leo Relating to requiring a voter to be affiliated with a political party to vote in that party's primary election or otherwise participate in that party's affairs. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3723 80-0 (2007) Author: Elkins, Gary
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the voting rights of residents in an area annexed for limited purposes under a strategic partnership agreement. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 3741 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the voter registration of certain persons disqualified from jury service. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 3742 80-0 (2007) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the requirements for a voter's confirmation of residence or statement of residence. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 39 80-0 (2007) Author: Allen, Alma | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Post-ratifying Amendment XXIV to the Constitution of the United States prohibiting the denial or abridgment of the right to vote for failure to pay any poll tax or other tax. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on intent calendar
SB 694 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 932 80-0 (2007) Author: Jackson, Mike
Sponsor: Bonnen, Dennis
Relating to the required contents of a voter registration certificate. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 1464 80-0 (2007) Author: Janek, Kyle | et. al. Relating to the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons who are not United States citizens. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Elections
SB 1647 80-0 (2007) Author: Duncan, Robert
Sponsor: Berman, Leo
Relating to certain election practices and procedures, including provisions relating to the conduct of elections, voting systems, and recounts. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 19 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney Post-ratifying Amendment XXIV to the Constitution of the United States prohibiting the denial or abridgment of the right to vote for failure to pay any poll tax or other tax. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 345 79-0 (2005) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Seliger, Kel
Relating to the disclosure of certain information provided on a voter registration application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 429 79-0 (2005) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Criminal Justice to provide notice to certain persons of the right to vote. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 516 79-0 (2005) Author: Brown, Betty | et. al. Relating to requiring proof of citizenship at the time a person registers to vote. House: Elections Subcommittee members named
HB 963 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan | et. al. Relating to provisional voting by a person who applied for an early voting ballot by mail. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1268 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the information included on a voter registration application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/06
HB 1269 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the manner in which a voter may make a change in the voter's registration information. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1271 79-0 (2005) Author: Bohac, Dwayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the voter registration of certain persons disqualified from jury service. House: Judiciary
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1289 79-0 (2005) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the use of direct recording electronic voting machines. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1293 79-0 (2005) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1382 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to notice of cancellation of a voter's registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1402 79-0 (2005) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1511 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to the term of appointed members of the elections advisory committee. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1555 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the protection of the rights of Texas voters without regard to race, color, ethnicity, or membership in a language minority group. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1706 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary | et. al. Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1804 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary Relating to the prosecution of certain unlawful voters. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2056 79-0 (2005) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to the provision of voter registration applications to graduating high school students and incoming college students; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2059 79-0 (2005) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to the period of voter registration of a person registered by a federal postcard application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2068 79-0 (2005) Author: Anderson, Charles "Doc"
Sponsor: Averitt, Kip
Relating to the designation of certain state agencies as voter registration agencies. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2073 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2207 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to allowing a political subdivision to hold a local option election on whether a lawfully admitted resident alien may vote in an election held by the political subdivision. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2261 79-0 (2005) Author: Baxter, Todd Relating to the correction of registration records. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2280 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary
Sponsor: Fraser, Troy
Relating to the implementation of a statewide voter registration system as required by the federal Help America Vote Act. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/06
HB 2309 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary
Sponsor: Jackson, Mike
Relating to certain election processes and procedures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
HB 2322 79-0 (2005) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the electronic administration of state funds used for voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2454 79-0 (2005) Author: Jones, Jesse
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to the eligibility of certain voters to vote a limited ballot in a new county of residence. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2632 79-0 (2005) Author: Vo, Hubert Relating to the notice provided on changing a polling location in an election. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2693 79-0 (2005) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to creating a statewide ballot for a person who casts a ballot outside the precinct in which the voter is registered. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2721 79-0 (2005) Author: Gattis, Dan Relating to the eligibility to vote in special utility district elections. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 3138 79-0 (2005) Author: Castro, Joaquin Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 3208 79-0 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the investigation of certain criminal conduct in election matters. House: Elections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Referred to Criminal Justice
HJR 66 79-0 (2005) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Proposing a constitutional amendment providing by local option for a lawfully admitted resident alien to vote in an election held by a political subdivision. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HR 2216 79-0 (2005) Author: Denny, Mary Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2309. Reported enrolled
SR 1091 79-0 (2005) Author: Jackson, Mike Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2309. Reported enrolled
HB 75 79-1 (2005) Author: Zedler, Bill | et. al. Relating to the investigation of certain criminal conduct in election matters. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 382 78-0 (2003) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. | et. al. Relating to the designation of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice as a voter registration agency. House: Elections Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
HB 402 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to a pilot program involving the use of an electronic registration system. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 482 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to lowering the minimum voting age in elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 490 78-0 (2003) Author: Jones, Jesse Relating to the use of a receipt issued by certain voter registration entities to a person on completing an application for voter registration. House: Elections Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1068 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to a challenge of a voter's registration. House: Elections Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1239 78-0 (2003) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to requiring proof of citizenship at the time a person registers to vote. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1251 78-0 (2003) Author: Hope, Ruben | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to calling an election to dissolve the Montgomery County Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Administration
Effective on . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1549 78-0 (2003) Author: Denny, Mary | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to changes required in election laws to implement the federal Help America Vote Act of 2002. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
HB 1597 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the use of federal write-in absentee ballots by military and overseas personnel. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1695 78-0 (2003) Author: Denny, Mary | et. al.
Sponsor: Nelson, Jane
Relating to certain election processes and procedures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1861 78-0 (2003) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the procedures for verifying signatures on early voting ballots voted by mail. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1862 78-0 (2003) Author: Bohac, Dwayne Relating to the voter registration of certain persons disqualified from jury service. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 1863 78-0 (2003) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the disclosure of certain voter registration information. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 1943 78-0 (2003) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the payment of postage on voter registration applications. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2064 78-0 (2003) Author: Bohac, Dwayne
Sponsor: Lindsay, Jon
Relating to the procedure for returning an application for an early voting ballot. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2094 78-0 (2003) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to the definition of providing assistance to a voter. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 2119 78-0 (2003) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to certain duties of local registrars of deaths relating to voter registration. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2279 78-0 (2003) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to allowing certain early voting polling places to serve as election day polling places. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2434 78-0 (2003) Author: Campbell, Scott Relating to the registration of voters and certain election practices and procedures; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2636 78-0 (2003) Author: Madden, Jerry
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to notifying an applicant of the omission of certain information from a federal postcard application to vote in an election. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
HB 2871 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the protection of the rights of Texas voters without regard to race, color, or ethnicity. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 3119 78-0 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HJR 29 78-0 (2003) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum voting age in elections. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HR 1758 78-0 (2003) Author: Denny, Mary Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1695. Reported enrolled
SB 196 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Howard, Charlie
Relating to a challenge of a voter's registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 197 78-0 (2003) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Howard, Charlie
Relating to the challenge of a voter's registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 910 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to changes required in election laws to implement the federal Help America Vote Act of 2002. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1120 78-0 (2003) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Hope, Ruben
Relating to the requirements of a petition to dissolve the Montgomery County Hospital District. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Laid on the table subject to call
SR 1028 78-0 (2003) Author: Nelson, Jane Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 1695. Received by the Secretary of the Senate
HB 52 78-2 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to allowing a political subdivision to hold a local option election on whether a lawfully admitted resident alien may vote in an election held by the political subdivision. Filed
HJR 2 78-2 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Proposing a constitutional amendment providing by local option for a lawfully admitted resident alien to vote in an election held by a political subdivision. Filed
HB 44 78-3 (2003) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to the protection of the rights of Texas voters without regard to race, color, ethnicity, or membership in a language minority group. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 563 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to certain practices and procedures involved with a polling place used in an election. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 613 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen | et. al. Relating to a study of the feasibility of permitting the change of voter registration information by digital transmission and, if feasible, permitting voter registrars to accept changes of registration information submitted by digital transmission. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 615 77-0 (2001) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to requiring voter registrars to accept voter registration applications and digital signatures on voter registration applications submitted by digital transmission. House: Elections Laid on table subject to call in committee
HB 672 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to requiring a nonbinding referendum on the question of whether the minimum voting age in this state should be lowered to 16. House: Elections Considered in Calendars
HB 709 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the maximum number of registered voters an election precinct may contain in certain counties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 710 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to voter registration application forms. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 744 77-0 (2001) Author: King, Tracy Relating to requiring a voter to present proof of identification. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1114 77-0 (2001) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to designating the last Tuesday in September as Voter Registration Day. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 1135 77-0 (2001) Author: Brown, Betty Relating to filing abstracts of death certificates with the voter registrar. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1597 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the challenge of a voter registration. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1779 77-0 (2001) Author: Bailey, Kevin Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Withdrawn from schedule
HB 1821 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to certain election practices and procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2121 77-0 (2001) Author: Grusendorf, Kent Relating to voting by persons convicted of a felony. House: Elections Subcommittee members named
HB 2302 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to certain voter registration information, processes, and procedures. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2509 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to certain election processes and procedures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Senate appoints conferees-reported
HB 2691 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to procedures for the electronic transfer of voter registration applications by certain voter registration agencies. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2921 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al.
Sponsor: Whitmire, John
Relating to requiring verification of information regarding potentially ineligible voters produced for a county by a private business entity. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
HB 2925 77-0 (2001) Author: Jones, Jesse | et. al. Relating to the use of a receipt issued by certain voter registration entities to a person on completing an application for voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HB 3181 77-0 (2001) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to information concerning registered voters. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 1/1/02
HB 3416 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to certain election processes and procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HCR 117 77-0 (2001) Author: Madden, Jerry Memorializing congress to amend the Motor Voter Law. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HJR 31 77-0 (2001) Author: Wilson, Ron Proposing a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum voting age in elections. House: Elections Referred directly to subcommittee by chair
SB 884 77-0 (2001) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie
Sponsor: Walker, Gary
Relating to eligibility to vote in an election held by an irrigation district. House: Natural Resources
Senate: Natural Resources
Effective on 9/1/01
SB 1309 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to a challenge of voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1311 77-0 (2001) Author: Staples, Todd
Sponsor: Madden, Jerry
Relating to the challenge of a voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Returned to Local & Consent Calendars Comm.
