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HJR 21, 84th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring that any appropriations in excess of the constitutional spending limit be approved by a two-thirds vote of all the members elected to each house of the legislature.

Last action: Left pending in subcommittee

Author: Cindy Burkett
Joint Author: James Frank | Ron Simmons | Greg Bonnen | Jason Isaac
Coauthor: Angie Button | Todd Hunter | Phil King | Rick Miller | Geanie Morrison

Subjects:
Legislature
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments
State Finances--Appropriations
State Finances--Budget
State Finances--Management & Control

House Committee: Appropriations (John Otto, Trent Ashby, Cecil Bell, Greg Bonnen, Cindy Burkett, Giovanni Capriglione, Sarah Davis, Dawnna Dukes, Helen Giddings, Larry Gonzales, Donna Howard, Bryan Hughes, Jarvis Johnson, Linda Koop, Oscar Longoria, Marisa Márquez, Ruth McClendon, Borris Miles, Rick Miller, Sergio Muñoz, Jr., Dade Phelan, Four Price, John Raney, Justin Rodriguez, J. D. Sheffield, Laura Thompson, Sylvester Turner, Gary VanDeaver, Armando Walle)
House Committee: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency & Reform (Sarah Davis, Greg Bonnen, Linda Koop, Marisa Márquez, Armando Walle)

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