SJR 40, 86th R.S. history

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SJR 40, 86th R.S.
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring the state to pay at least 50 percent of the cost of maintaining and operating the public school system and prohibiting the comptroller from certifying legislation containing an appropriation for public education unless the requirement is met.

Last action: Co-author authorized

Author: Nathan Johnson
Joint Author: José Rodríguez
Coauthor: Beverly Powell


HJR 24 (Identical)
SJR 48 (Duplicate)

Enabling legislation: SB 852

Education--Primary & Secondary--Finance
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments
Taxation--School District

Senate Committee: Education (Larry Taylor, Paul Bettencourt, Donna Campbell, Pat Fallon, Bob Hall, Bryan Hughes, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Angela Paxton, Beverly Powell, Kirk Watson, Royce West, Judith Zaffirini)

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