SB 1529 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to procedures for maintaining information on lists of registered voters. Senate: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 231 76-0 (1999) Author: West, George Relating to the elimination of the notation of a person's political party affiliation on a voter registration certificate. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 308 76-0 (1999) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the notice of cancellation of voter registration provided to a person convicted of a felony. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 339 76-0 (1999) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to disclosure of certain information provided on a voter registration application. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 769 76-0 (1999) Author: Goodman, Toby Relating to sources of names for a jury wheel. House: Judicial Affairs Subcommittee members named
HB 1140 76-0 (1999) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Armbrister, Kenneth
Relating to notice to voter registrars concerning persons convicted of a felony. House: Elections
Senate: Criminal Justice
Effective on 9/1/99
HB 1395 76-0 (1999) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al. Relating to residents' voting rights and the right to file for candidacy after an area is annexed by certain small and medium sized municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1566 76-0 (1999) Author: Maxey, Glen Relating to certain voter registration information and procedures. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1699 76-0 (1999) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Haywood, Tom
Relating to certain voter registration information, processes, and procedures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on intent calendar
HB 2384 76-0 (1999) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the eligibility of certain persons to vote in an election for a federal office. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2417 76-0 (1999) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to allowing a county to reconstitute the jury wheel solely with voters who are registered in the county. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 2785 76-0 (1999) Author: Dunnam, Jim | et. al.
Sponsor: Madla, Frank
Relating to the effective date of a change in a boundary of certain political subdivisions for purposes of an election. House: Elections
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on 1/1/00
HB 3473 76-0 (1999) Author: Reyna, Arthur Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place and related procedures. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SB 218 76-0 (1999) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to sources of names for a jury wheel. Senate: Criminal Justice Referred to Criminal Justice
SB 752 76-0 (1999) Author: Sibley, David
Sponsor: Dunnam, Jim | et. al.
Relating to residents' voting rights and the right to file for candidacy after an area is annexed by certain small and medium sized municipalities. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 936 76-0 (1999) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to certain expenditures by corporations and labor organizations for nonpartisan voter registration or get-out-the-vote campaigns; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Tagged in committee
HB 333 75-0 (1997) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to voter registration lists used for jury wheels. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
HB 419 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to requiring proof of citizenship at the time a person registers to vote. House: Elections Subcommittee members named
HB 684 75-0 (1997) Author: Woolley, Beverly Relating to changing a person's date of birth to a statement of age on certain election documents. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1001 75-0 (1997) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V.
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to eligibility requirements for voting by persons convicted of a felony. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1017 75-0 (1997) Author: Yarbrough, Ken Relating to requiring certain voters to show proof of residence. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1253 75-0 (1997) Author: Cuellar, Henry Relating to the contents of a voter registration application. House: Elections Rules suspended
HB 1645 75-0 (1997) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to cancellation of the voter registrations of persons who are not United States citizens; providing a penalty. House: Elections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/97
HB 1696 75-0 (1997) Author: Culberson, John Relating to restricting the performance of certain civil duties or privileges to citizens of the United States. House: State Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1852 75-0 (1997) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to certain voter registration processes and procedures. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1966 75-0 (1997) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to certain election procedures. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 2991 75-0 (1997) Author: Nixon, Joe Relating to certain procedures for accepting a voter at a polling place. House: Elections Left pending in committee
SB 83 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place. Senate: State Affairs Co-author authorized
SB 500 75-0 (1997) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Relating to certain voter registration processes and procedures. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/97
SB 1086 75-0 (1997) Author: Patterson, Jerry Relating to the procedures for voting without a voter registration certificate. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1748 75-0 (1997) Author: Galloway, Michael Relating to procedures for accepting certain voters at a polling place. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Elections
SB 1815 75-0 (1997) Author: Haywood, Tom Relating to certain eligibility requirements for voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SCR 52 75-0 (1997) Author: Ellis, Rodney Requesting the authorization of a joint interim committee to study the feasibility of registering voters at polling places. Senate: Administration Referred to Administration
HB 127 74-0 (1995) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Relating to implementation of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993 and to related election processes and procedures; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 193 74-0 (1995) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the method of storing voter registration applications. House: Elections Left pending in subcommittee
HB 259 74-0 (1995) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the maximum number of registered voters in a county election precinct. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 813 74-0 (1995) Author: Duncan, Robert Relating to sources of names for a jury wheel. House: Judicial Affairs Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1118 74-0 (1995) Author: Dutton, Jr., Harold V. Relating to eligibility requirements for voting by persons convicted of a felony. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1274 74-0 (1995) Author: Naishtat, Elliott
Sponsor: Harris, Chris
Relating to information about a registered voter that may be obtained by a domestic relations office from state voter registration records. House: Juvenile Justice and Family Issues
Senate: Jurisprudence
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 1914 74-0 (1995) Author: Solomons, Burt
Sponsor: Cain, David
Relating to the form of a voter's name on a voter registration application or certificate. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/95
HB 2411 74-0 (1995) Author: Naishtat, Elliott Relating to funding for the mailing of sample ballots to registered voters. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2816 74-0 (1995) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Relating to allowing a political subdivision to hold a local option election on whether a lawfully admitted resident alien may vote in an election held by the political subdivision. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HCR 185 74-0 (1995) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Memorializing congress regarding the National Voter Registration Act. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to State Affairs
HJR 110 74-0 (1995) Author: Alonzo, Roberto Proposing a constitutional amendment providing by local option for a lawfully admitted resident alien to vote in an election held by a political subdivision. House: State Affairs Left pending in committee
HJR 130 74-0 (1995) Author: Oakley, Keith Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. House: Elections Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 53 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to implementation of the National Voter Registration Act of 1993. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 55 74-0 (1995) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 1348 74-0 (1995) Author: West, Royce Relating to eligibility requirements for voting by persons convicted of a felony. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SJR 57 74-0 (1995) Author: Cain, David Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing certain persons under the age of 18 to vote in a primary election. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 74 73-0 (1993) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Relating to certain processes and procedures connected with the registration of voters; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections
Senate: Cmte of the Whole on Red., Ethics & Elections
Effective on 9/1/93
HB 1882 73-0 (1993) Author: Madden, Jerry Relating to the date on which a voter registration becomes effective and to related dates and deadlines. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2700 73-0 (1993) Author: Hirschi, John Relating to the deadline for submission of a voter registration application before an election. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HCR 171 73-0 (1993) Author: Danburg, Debra
Sponsor: Carriker, Steven
Instructing the House enrolling clerk to make a correction to H.B. 74. Signed by the Governor
SB 436 73-0 (1993) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place. Senate: Cmte of the Whole on Red., Ethics & Elections Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
SB 545 73-0 (1993) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to voter registration. Senate: Cmte of the Whole on Red., Ethics & Elections Reported from s/c favorably with substitute
SB 1013 73-0 (1993) Author: Carriker, Steven Relating to procedures regarding the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons whose names appear on the lists of returned registration certificates. House: Elections
Senate: Cmte of the Whole on Red., Ethics & Elections
Referred to Elections
HB 554 72-0 (1991) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to voting by and the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons whose names appear on the lists of returned registration certificates. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 569 72-0 (1991) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 879 72-0 (1991) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Turner, Jim
Relating to the content of a voter registration application and to the processing of certain applications. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/91
HB 913 72-0 (1991) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to voter registration activities conducted by institutions of higher education and certain state agencies. House: Elections Placed on Major State Calendar
HB 1549 72-0 (1991) Author: Gallegos, Jr., Mario Relating to the contents of an official voter registration application form. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 1605 72-0 (1991) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to procedures for accepting certain voters at a polling place. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2143 72-0 (1991) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the date on which a voter registration becomes effective and to related dates and deadlines. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2545 72-0 (1991) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to processes and procedures connected with the registration of voters; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2547 72-0 (1991) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al. Relating to the acquisition and maintenance of and computer access to certain public information maintained by the secretary of state. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 2598 72-0 (1991) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to registration and voting procedures for persons offering to vote at a polling place without a current voter registration; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
SB 360 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to voting by and the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons whose names appear on the lists of returned registration certificates. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on Major State Calendar
SB 434 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to voter registration activities conducted by institutions of higher education and certain state agencies. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Withdrawn from calendar
SB 551 72-0 (1991) Author: Ellis, Rodney Relating to voter registration and notice of elections. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Elections & Ethics by Pres
SB 625 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the contents of an official voter registration application form. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 769 72-0 (1991) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to acquisition of certain postal service information for use by the secretary of state in maintaining a statewide voter registration file. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 1162 72-0 (1991) Author: Carriker, Steven Relating to the acquisition and maintenance of and computer access to certain public information maintained by the secretary of state. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in subcommittee
SB 1165 72-0 (1991) Author: Carriker, Steven
Sponsor: Counts, David
Relating to the furnishing of lists containing the names of registered voters of political subdivisions situated in certain counties; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/91
SB 1233 72-0 (1991) Author: Carriker, Steven
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to processes and procedures connected with the registration of voters; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Placed on Major State Calendar
HB 40 72-1 (1991) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to certain processes and procedures connected with the registration of voters; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections Left pending in committee
HB 23 72-2 (1991) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to certain processes and procedures connected with the registration of voters; providing a criminal penalty. House: Elections No action taken in committee
HB 64 71-0 (1989) Author: Wilson, Ron Relating to the registration of voters at a polling place on election day. House: Elections Pending in subcommittee
HB 111 71-0 (1989) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine | et. al. Relating to the conduct of voter registration activities on the premises of institutions of higher education and certain state agencies. House: Elections Reported from s/c fav. w/o amdt(s)
HB 185 71-0 (1989) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the date on which a voter registration becomes effective and to related dates and deadlines. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 268 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Al Relating to the same-day registration of voters at a polling place. House: Elections Withdrawn from schedule
HB 743 71-0 (1989) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to voting by and the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons whose names appear on the lists of returned registration certificates. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 1563 71-0 (1989) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine | et. al.
