Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research
Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

LRL Home - Legislation - Legislative archive system - Advanced search - Search results - Bill details

Bill details Help  |  Status

HJR 39, 81st Regular Session
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.

Last action: Filed with the Secretary of State

Author: Alma Allen
Joint Author: Sylvester Turner | Helen Giddings | Dwayne Bohac | Senfronia Thompson
Coauthor: Roberto Alonzo | Carol Alvarado | Rafael Anchia | Charles "Doc" Anderson | Jimmie Aycock | Leo Berman | Valinda Bolton | Dennis Bonnen | Dan Branch | Betty Brown | Fred Brown | Lon Burnam | Angie Button | Bill Callegari | Joaquin Castro | Norma Chavez | Warren Chisum | Wayne Christian | Ellen Cohen | Garnet Coleman | Byron Cook | Frank Corte, Jr. | Joe Crabb | Tom Craddick | Brandon Creighton | Myra Crownover | Drew Darby | John Davis | Yvonne Davis | Joe Deshotel | Joe Driver | Dawnna Dukes | Jim Dunnam | Harold V. Dutton, Jr. | Al Edwards | Craig Eiland | Rob Eissler | Gary Elkins | Kirk England | David Farabee | Joe Farias | Jessica Farrar | Allen Fletcher | Kino Flores | Stephen Frost | Pete Gallego | Dan Gattis | Charlie Geren | Veronica Gonzales | Yvonne Gonzalez Toureilles | Ryan Guillen | Roland Gutierrez | Mike Hamilton | Kelly Hancock | Rick Hardcastle | Patricia Harless | Linda Harper-Brown | Will Hartnett | Joe Heflin | Ana Hernandez | Abel Herrero | Harvey Hilderbran | Scott Hochberg | Terri Hodge | Mark Homer | Chuck Hopson | Charlie Howard | Donna Howard | Bryan Hughes | Carl Isett | Jim Jackson | Delwin Jones | Jim Keffer | Carol Kent | Phil King | Susan King | Tracy King | Tim Kleinschmidt | Lois Kolkhorst | Edmund Kuempel | Jodie Laubenberg | Ken Legler | David Leibowitz | Tryon Lewis | Eddie Lucio III | Jerry Madden | Diana Maldonado | Barbara Mallory Caraway | Marisa Marquez | Trey Martinez Fischer | Armando Martinez | Brian McCall | Ruth McClendon | Jim McReynolds | Jose Menendez | Tommy Merritt | Robert Miklos | Doug Miller | Joseph Moody | Geanie Morrison | Elliott Naishtat | Dora Olivo | Rob Orr | Solomon Ortiz, Jr. | John Otto | Diane Patrick | Ken Paxton | Aaron Pena | Larry Phillips | Joseph Pickett | Paula Pierson | Jim Pitts | Chente Quintanilla | Richard Raymond | Debbie Riddle | Tara Rios Ybarra | Allan Ritter | Eddie Rodriguez | Patrick Rose | Ralph Sheffield | Mark Shelton | Todd Smith | Wayne Smith | John Smithee | Burt Solomons | Mark Strama | David Swinford | Larry Taylor | Kristi Thibaut | Vicki Truitt | Chris Turner | Allen Vaught | Marc Veasey | Mike Villarreal | Hubert Vo | Armando Walle | Randy Weber | Beverly Woolley | John Zerwas
Sponsor: Rodney Ellis
CoSponsor: Leticia Van de Putte | Royce West | Judith Zaffirini

Session Law Chapter: Acts 2009, 81st R.S., HJR 39

Companion:

SJR 27 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
Elections--General
Elections--Registration & Suffrage
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments
Resolutions--Legislative Policy
Resolutions--United States Constitution

House Committee: Elections (Todd Smith, Alma Allen, Rafael Anchia, Dwayne Bohac, Dennis Bonnen, Betty Brown, Linda Harper-Brown, Joe Heflin, Aaron Pena)
Senate Committee: State Affairs (Robert Duncan, John Carona, Bob Deuell, Rodney Ellis, Troy Fraser, Chris Harris, Mike Jackson, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Leticia Van de Putte)

Texas Legislature Online

The Legislative Archive System is a work in progress. Complete information is not available for all bills and all sessions. Visit the Legislative Archive System status page for details. Please contact the Legislative Reference Library at 512-463-1252 if you have any questions. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.