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SJR 23, 75th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the appointment of appellate justices and judges by the governor with retention elections on a nonpartisan ballot for those justices and judges, for the nonpartisan election and retention or rejection of district judges, for the election of certain district judges from commissioners court precincts, and for the alteration of the terms of certain judicial offices.

Chamber Action Comments  Date 
S Received by the Secretary of the Senate   01/31/1997
S Filed   01/31/1997
S Read first time   02/05/1997
S Referred to Jurisprudence   02/05/1997
S Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . .   04/07/1997
S Considered in public hearing   04/07/1997
S Testimony taken in committee   04/07/1997
S Reported favorably w/o amendments   04/09/1997
S Committee report printed and distributed   04/09/1997

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