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the processing of a voter registration application submitted to the wrong voter registrar. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 1564 71-0 (1989) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine | et. al.
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to the deadline for submission of a voter registration application before an election. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 1679 71-0 (1989) Author: Park, Carolyn
Sponsor: McFarland, Bob
Relating to information furnished by the voter registrar to the secretary of state. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to s/c on Elections
HB 2032 71-0 (1989) Author: Goolsby, Tony
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to the meaning of "qualified voter" in connection with eligibility to sign a petition relating to an election. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 2158 71-0 (1989) Author: Horn, Jim Relating to voter registration. House: Elections Transferred to Calendars Committee
HB 2282 71-0 (1989) Author: Price, Albert Relating to required contents of a voter registration certificate and notification to the voter registrar of polling place locations. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2423 71-0 (1989) Author: Horn, Jim
Sponsor: Leedom, John
Relating to the validity of voters' signatures on petitions filed in connection with certain elections. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/89
HB 2470 71-0 (1989) Author: Luna, Gregory
Sponsor: Green, Gene
Relating to the distribution of registration applications forms by a high school deputy registrar. House: Public Education
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to s/c on Elections
HB 2639 71-0 (1989) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to the challenge of voters at a polling place. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2640 71-0 (1989) Author: Moreno, Alex Relating to procedures for accepting voters at a polling place. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2822 71-0 (1989) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to payment of state funds for voter registration. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 1551 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to the conduct of voter registration activities on the premises of certain state agencies. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SB 1553 71-0 (1989) Author: Edwards, Chet
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons whose names appear on the lists of returned registration certificates. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
1st Printing sent to Comm. on Cal.
SJR 52 71-0 (1989) Author: Whitmire, John Proposing a constitutional amendment to conform constitutional voting disqualifications to current law. Senate: State Affairs Referred to s/c on Elections
HB 61 71-1 (1989) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to electoral and political processes and procedures, including conducting elections, voter registration, political party conventions, and candidacy for public office; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to Elections
SR 61 71-3 (1990) Author: Edwards, Chet Requesting the Texas Congressional delegation to seek the distribution of voter registration cards by federal census takers. Filed
SR 10 71-4 (1990) Author: Edwards, Chet Requesting the Texas Congressional delegation to seek the distribution of voter registration cards by federal census takers. Filed
HCR 21 71-5 (1990) Author: Thompson, Senfronia | et. al.
Sponsor: Ellis, Rodney
Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Signed by the Governor
HCR 24 71-6 (1990) Author: Danburg, Debra | et. al.
Sponsor: Zaffirini, Judith
Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution. Signed by the Governor
HB 613 70-0 (1987) Author: Perez, Nicolas
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the contents of a voter registration application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 698 70-0 (1987) Author: Carriker, Steve Relating to the contents of a voter registration application. House: Elections Pending in subcommittee
HB 1054 70-0 (1987) Author: Rodriguez, Ciro Relating to the date on which a voter registration becomes effective. House: Elections Pending in committee
HB 1198 70-0 (1987) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to the conduct of voter registration activities at motor vehicle registration offices. House: Elections Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 1290 70-0 (1987) Author: Guerrero, Lena Relating to voting by and the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons whose names appear on the lists of returned registration certificates. House: Elections Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 1371 70-0 (1987) Author: Aikin, A. M. "Bob" Relating to a single absentee ballot application submitted by certain voters for multiple elections for which the county clerk is required to, or contracts to, conduct absentee voting. House: Elections S/C laid on table subject to call
HB 1372 70-0 (1987) Author: Aikin, A. M. "Bob" Relating to eliminating the grounds for voting absentee. House: Elections S/C laid on table subject to call
HB 1700 70-0 (1987) Author: Aikin, A. M. "Bob" Relating to write-in voting by overseas voters for federal offices in the general election for state and county officers. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1703 70-0 (1987) Author: Aikin, A. M. "Bob" Relating to late absentee voting by a disabled voter. House: Elections Comm. laid on table subj. to call
HB 1777 70-0 (1987) Author: Aikin, A. M. "Bob" Relating to absentee voting. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1860 70-0 (1987) Author: Horn, Jim Relating to voter registration; providing a penalty. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 2418 70-0 (1987) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to the conduct of voter registration activities on the premises of certain state agencies. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2419 70-0 (1987) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to the delivery of voter registration applications by certain volunteer community registrars. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
SB 512 70-0 (1987) Author: Lyon, Ted
Sponsor: Aikin, A. M. "Bob"
Relating to eligibility for late absentee voting by a disabled voter. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 636 70-0 (1987) Author: Krier, Cynthia Relating to the voting rights of persons convicted of a felony. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1166 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to absentee voting; providing a criminal penalty. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably with substitute
SB 1167 70-0 (1987) Author: Edwards, Chet Relating to a single absentee ballot application submitted by certain voters for multiple elections for which the county clerk is required to, or contracts to, conduct absentee voting. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1264 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the conduct of voter registration activities on the premises of certain state agencies. Senate: State Affairs No action taken in committee
SB 1265 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Guerrero, Lena
Relating to voting by and the cancellation of the voter registrations of persons whose names appear on the lists of returned registration certificates. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1266 70-0 (1987) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to delivery of voter registration applications by certain volunteer deputy registrars. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 1441 70-0 (1987) Author: Harris, O.H.
Sponsor: Horn, Jim
Relating to registration of voters and determination of precincts; providing a penalty. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/87
HB 16 70-2 (1987) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine Relating to the conduct of voter registration activities on the premises of certain state agencies. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 273 69-0 (1985) Author: Jackson, Lee Relating to the availability of voter registration application forms on governmental premises. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 2113 69-0 (1985) Author: Carriker, Steve Relating to the effective date of a voter's registration. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2316 69-0 (1985) Author: Thompson, Senfronia
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to the contents of a voter registration application form. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2330 69-0 (1985) Author: Thompson, Senfronia Relating to furnishing lists of registered voters for elections and to the disposition of those lists and certain affidavits after an election. House: Elections Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2344 69-0 (1985) Author: Hackney, Clint
Sponsor: Caperton, Kent
Relating to furnishing forms for an affidavit of residence to persons voting absentee by mail and to the disposition of absentee balloting materials after processing by a special canvassing board. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2347 69-0 (1985) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to notice of rejection of a voter registration application and of cancellation of a voter's registration. House: Elections Rules suspended
HB 2348 69-0 (1985) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to voter registration in connection with motor vehicle registration. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2441 69-0 (1985) Author: Watson, Ed Relating to the period for voting absentee by personal appearance. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
SB 85 69-0 (1985) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Hackney, Clint
Relating to the procedure for verifying voters' signatures on carrier envelopes for absentee ballots voted by mail. Senate: State Affairs Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
SB 494 69-0 (1985) Author: Sharp, John Relating to the processing of absentee ballots voted by mail in elections in which voting machines are used. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
SB 945 69-0 (1985) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the effectiveness date of a voter's registration. Senate: State Affairs Referred to State Affairs
HB 87 69-3 (1986) Author: Hackney, Clint Relating to the authority of the secretary of state to verify electronic voting system results in an election. House: Elections Referred to Elections
HB 119 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to voter registration in connection with driver's license applications. House: Transportation Withdrawn by Author
HB 120 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to voter registration in connection with motor vehicle registration. House: Transportation Withdrawn by Author
HB 145 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to notice of rejection of a person's voter registration application and of cancellation of a person's registration to vote. House: Elections Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 157 68-0 (1983) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to accessibility of polling places to the elderly and physically handicapped. House: Elections Coauthor authorized
HB 162 68-0 (1983) Author: Staniswalis, Chip Relating to voting absentee because of a death in the immediate family occurring after the expiration of the regular period for absentee voting. House: Elections Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
HB 192 68-0 (1983) Author: Criss, Lloyd Relating to the number of ballots furnished for each polling place. House: Elections Reported from subcommittee with substitute
HB 195 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the requirement that a precinct have on the premises on election day a quantity of ballots not less than the total number of registered voters in that precinct so as to avoid shortages of ballots. House: Elections Reported from subcommittee with substitute
HB 198 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the service of certain school officials as deputy registrars of voters. House: Elections Committee laid on table subject to call
HB 199 68-0 (1983) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to availability of voter registration application forms at public facilities. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 210 68-0 (1983) Author: Ragsdale, Paul
Sponsor: Edwards, Chet
Relating to the designation and service of certain public school officials as deputy voter registrars. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 312 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the number of ballots furnished for each polling place. House: Elections Coauthor authorized
HB 476 68-0 (1983) Author: Staniswalis, Chip Relating to the information required on a voter registration application. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 482 68-0 (1983) Author: Smith, Terral Relating to voting by certain disabled persons. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 639 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald
Sponsor: Sarpalius, Bill
Relating to absentee voting on a federal post card application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 718 68-0 (1983) Author: Lee, El Franco
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to the class of persons not qualified to vote. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 750 68-0 (1983) Author: Cain, David Relating to the distribution of voter registration information in certain apartment complexes. House: Business & Commerce Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 781 68-0 (1983) Author: Gandy, Charles Relating to the distribution to students of voter registration application forms by the registrar of an institution of higher education. House: Elections Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 971 68-0 (1983) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to absentee voting. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 998 68-0 (1983) Author: Russell, Sam
Sponsor: Howard, Ed
Relating to the challenge at the polling place of a person's qualifications to vote. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1100 68-0 (1983) Author: Barton, Erwin
Sponsor: Brooks, Chet
Relating to branch offices for absentee voting in certain counties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1111 68-0 (1983) Author: Buchanan, J. W.
