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SJR 2, 85th Regular Session
Applying to the Congress of the United States to call a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for the limited purpose of proposing one or more amendments to the constitution to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office of federal officials and members of Congress.

Visit the Texas Legislature Online web site to see the actions for SJR 2, 85th Regular Session with links to the online House and Senate Journals.

Chamber Action Comments  Date 
S Received by the Secretary of the Senate   12/06/2016
S Filed   12/06/2016
S Read first time   01/25/2017
S Referred to State Affairs   01/25/2017
S Co-author authorized   01/30/2017
S Co-author authorized   02/07/2017
S Scheduled for public hearing on . . .   02/16/2017
S Considered in public hearing   02/16/2017
S Testimony taken in committee   02/16/2017
S Reported favorably w/o amendments   02/21/2017
S Committee report printed and distributed   02/21/2017
S Placed on intent calendar   02/27/2017
S Rules suspended-Regular order of business   02/28/2017
S Record vote   02/28/2017
S Read 2nd time   02/28/2017
S Amendment(s) offered   02/28/2017
S Amendment tabled   02/28/2017
S Record vote   02/28/2017
S Amendment(s) offered   02/28/2017
S Amendment tabled   02/28/2017
S Record vote   02/28/2017
S Adopted   02/28/2017
S Record vote   02/28/2017
S Reported engrossed   02/28/2017
H Received from the Senate   03/01/2017
H Read first time   04/10/2017
H Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select   04/10/2017
H Considered in formal meeting   04/20/2017
H Committee substitute considered in committee   04/20/2017
H Reported favorably as substituted   04/20/2017
H Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator   04/25/2017
H Committee report distributed   04/25/2017
H Committee report sent to Calendars   04/25/2017
H Considered in Calendars   04/25/2017
H Placed on Emergency Calendar   05/03/2017
H Vote reconsidered in committee   04/26/2017
H Considered in Calendars   04/26/2017
H Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar   05/03/2017
H Recommitted to committee   04/28/2017
H Scheduled for formal meeting on . . .   05/01/2017
H Considered in formal meeting   05/01/2017
H Committee substitute considered in committee   05/01/2017
H Reported favorably as substituted   05/01/2017
H Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator   05/01/2017
H Committee report distributed   05/01/2017
H Committee report sent to Calendars   05/01/2017
H Considered in Calendars   05/02/2017
H Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar   05/04/2017
H Read 2nd time   05/04/2017
H Amended 1-Miller  05/04/2017
H Record vote RV#744  05/04/2017
H Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal   05/04/2017
H Amendment tabled 2-Turner  05/04/2017
H Record vote RV#745  05/04/2017
H Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal   05/04/2017
H Adopted as amended   05/04/2017
H Record vote RV#746  05/04/2017
H Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal   05/04/2017
S House passage as amended reported   05/05/2017
S House amendment(s) laid before the Senate   05/10/2017
S Read   05/10/2017
S Senate concurs in House amendment(s)   05/10/2017
S Record vote   05/10/2017
H Senate concurs in House amendment(s)-reported   05/10/2017
S Reported enrolled   05/10/2017
S Signed in the Senate   05/11/2017
H Signed in the House   05/11/2017
E Filed with the Secretary of State   05/11/2017

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