Sponsor: Sarpalius, Bill
Relating to the date a voter registration application by mail is deemed to be received by the voter registrar. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1121 68-0 (1983) Author: Schlueter, Stan
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the tabulation of unofficial returns in certain races by the secretary of state, to certain election procedures to implement the tabulation system, and to the time for convening political party precinct conventions. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1135 68-0 (1983) Author: Hall, W. N. "Billy" Relating to the information appearing on a voter registration certificate. House: Elections Reported from subcommittee unfavorably
HB 1288 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to revealing the number of votes cast in an election before the closing polls. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1356 68-0 (1983) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to absentee voting on a federal post card application. House: Elections Coauthor authorized
HB 1357 68-0 (1983) Author: Eckels, Robert Relating to absentee voting by persons outside the United States. House: Elections Placed on daily General State Calendar
HB 1465 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the registration of public high school students to vote. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 1946 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliver, Jesse Relating to the restoration of citizenship rights to persons once convicted of a felony in a court of this state; and declaring an emergency. House: State Affairs No action taken
HB 2256 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to certain reports filed by voter registrars with the Secretary of State. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 2257 68-0 (1983) Author: Hill, Gerald Relating to copies of abstracts concerning voter disqualification. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HJR 101 68-0 (1983) Author: Oliver, Jesse Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the classes of persons not allowed to vote in the State of Texas. House: Elections Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 38 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Wolens, Steven
Relating to the meaning of "qualified voter" for the purpose of responding to a challenge of a voter at a polling place. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 62 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Granoff, Al
Relating to the procedure for verifying voters' signatures on carrier envelopes for absentee ballots voted by mail. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 306 68-0 (1983) Author: Kothmann, Glenn
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to accessibility of polling places to the elderly and physically handicapped; to the required standards of accessibility, and to duties of authorities responsible for the designation of polling places. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 555 68-0 (1983) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Staniswalis, Chip
Relating to voting absentee because of a death in the immediate family occurring after the expiration of the regular period for absentee voting. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 587 68-0 (1983) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to the furnishing of voter registration lists relating to new, cancelled, and changed registrations by voter registrars under the secretary of state's service program. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 664 68-0 (1983) Author: Sarpalius, Bill
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to the composition of a committee conducting a recount of paper ballots. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 674 68-0 (1983) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the tabulation of unofficial returns in certain races by the secretary of state. Senate: State Affairs See remarks
SB 704 68-0 (1983) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to the class of persons not qualified to vote. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 1046 68-0 (1983) Author: Vale, Bob Relating to the consolidation of duties in connection with voter registration and the conduct of elections in the office of the county clerk or county tax assessor-collector. Senate: State Affairs Testimony taken
SB 1056 68-0 (1983) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to the information required on a voter registration application. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 183 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to notice of rejection of a person's voter registration application and of cancellation of a person's registration to vote. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 187 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the service of certain school officials as deputy registrars of voters. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 188 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to the service of certain school officials as deputy registrars of voters. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 335 67-0 (1981) Author: Ragsdale, Paul Relating to the designation of certain public school administrators as deputy voter registrars. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 392 67-0 (1981) Author: Riley, Ken Relating to straight ticket voting. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 443 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to availability of voter registration application forms at public facilities. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 847 67-0 (1981) Author: Von Dohlen, Tim
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to the time at which changes in county election precinct boundaries may be made and may take effect and the time for issuing voter registration certificates. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
HB 988 67-0 (1981) Author: Edwards, Al
Sponsor: Uribe, Hector
Relating to distribution of voter registration application forms at assemblies in which high school graduating classes participate. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1206 67-0 (1981) Author: Rains, Don Relating to verification of absentee ballots. House: Elections Postponed
HB 1288 67-0 (1981) Author: Staniswalis, Chip
Sponsor: Farabee, Ray
Relating to repeal of the poll tax. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1455 67-0 (1981) Author: Shaw, Larry Relating to property ownership as a qualification to vote. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1473 67-0 (1981) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the processing of results of absentee electronic voting system ballots. House: Elections Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
HB 1564 67-0 (1981) Author: Shaw, Larry Relating to the residence of students for voting purposes. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1567 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Ashley
Sponsor: Brown, J.E.
Relating to the form of the official application for an absentee ballot to be voted by mail. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1598 67-0 (1981) Author: Ware, Bob
Sponsor: Richards, Mike
Relating to the residence of military personnel for voting purposes. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Removed from local and uncontested calendar
HB 1630 67-0 (1981) Author: Smith, Ashley Relating to certification of sickness or disability as a condition to voting absentee. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1636 67-0 (1981) Author: Danburg, Debra Relating to the residence of students for voting purposes. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1758 67-0 (1981) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to notice of rejection of a person's voter registration application and of cancellation of a person's registration to vote. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 1813 67-0 (1981) Author: Schoolcraft, Alan Relating to residence for voting purposes. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 1829 67-0 (1981) Author: Wieting, Leroy J.
Sponsor: Harris, O.H.
Relating to reducing the number of multiple voter registratiors of the same person. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 2006 67-0 (1981) Author: Elizondo, Paul Relating to the use of public buildings as polling places. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2045 67-0 (1981) Author: Ware, Bob Relating to the class of persons not qualified to vote. House: Elections Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 2163 67-0 (1981) Author: Luna III, Albert Relating to the conveyance of voters to the polls by hired vehicle. House: Elections Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
HB 2171 67-0 (1981) Author: Ware, Bob
Sponsor: Richards, Mike
Relating to return of renewal voter registration certificates. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2273 67-0 (1981) Author: Ware, Bob Relating to the absentee voting rights of overseas citizens. House: Elections Reported from subcommittee with substitute
SB 42 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter
Sponsor: Ware, Bob
Relating to the deadline for receipt of absentee ballots voted by mail and to the period for mailing ballots to voters outside the United States. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 133 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to branch offices for absentee voting by personal appearance in counties having population of more than 1,500,000. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on Elections
SB 531 67-0 (1981) Author: Glasgow, Bob
Sponsor: Smith, Ashley
Relating to the certification of sickness or disability for absentee voting. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 546 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to class of persons not qualified to vote. Senate: State Affairs Record vote
SB 648 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Danburg, Debra
Relating to the processing of results of absentee electronic voting system ballots. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 650 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the time for mailing renewal voter registration certificates. Senate: State Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
SB 693 67-0 (1981) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to the officially prescribed forms for an application for an absentee ballot to be voted by mail. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 694 67-0 (1981) Author: Brown, J.E. Relating to certification of sickness or disability as a condition to voting absentee. Senate: State Affairs No action taken
SB 714 67-0 (1981) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Hill, Gerald
Relating to duties and regulation of volunteer deputy voter registrars and to the effect of submission of an application to a volunteer deputy registrar; providing a penalty. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report printed and sent to Committee on Calendars
SB 772 67-0 (1981) Author: Andujar, Betty Relating to applications for a ballot to be voted absentee and to assitance to applicants; providing for contingent effectiveness of certain provisions; providing for penalties. Senate: State Affairs Received from the Senate
SB 805 67-0 (1981) Author: Harris, O.H. Relating to reducing the number of multiple voter registrations of the same person. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 889 67-0 (1981) Author: Leedom, John Relating to the entitlement to vote for members of the board of directors of an appraisal district. Senate: Finance Referred to Committee on Finance
SB 1072 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Shaw, Larry
Relating to the meaning of "qualified voter" for the purpose of responding to a challenge of a voter at a polling place. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Comm. report printed & sent to Comm. on Local & Consent Cal.
SB 1073 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar
Sponsor: Shaw, Larry
Relating to the method of maintaining duplicate voter registration certificate files. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 1074 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to regulation of volunteer deputy voter registrars. Senate: State Affairs No action taken
SB 1126 67-0 (1981) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the procedure for verifying voters' signatures on carrier envelopes for absentee ballots voted by mail. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 1223 67-0 (1981) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the information required to be furnished in an application for voter registration. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 196 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to voter registration in connection with driver's license applications. House: Transportation Referred to Committee on Transportation
HB 434 66-0 (1979) Author: McBee, Susan Gurley
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to voting absentee by persons involved in administering an elections. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 444 66-0 (1979) Author: Smothers, Clay
Sponsor: Mauzy, Oscar
Relating to classes of persons not qualified to vote. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 464 66-0 (1979) Author: Keller, Ray Relating to electioneering near a polling place. House: Elections Withdrawn from calendar
HB 575 66-0 (1979) Author: McBee, Susan Gurley
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to informal application for absentee ballot. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 922 66-0 (1979) Author: Rains, Don Relating to the physician's certification of sickness or physical disability for absentee voting. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 923 66-0 (1979) Author: Rains, Don
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to procedures for accounting for ballots supplied for absentee voting. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 1073 66-0 (1979) Author: Hernandez, Joe Relating to notice of cancellation of voter registration. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1113 66-0 (1979) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Providing means whereby a voter may express his lack of confidence in any of the candidates for certain offices in certain elections. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1216 66-0 (1979) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to registration of voters and motor vehicles. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1677 66-0 (1979) Author: Emmett, Ed
Sponsor: Jones, Gene
Relating to suboffices for absentee voting in certain justice precincts. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2024 66-0 (1979) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to change of name on a voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 2025 66-0 (1979) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to signing and witnessing an application for an absentee ballot; providing a penalty. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2104 66-0 (1979) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to assistance to voters in preparing their ballots; providing criminal penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 2250 66-0 (1979) Author: Leonard, Jr., Bob Relating to the consideration of write-in votes for the purpose of determining whether a candidate for an office of a political subdivision has received a majority vote. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 2272 66-0 (1979) Author: Ragsdale, Paul Relating to the designation of certain public school administrators as deputy voter registrars. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HJR 37 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Luther Proposing a constitutional amendment revising Article VI of the Texas Constitution relating to voter qualification and elections. House: Constitutional Amendments Reported from subcommittee with substitute
HJR 78 66-0 (1979) Author: Garcia, Matt Proposing a constitutional amendment to revise the classes of persons not allowed to vote. House: Constitutional Amendments Referred to Committee on Constitutional Amendments
SB 31 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the procedure for accepting a voter at the polling place; eliminating signature roster and providing for placing the voter's signature on the list of registered voters. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 32 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to voter registration and voting by persons convicted of a felony. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably with amendments
SB 35 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Regulating assistance to voters by persons who are not election officials; stating criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 65 66-0 (1979) Author: Clower, Ron Relating to the mode of affiliating with a political party, affiliation as a prerequisite for participating in party primaries, party conventions, and other party affairs, restrictions on political activities outside the party with which the voter is affiliated, and related matters; and containing penal provisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 410 66-0 (1979) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the deadline for receipt of absentee ballots voted by mail. Senate: State Affairs Removed from local and uncontested calendar
SB 631 66-0 (1979) Author: Longoria, Raul Relating to use of voting machines for absentee voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 690 66-0 (1979) Author: Clower, Ron Relating to mailout of voter registration applications by voter registrar to postal patrons. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 740 66-0 (1979) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" Raising the payment to the voter registrar and extending payment to registrations cancelled on the struck list. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 741 66-0 (1979) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete" Extending the time period for mailing new certificates to voters and eliminating the list sent to the Secretary of State prior to the succeeding January 15 of persons whose voter registrations were cancelled under this section. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 917 66-0 (1979) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to suboffices for absentee voting in certain justice precincts. Senate: State Affairs Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
SB 1086 66-0 (1979) Author: Clower, Ron Relating to information on the list of registered voters. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 1122 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Relating to change of name on voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 1123 66-0 (1979) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to absentee voting officer in joint elections. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably without amendments
SB 1260 66-0 (1979) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Sponsor: McBee, Susan Gurley
Including a voter whose name appears on the list of cancelled voter registrations in the group eligible to participate in a party's convention process; providing for reinstatement of the registration of voters whose names appear on the list of cancelled voter registrations solely through postal service error or address reclassification or clerical error on the part of the registrar of voters; invalidating the ballot of a voter who votes from the list of cancelled voter registrations but who willfully disregards certain provisions; correcting the period for which the list of cancelled voter registrations is used. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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HB 110 65-0 (1977) Author: Hall, Anthony
Sponsor: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Relating to the voting residence of students. House: Elections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Reported from committee favorably
HB 285 65-0 (1977) Author: Watson, Ed
Sponsor: Jones, Gene
Establishing a procedure for absentee voting by persons who become sick or disabled near or after the close of the regular absentee voting period. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days
HB 334 65-0 (1977) Author: Waters, Ron Relating to classes of persons not qualified to vote. House: Elections Laid on the table subject to call
HB 474 65-0 (1977) Author: Hudson III, Samuel Relating to voter registration by application attached to an application for an original or renewal of drivers license. House: Transportation Assigned to Consent Calendar
HB 841 65-0 (1977) Author: Reyes, Ben T. Providing for a system of election day voter registration and voting at the polls; containing penal provisions; making the enactment effective and permanent upon the happening of a certain stated contingency. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 893 65-0 (1977) Author: Glossbrenner, Ernestine
Sponsor: Traeger, John
Relating to ballot used at elections; eliminating the ballot stub to be signed by the voter and adjusting voting procedures accordingly; adding provisions on ascertaining how a voter voted where fraud or illegality in casting the ballot is established in an election contest or criminal proceeding. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days
HB 1007 65-0 (1977) Author: Wallace III, Ralph Providing means whereby a voter may express his lack of confidence in any of the candidates for certain offices in certain elections. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1346 65-0 (1977) Author: Chavez, Melchor Relating to restoration of the voting rights of persons convicted of a felony. House: Elections Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 1507 65-0 (1977) Author: Powers, Pike Relating to the issuance of voter registration certificates, providing for postage pre-paid voter registration applications to be made available by the secretary of state and providing a procedure whereby certain persons deleted from the registration lists may vote on certain election dates. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 1562 65-0 (1977) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to locations for conducting absentee voting in certain elections in counties with a population in excess of 1,500,000. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 1576 65-0 (1977) Author: Powers, Pike
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to the Texas Election Code. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Returned from the Senate
HB 1635 65-0 (1977) Author: Powers, Pike
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to voter registration certificate forms, issuance of certificates, and voter registration entitlement challenges. House: Elections
Senate: Jurisprudence
Reported from committee favorably
HB 1768 65-0 (1977) Author: Olson, Jr., Lyndon Relating to employers granting employees time off to vote in any election held in this State. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 1788 65-0 (1977) Author: Bird, Ronald C.
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Relating to the procedure for accepting a voter at the polling place; permitting combination of the signature roster, the poll list, and other forms on the list of registered voters; eliminating the March 1 date for prparation of list of registered voters. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days
HB 1833 65-0 (1977) Author: Hale, L. DeWitt
Sponsor: Truan, Carlos
Relating to maintenance and inspection of records of absentee voters and the applications for absentee ballots and accompanying papers. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days
HB 1845 65-0 (1977) Author: Rangel, Irma
Sponsor: Longoria, Raul
Relating to application forms for applying for an absentee ballot and to procedures for conducting the absentee voting. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Effective in 90 days
HB 2041 65-0 (1977) Author: Powers, Pike Relating to cancellation of voter registration certificates, providing for pre-paid voter registration application to be made available by the secretairy of state and providing for a list of cancelled voter registration certificates. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HJR 15 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Luther Proposing a constitutional amendment revising Article VI of the Texas Constitution relating to voter qualifications and elections. House: Constitutional Amendments Assigned to Constitutional Amendments Calendar
HJR 28 65-0 (1977) Author: Garcia, Matt Proposing an amendment to Article VI, Section 1, of the Texas Constitution, to revise the classes of persons not allowed to vote. House: Constitutional Amendments Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 83 65-0 (1977) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe"
Sponsor: Waters, Ron
Relating to classes of persons not qualified to vote. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
SB 114 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter
Sponsor: Wright, Brad
Permitting a voter who expects to serve as a poll watcher in an election precinct other than the precinct of his residence to vote absentee. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
90 Day Bill
SB 115 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the waiting period for a voter's registration to become effective after the registrar's receipt of the application for registration. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 116 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to information on prior felony convictions on an application for voter registration and to informing persons already registered of the rules with respect to registration and voting by convicted felons. Senate: Jurisprudence Considered by subcommittee in public hearing
SB 123 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Gene Establishing a procedure for absentee voting by persons who become sick or disabled near or after the close of the regular absentee boting period. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 492 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Regulating assistance to voters by persons who are not election officers; stating criminal penalties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 530 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the method of voting at elections where names of nominees of political parties appear on the ballot; removing authorization for a voter to vote a straight ticket for a political party by making a single mark or punch or by operating a single lever or other mechanism. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 706 65-0 (1977) Author: Mengden, Walter Relating to the procedure for accepting a voter at the polling place; eliminating the signature roster and providing for placing the voter's signature on the list of registered voters. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 770 65-0 (1977) Author: Longoria, Raul Restoring to restoration of the voting rights of persons convicted of a felony. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 780 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the invalidity of ballots cast by persons not signing ballot stubs. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 834 65-0 (1977) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to runoff elections in cities and towns over 200,000. Senate: State Affairs Reported from committee favorably substituted
SB 850 65-0 (1977) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Sponsor: Powers, Pike
Relating to issuance of voter registration certificates; defining an offense and perscribing a penalty. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
90 Day Bill
SB 994 65-0 (1977) Author: Longoria, Raul Relating to application forms for applying for an absentee ballot, to payment of postage by the state on applications for ballots to be voted by mail, and to procedures for conducting the absentee voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 1087 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the procedure for accepting a voter at the polling place; permitting combination of the signature roster, the poll list, and other forms on the list of registered voters; eliminating the March 1 date for preparation of list registered voters. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 1089 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to voter registration entitlement challenges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 1092 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to voter registration certificate forms, issuance of certificates; voter registration entitlement challenges. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 1120 65-0 (1977) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to locations for absentee voting in certain elections in counties with population in excess of 1,500,000. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on Elections
SB 1316 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Providing a system of election day voter registration and voting at the polls; containing penal provisions; making the enactment effective and permanent upon the happening of a certain stated contingency. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 118 64-0 (1975) Author: Reynolds, Richard F. Relating to the registration of voters; providing for an annual verification of registration and making other changes in the registration procedures, the period for which registration is effective, and other features of the voter registration system. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 133 64-0 (1975) Author: Hilliard, Bill Relating to absentee voting; to eliminate the requirement for certain sworn statements in connection with absentee voting and to impose a criminal penalty for giving false information in applying for a ballot. House: Elections Reported from committee favorably without amendments
HB 143 64-0 (1975) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Relating to the registration of voters; providing for a biennial updating of registration records and making other changes in the registration procedures, the period for which registration is effective, and other features of the voter registration system. House: Elections Considered by committee in public hearing
HB 252 64-0 (1975) Author: Baker, Andrew Z. Assessing a civil penalty against registered voters who fail to vote in certain elections without sufficient reason for not voting; prescribing a criminal penalty for stating a false reason for not voting. House: Elections Reported from committee unfavorably
HB 316 64-0 (1975) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to residence for voting purposes; relating to the residence of persons in military service and the residence of persons in military service and the residence of students. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
HB 542 64-0 (1975) Author: Harris, Ed
Sponsor: Clower, Ron
Relating to absentee voting; prescribing civil penalties. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Reported from committee favorably substituted
HB 649 64-0 (1975) Author: Sullivant, Bill Amending Section 8, Art. 7.14, Texas Election Code to allow voters to vote on constitutional amendment propositions as a block if the amendments revise the constitution. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 849 64-0 (1975) Author: Geiger, Richard S. Relating to the establishment of a permanent voter registration system; amending requirements for information on voter registration applications; providing for biennial issuance of voter registration certificates to all permanently registered voters; authorizing the Secretary of State to provide a service program to assist registrars; providing authority for the county registrar of voters to determine the ineligibility of disqualified registrants; amending time limitations for transfer of voter registration in change of residency from precinct to precinct within a county and in change of name requests; amending provisions relating to state reimbursement of funds to the county for the conduction of voter registration; providing for the stamping of party primary vote connotation on the voter registration certificate; authorizing the Secretary of State to expend unused funds previously appropriated. House: Elections Coauthor authorized
HB 958 64-0 (1975) Author: McBee, Susan Gurley Relating to absentee voting to remove the requirement for a certificate of sickness or physical disability when voting absentee on that ground. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 1091 64-0 (1975) Author: Jones, Gene Relating to the replacement of lost voter registration certificates. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1109 64-0 (1975) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to absentee voting in elections; amending Subdivisions 1, 2, and 3b, Section 37, Texas Election Code, as amended (Article 5.05, Vernon's Texas Election Code), to add provisions permitting any voter 65 years of age or older to vote absentee, either by personal appearance or by mail. House: Elections Coauthor authorized
HB 1136 64-0 (1975) Author: Green, Gene
Sponsor: Ogg, Jack
Amending Section 99, Texas Election Code (Article 8.17, Vernon's Texas Election Code), to permit young children to accompany parents into polling places and voting booths. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 1226 64-0 (1975) Author: Nichols, R.C. "Nick" Relating to classes of persons not qualified to vote. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1493 64-0 (1975) Author: Jones, Luther Relating to the conduct of elections, the qualifications for voting, and procedures and matters incidental to the holding of elections in this state; containing criminal penalties. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 1939 64-0 (1975) Author: Jones, Luther Relating to the conduct of elections, the qualifications for voting, and procedures and matters incidental to the holding of elections in this state; containing criminal penalties; amending the Texas Election Code. House: Elections Reported from committee with substitute
HB 2045 64-0 (1975) Author: Hartung, Frank Relating to voter registration and the procedures for registering. House: Elections Considered by committee in public hearing
HJR 42 64-0 (1975) Author: Sullivant, Bill Relating to revising the provisions for voter qualifications and elections of the constitution. House: Constitutional Revision Referred to Committee on Constitutional Revision
SB 138 64-0 (1975) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Amending Section 8, Art. 7.14, Texas Election Code to allow voters to vote on constitutional amendment propositions as a block if the amendments revise the constitution. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 281 64-0 (1975) Author: Clower, Ron Relating to absentee voting. Senate: State Affairs Referred to subcommittee
SB 300 64-0 (1975) Author: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Sponsor: Geiger, Richard S.
Relating to the establishment of a statewide system of permanent voter registration. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
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SB 351 64-0 (1975) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to absentee voting in elections; to add provisions permitting voters confined in jail to vote absentee; also deleting or revising obsolete provisions. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 749 64-0 (1975) Author: Lombardino, Frank Transferring voter registration duties from the county tax assessor-collector to the county clerk in certain counties. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SCR 101 64-0 (1975) Author: Clower, Ron
Sponsor: Davis, Bob
Suspending the Joint Rules of the two Houses so that either House may take up and consider House Bill 899 and House Bill 542 at any time. Signed by Governor
SJR 16 64-0 (1975) Author: Gammage, R.A. "Bob" Amending Constitution to revise provisions for voter qualifications and elections. Senate: Texas Constitution Referred to Committee on Texas Constitution
HB 128 63-0 (1973) Author: Cobb, L. Dean
Sponsor: Sherman, Max
Relating to branch offices for absentee voting by personal appearance in elections; amending Paragraph (b), Subdivision 14, Section 37, Texas Election Code, as amended (Article 5.05, Vernon's Texas Election Code); and declaring an emergency. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Signed by the Governor
HB 163 63-0 (1973) Author: Nowlin, James Relating to the method of voting at elections where names of nominees of political parties appear on ballot; removing authorization for a voter to vote a straight ticket for a political party by making a single mark or punch by operating a single lever or other mechanism; amending the following sections of the Texas Election Code: Subdivision 7 of Section 61, as amended (Article 6.05, Vernon's Texas Election Code); Section 62, as amended (Article 6.06); Seciton 8 of Section 79, as amended (Article 7.14); adn Subdivision 4, Subparagraphs (b) (3), (c) (3), (c) (4), and (d) (1) of Subdivision 11, and Subdivision 12 of Section 80 (Article 7.15); repealing Section 101a, Texas Election Code (Article 8.19, Vernon's Texas Election Code); and declaring an emergency. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 290 63-0 (1973) Author: Poerner, John H. Providing for an alternative method of certifying sickness or physical disability for absentee voting purposes by a licensed nursing home administrator when the person applying is in residence at a duly licensed nursing home, custodial care home, or other such institution. House: Elections Subcommittee hearing date
HB 458 63-0 (1973) Author: Tupper, Jr., Charles Relating to absentee voting in elections. House: Elections Reported favorably
HB 462 63-0 (1973) Author: Cavness, Don Relating to voter registering; defining criminal offense in connection with a voter's having more than one current registration. House: Elections Referred to subcommittee
HB 947 63-0 (1973) Author: Cole, James D. Providing the permissive creation of a County Election Commission in any county in Texas and providing the composition, authority and duties of each such County Election Commission; containing a repealing clause; containing a saving clause; and declaring an emergency. House: Elections Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 979 63-0 (1973) Author: Allen, Joe Creating the separate office of registrar of voters in certain counties and providing for transfer of voter registration duties and other election duties to the registrar; making provisions in regard to the appointment and tenure of the registrar, his powers and duties, and other matters incidental to the operation and functioning of the registrar's office; amending the Texas Election Code. House: Elections Committee hearing date
HB 1077 63-0 (1973) Author: Henderson, Don Relating to absentee voting in elections; to increase the number of watchers authorized at absentee voting by a personal appearance. House: Elections Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 1097 63-0 (1973) Author: Washington, Craig Relating to residence for voting purposes; relating to the residence of persons in military service and the residence of students. House: Elections Reported favorably
HB 1119 63-0 (1973) Author: Garcia, Matt Relating to classes of persons disqualified to vote at elections held in this state. House: Elections Sent to Calendar Committee
HB 1282 63-0 (1973) Author: Rodriguez, Lindsey Relating to the protection of the rights of free choice and secrecy in voting and prescribing a penalty for certain acts inimical to those rights. House: Elections
Senate: Administration
Referred to Committee on Administration
HB 1310 63-0 (1973) Author: Harris, Ed Relating to the registration of voters; making changes in the registration procedures, the period for which registration is effective, and other features of the voter registration system; defining offenses and prescribing penalties. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 1347 63-0 (1973) Author: Mattox, Jim Relating to the hours during which polls are open for voting in elections, the deadlines for returning marked absentee mail ballots to the clerk's office, and the procedures followed by the clerk after receipt of a marked absentee ballot. House: Elections Referred to Committee on Elections
HB 1443 63-0 (1973) Author: Harris, Ed Relating to the conduct of elections, the qualifications for voting, the registration of voters, and other procedures and matters incidental to the holding of elections in this state; containing penal provisions; amending sections of the Texas Election Code relating to qualifications and requirements for voting; relating to absentee voting; relating to voting by former residents in presidential elections; relating to voting rights and procedures after a change of residence to another county; relating to records of voting by persons lacking full voting rights; relating to information required on a voter registration application; relating to the form and content of voter registration certificates; relating to voter registration records; relating to voting rights and procedures after a change of residence to another county; relating to lits of registered voters; relating to the order of party columns on the ballot; relating to the publication of notices on proposed constitutional amendments; relating to absentee voting where an electronic voting system is used; relating to the form of the ballot for electronic voting systems; relating to assistance to voters in preparing their ballots; relating to assistance to voters; repealing sections of the Texas Election Code relating to voting by new residents in presidential elections; relating to residence requirements and other qualifications for voting in city elections. House: Elections Reported favorably
HB 1689 63-0 (1973) Author: Russell, Jerry Relating to absentee voting in elections; amending Subdivisions 1, 2, and 3b, Section 37, Texas Election Code, as amended (Article 5.05, Vernon's Texas Election Code), to add provisions permitting voters confined in jail to vote absentee; also deleting or revising obsolete provisions; and declaring an emergency. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 28 63-0 (1973) Author: Wolff, Nelson Relating to absentee voting; enacting amendments to permit any qualified voter to vote absentee by personal appearance, to require deputy clerks for absentee voting to be sent to hospitals, nursing homes, and similar institutions under certain circumstances, and to make certain changes in the voting procedure. Senate: State Affairs Sent to subcommittee
SB 92 63-0 (1973) Author: Traeger, John Providing for an alternative method of certifying sickness or physical disability for absentee voting purposes by a licensed nursing home administrator when the person applying is in residence at a duly licensed nursing home, custodial care home, or other such institution. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably
SB 193 63-0 (1973) Author: Hightower, Jack
Sponsor: Finnell, Charles
Relating to absentee voting in elections; enacting provisions permitting any permanently disabled voter to file a certificate of permanent disability with the registrar of voters in lieu of having to submit a certificate of disability with each application for an absentee ballot; containing penal provisions. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
90 Day Bill
SB 287 63-0 (1973) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the hours during which the polls are open in elections, and the deadline for returning marked absentee mail ballots tot he clerk's office. Senate: State Affairs Referred to Committee on State Affairs
SB 539 63-0 (1973) Author: Clower, Ron Relating to absentee voting; enacting amendments to permit any qualified voter to vote absentee by personal appearance, to eliminate the certificate of sickness or physical disability required for persons voting absentee by mail on that ground, to eliminate the requirement of certain sworn statements in connection with absentee voting, to impose a criminal penalty for giving false information in applying for a ballot, and to expand the authorization for opening branch offices for absentee voting. Senate: State Affairs Sent to subcommittee
SB 752 63-0 (1973) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Providing for permissive creation of County Election Commission in any Election Commission; containing a repealing clause; containing a saving clause; and declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs Reported favorably
SB 794 63-0 (1973) Author: Kothmann, Glenn Relating to branch offices for absentee voting by personal appearance in elections. Senate: State Affairs Sent to subcommittee
SB 819 63-0 (1973) Author: Wolff, Nelson Relating to the registration of voters; making changes in the registration procedures, the period for which registration is effective, and other features of the voter registration system; defining offenses and prescribing penalties; amending the Texas Election Code as follows; amending Subdivisions 1, 2, and 3, Section 43a (Article 5.11a, Vernon's Texas Election Code); Subdivision 2, Section 46a (Article 5.14a); Subdivision 4, Section 47a (Article 5.15a); Subdivision 1, Section 50a (Article 5.18a); Section 50b (Article 5.18b); Subsection (1), Section 51a (Article 5.19a); and Subdivision 1, Section 51b (Article 5.19b); all as amended or added by Chapter 827, Acts of the 62nd Legislature, Regular Session, 1971; adding Section 54d; and repealing Subdivision 5, Section 50a (Article 5.18a); and declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs Committee substitute
SB 820 63-0 (1973) Author: Wolff, Nelson Relating to the conduct of elections, the qualifications for voting, the registration of voters, and other procedures and matters incidental to the holding of elections in this state; containing penal provisions; amending the following sections of the Texas Election Code, as amended; Section 33 (Article 5.01, Vernon's Texas Election Code), relating to disqualifications for voting; Section 34 (Article 5.02), relating to qualifications and requirements for voting; Subdivisions 2, 3b, 4, 6, and 15, Section 37 (Article 5.05), relating to absentee voting; Section 37b (Article 5.05b), relating to voting by former residents in presidential elections; Subdivisions 1, 2, and 3, Section 37c (Article 5.05c), relating to voting rights and procedures after a change of residence to another county; Section 37d (Article 5.05d), relating to records of voting by persons lacking full voting rights; Section 42a (Article 5.10a), relating to persons entitled to register; Subdivision 3, Section 43a (Article 5.11a), relating to registration periods; Section 45b (Article 5.13b), relating to information required on a voter registration application; Subdivisions 2 and 3, Section 46a (Article 5.14a), relating to the form and content of voter registration certificates; Subdivision 1, Section 47a (Article 5.15a), relating to voter registration records; Subdivision 3, Section 50a (Article 5.18a), relating to voting rights and procedures after a change of residence to another county; Subsection (1), Section 51a (Article 5.19a), relating to lists fo registered voters; Section 61b (Article 6.05b), relating to the order of party columns on the ballot; Subdivisions 2 and 2a, Section 63 (Article 6.07), relating to the publication of notices on proposed constitutional amendments; Paragraph (a), Subdivision 9, Section 80 (Article 7.15), relating to absentee voting where an electronic voting system is used; Subdivision 11, Section 80, relating to the form of the ballot for electronic voting systems; and Section 15 of Section 79 (Article 7.14), Subdivision 14 of Section 80 (Article 7.15), and Section 95 (Article 8.13), relating to assistance to voters in preparing their ballots; also amending Article 225, Penal Code of Texas, 1925, as amended, relating to assistance to voters; repealing the following sections of the Texas Election Code: Section 37a (Article 5.05a), relating to voting by new residents in presidential elections; . . . Senate: State Affairs Reported by subcommittee favorably
SB 865 63-0 (1973) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to absentee voting in elections; amending Subdivisions 1, 2, and 3b, Section 37, Texas Election Code, as amended (Article 5.05, Vernon's Texas Election Code), to add provisions permitting voters confined in jail to vote absentee; also deleting or revising obsolete provisions; and declaring an emergency. Senate: State Affairs Committee hearing date
SCR 146 63-0 (1973) Author: Longoria, Raul Suspending the Joint Rules to take up H.B. No. 1282. Received from the Senate
SJR 37 63-0 (1973) Author: Harrington, D. Roy Proposing an amendment of the Texas Constitution to revise provisions on age and residence requirements for voting in conformity with mandates of the Constitution of the United States; to eliminate the requirement for annual registration; and to add a requirement for renewal of registration at intervals not exceeding four years. House: Elections
Senate: State Affairs
Sent to Calendar Committee
SR 862 63-0 (1973) Author: Wolff, Nelson | et. al. Directing Chairman of State Affairs Committee to appoint a subcommittee for the purpose of conducting an interim study of needed changes in voter registration. Senate: Administration
HB 109 62-0 (1971) Author: Earthman, Jim Relating to the procedure for becoming a write-in candidate in certain elections and to the counting and canvassing of votes cast for write-in candidates and unopposed candidates.
HB 164 62-0 (1971) Author: Golman, Joe H. | et. al. Relating to time allowed to an employee without deduction of pay for voting at an election.
HB 450 62-0 (1971) Author: Stroud, J.W. Relating to voter registration, voter identification, and other procedures in voting, and the manner of evidencing affiliation with a political party.
HB 770 62-0 (1971) Author: Harding, Forrest A. Relating to the minium age for qualification as an elector.
HB 895 62-0 (1971) Author: Stroud, J.W. | et. al. Relating to the period for voter registration and the state's reimbursement to counties for registrations.
HB 1343 62-0 (1971) Author: Cole, James D. | et. al. Relating to providing for a registrar of voters in each county having a County Election Commission.
HB 1344 62-0 (1971) Author: Cole, James D. | et. al. Relating to providing for registration of voters, providing for when each registrant is qualified to vote, and providing for where the registered voter is to vote, in Counties having County Election Commissions.
HB 1345 62-0 (1971) Author: Cole, James D. | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code; providing for annual registration by requiring validation each year of each voter registration certificate for a period not to exceed four years.
HB 1346 62-0 (1971) Author: Cole, James D. | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code; providing for the personal appearance of an applicant for a voter registration certificate in the main office, or a sub-office, of the Registrar of Voters in a county having a County Election Commission.
HB 1347 62-0 (1971) Author: Cole, James D. | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code; providing for the form of voter registration certificate in counties having a County Election Commission.
HB 1348 62-0 (1971) Author: Cole, James D. | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code; providing for voting procedures in elections in counties having County Election Commissions.
HB 1349 62-0 (1971) Author: Cole, James D. | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code; providing for absentee voting in counties having County Election Commissions.
HCR 91 62-0 (1971) Author: Reed, Dick Ratifying the proposed amendment to the Constitution extending the right to vote to persons 18 years of age or older.
SB 24 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike
Sponsor: Bass, Tom
Relating to sale of lists of registered voters by the registrar.
SB 51 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike
Sponsor: Stroud, J.W.
Relating to providing for suspension of present laws and enactment of a system of voter registration entitling registrants to vote for a period of three years, with provisions for extension or renewal of registration for successive periods of three years; providing penal provisions.
SB 95 62-0 (1971) Author: Mauzy, Oscar | et. al. Relating to voter registration and participation in political party activities; containing penal provisions.
SB 110 62-0 (1971) Author: Bernal, Joe J. | et. al.
Sponsor: Lombardino, Frank
Relating to amending Election Code relative to supplemental period for voter registration for 1971 voting year.
SB 130 62-0 (1971) Author: Brooks, Chet | et. al.
Sponsor: Allen, Joe
Relating to branch offices for absentee voting by personal appearance in counties having a population of more than 1,500,000.
SB 231 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to the election precinct in which a voter may vote.
SB 267 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to providing that any qualified voter may vote absentee by personal appearance at the office of the clerk for absentee voting.
SB 348 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to a voter's use of a marked ballot or other paper containing names of candidates or statements of propositions in preparing his ballot and to his exhibition of such a paper at the polling place; providing a criminal penalty for violation.
SB 765 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to amending Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, providing for absenteel voting in counties having county election commissions.
SB 766 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to amending Title 50 of the Revised Civil Statutes of Texas, 1925, known as the Texas Election Code.
SB 776 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to amending the Texas Election Code.
SB 777 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to amending the Texas Election Code.
SB 790 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to amending the Texas Election Code.
SB 791 62-0 (1971) Author: Hall, Ralph Relating to amending the Texas Election Code.
SB 896 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike
Sponsor: Nichols, R.C. "Nick"
Relating to creating the separate office of registrar of voters in certain counties and providing for transfer of voter registration duties and other election duties to the registrar.
SCR 65 62-0 (1971) Author: Bernal, Joe J. | et. al.
Sponsor: Calhoun, Frank
Ratifying the proposed amendment to the Constitution of the United States, extending the right to vote to persons who are 18 years of age or older.
SJR 8 62-0 (1971) Author: McKool, Mike | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to repeal the requirement that voters register annually and adding a provision that a period of registration may not exceed four years without renewal.
HCR 40 62-4 (1972) Author: Kubiak, Dan | et. al. Granting state employees one-half day to vote on November 7, 1972.
HB 13 61-0 (1969) Author: Allen, Joe Relating to providing for certain temporary branch offices for absentee voting by personal appearance.
HB 211 61-0 (1969) Author: Stroud, James W. | et. al. Relating to the registration of voters; amending the Texas Election Code; providing effective dates.
HB 223 61-0 (1969) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to lowering the minimum voting age to 18; amending the Texas Election Code; making the act effective only upon the adoption of a constitutional amendment.
HB 227 61-0 (1969) Author: Braun, Meyer Gus Rex | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to persons permitted to vote absentee.
HB 492 61-0 (1969) Author: Hannah, Jr., John Henry Relating to voter registration by persons released from active duty or discharged by the armed forces; amending the Texas Election Code.
HB 662 61-0 (1969) Author: Heatly, W.S. "Bill" Relating to voter registration and voting by members of the armed forces and certain other persons; amending the Texas Election Code.
HB 767 61-0 (1969) Author: Lombardino, Frank Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to application for an absentee ballot and absentee voting by mail.
HB 803 61-0 (1969) Author: Slider, James Lenoy Relating to amending the Texas Election Code to authorize the governing bodies of each incorporated city, town and village in this State by ordinance to provide for the annual registration of voters residing within the corporate limits of such city, town or village; providing for the effective date of any such ordinance.
HB 815 61-0 (1969) Author: Stroud, James W. Relating to voter registration, voter identification at the polls, absentee voting by certain persons, and affiliation with a political party; amending the Texas Election Code; containing penal provisions; making the Act contingent upon the passage of a constitutional amendment.
HB 978 61-0 (1969) Author: Johnson, Jake Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to the furnishing of lists of registered voters; containing penal provisions.
HB 1236 61-0 (1969) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to registration of voters; amending the Texas Election Code.
HJR 1 61-0 (1969) Author: Allen, Joe | et. al. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum age required for voting to 18 years.
HJR 11 61-0 (1969) Author: Nowlin, James | et. al. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum age required for voting to 19 years.
HJR 13 61-0 (1969) Author: Truan, Carlos Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to lower the minimum age required for voting to 18 years.
HJR 20 61-0 (1969) Author: Stroud, James W. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal the requirement that voters register annually.
SB 120 61-0 (1969) Author: Brooks, Chet | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to branch offices for absentee voting by personal appearance.
SB 131 61-0 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code to provide for a system of quadrennial voter registration; containing penal provisions; making the Act effective only upon the adoption of a constitutional amendment.
SB 228 61-0 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relative to the mode of applying for registration as a voter and to the information required on the application, the registration certificate, and the list of registered voters; providing an effective date.
SB 252 61-0 (1969) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relative to voter registration and participation in political party activities; containing penal provisions.
SB 264 61-0 (1969) Author: Schwartz, A.R. "Babe" | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relative to persons permitted to vote absentee, applications for absentee ballots, and absentee voting by personal appearance in elections less than county-wide.
SB 711 61-0 (1969) Author: Brooks, Chet Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to the establishment of county election commissions and their powers and duties; relating to registration of voters and to absentee voting in counties having an election commission.
SB 852 61-0 (1969) Author: Strong, Jack B. | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to voter registration and absentee voting by members of the armed forces and other categories of voters covered by the Federal Voting Assistance Act of 1955, as amended, and to voting by persons who return to the county of residence after applying for an absentee ballot by mail; enumerating the categories of persons entitled to vote by use of the official federal post card application for absentee ballot and prescribing procedures for absentee voting, including registration therefor, by persons using the federal post card application form; relating to voting upon return to the county of residence after applying for an absentee ballot by mail; enlarging the period for mailing absentee ballots to voters outside the United States; relating to registration by voters who are within the categories of persons covered by the Federal Voting Assistance Act of 1955, as amended, at the time of applying for registration or who were within those categories at any time during a specified period prior thereto.
SJR 5 61-0 (1969) Author: Bernal, Joseph J. | et. al. Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to lower the minimum age required for voting to 18 years.
SJR 7 61-0 (1969) Author: Bridges, Ronald Wayne | et. al. Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas so as to lower the minimum age required for voting to nineteen (19) years.
SJR 13 61-0 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike | et. al. Relating to proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to repeal the requirement that voters register annually.
SB 6 61-1 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to the mode of applying for registration as a voter and to the information required on the application, the registration certificate, and the list of registered voters; providing an effective date.
SCR 23 61-1 (1969) Author: Bernal, Joseph J. | et. al. Proposing a primary referendum on lowering the voting age in Texas to 18.
SB 8 61-2 (1969) Author: McKool, Mike Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relative to the mode of applying for registration as a voter and to the information required on the application, the registration certificate, and the list of registered voters; providing an effective date.
SCR 10 61-2 (1969) Author: Bernal, Joseph J. | et. al. Proposing a primary referendum on lowering the voting age in Texas to 18.
HB 89 60-0 (1967) Author: Fondren, Gene Norris | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code by adding several sections relating to voter registration; relating to qualification and requirements for voting; relating to a criminal penalty for making a forged or fictitious application for voter registration; fixing effective dates.
HB 180 60-0 (1967) Author: Fondren, Gene Norris | et. al. Relating to absentee voting.
HB 314 60-0 (1967) Author: Jones, Delwin Relating to requiring election supplies in absentee voting to be sent by air mail if the address to which the supplies are sent is outside the continental limits of the United States.
HB 671 60-0 (1967) Author: Peeler, Travis A. | et. al. Relating to amending the Election Code of the State of Texas to provide a registration for voters and to require registration as a prerequisite for voting in all elections; prescribing certain criminal offenses related to registration and voting, and providing penalties therefor; providing effective dates.
HB 1179 60-0 (1967) Author: Peeler, Travis A. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to conducting absentee voting in primary elections.
HJR 9 60-0 (1967) Author: Vickery, Glenn Wheeler Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to lower the minimum age required for voting to 18 years.
HJR 25 60-0 (1967) Author: Peeler, Travis A. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to provide that three months residence within a county satisfies the residence requirement for voting, and that a voter who removes from his county of residence may vote absentee there until he establishes three months residence in another county.
SB 1 60-0 (1967) Author: Watson, Jr., Murray Relating to making voter registration lists for the voting year of 1966 the controlling lists for run-off elections held during February, 1967.
SB 12 60-0 (1967) Author: Creighton, Tom Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to voter registration and voter identification procedures at the polls.
SB 55 60-0 (1967) Author: Berry, Virgil E. "Red" Relating to amending the Texas Election Code so as to require a voter's residence telephone number to be shown on the voter registration certificate and on the list of registered voters.
SB 60 60-0 (1967) Author: Creighton, Tom Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to absentee voting.
SB 144 60-0 (1967) Author: Berry, Virgil E. "Red" Relating to amending the Texas Election Code to eliminate both the party loyalty pledge on the primary election ballot and the stamping of party affiliation on the registration certificate.
SB 436 60-0 (1967) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to amending the Texas Election Code so as to provide a registration system for voters and to require registration as a prerequisite for voting in all elections.
SJR 11 60-0 (1967) Author: Bernal, Joseph J. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas to lower the minimum age required for voting to 18 years.
SB 26 60-1 (1968) Author: Creighton, Tom | et. al. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code to provide for registration of voters in the armed forces and related services, or recently separated therefrom, and their spouses and dependents, under stated conditions.
HB 114 59-0 (1965) Author: Johnson, Jacob Edgar "Jake" Relating to amending the Texas Election Code; providing for the appointment of election officers for certain elections ordered by county officers.
HB 129 59-0 (1965) Author: Pendleton, Randall George "Randy" Relating to voting in precincts of new residence; amending the Texas Election Code.
HB 258 59-0 (1965) Author: Berry, Virgil E. "Red" | et. al. Relating to amending the Election Code so as to delete the provisions which restrict voting by persons in military service to the county of their residence at the time of entering service.
HB 460 59-0 (1965) Author: Fondren, Gene Norris Relating to registration of voters; amending the Election Code to provided a general registration system conditioned on the adoption of an amendment abolishing payment of the poll tax as a prerequisite for voting.
HB 682 59-0 (1965) Author: Floyd, Jr., Paul W. | et. al. Relating to amending the Election Code of the State of Texas by adding a new Section stating that applications for poll tax receipts and exemption certificates which are mailed before the first day of February shall be deemed to have been received before that date if they are delivered to the tax collector on or before the 5th day of February; and declaring an imperative public necessity for suspension of the Constitutional Rule on the reading of bills.
HB 789 59-0 (1965) Author: Bonilla, Tony | et. al. Relating to residence requirements and to determination of place of residence for the purpose of voting; amending the Texas Election code by deleting provisions on place of voting by persons in military service.
HB 885 59-0 (1965) Author: Stroud, James W. | et. al. Relating to adopting a constitutional amendment abolishing payment of the poll tax as a prerequisite for voting.
HB 894 59-0 (1965) Author: Lewis, Ben H. Relating to registration of voters; amending the Election Code.
HB 940 59-0 (1965) Author: Alaniz, John C. Relating to amending the Texas Election Code relating to mode of paying poll tax.
HCR 184 59-0 (1965)
HJR 13 59-0 (1965) Author: Peeler, Travis A. | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to repeal the provision making payment of the poll tax a requirement for voting and so as to authorize the Legislature to provide for the registration of all voters.
HJR 18 59-0 (1965) Author: Peeler, Travis A. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to provide that three months residence within a county satisfies the residence requirement for voting, and that a voter who removes from his county of residence may vote absentee there until he establishes three months residence in another county.
HJR 27 59-0 (1965) Author: Stroud, James W. | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to repeal the provision making payment of the poll tax a requirement for voting and so as to require the Legislature to provide for the registration of all voters.
HJR 35 59-0 (1965) Author: Bonilla, Tony | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to repeal the provision making payment of a poll tax a requirement for voting, authorizing the Legislature to provide for the registration of all voters, and authorizing members of the armed forces of the United States or component branches thereof who meet all of the requirements established for voting to vote on the same basis as all other persons.
HJR 38 59-0 (1965) Author: Berry, Virgil E. "Red" | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to omit the requirement that members of the armed services vote only in the county in which they resided at the time of entering the service.
HJR 39 59-0 (1965) Author: Berry, Virgil E. "Red" | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas to remove the restriction requiring any member of the Armed Forces of the United States or component branches there of to vote in the county in which he resided at the time he entered the service.
HJR 40 59-0 (1965) Author: Berry, Virgil E. "Red" | et. al. Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas so as to lower the minimum age required for voting to 19 years.
SB 218 59-0 (1965) Author: Creighton, Tom Relating to registration of voters; amending the Election Code.
SB 412 59-0 (1965) Author: Spears, Jr., Franklin Scott Relating to abolishing payment of the poll tax as a prerequisite for voting; amending the Election Code of the State of Texas to provide a registration system for voters and to require registration as a prerequisite for voting in all elections.
SJR 5 59-0 (1965) Author: Herring, Charles Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Texas relating to residence requirements for voters in state and national elections.

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