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HJR 6, 77th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for gubernatorial appointment to fill vacancies in the offices of appellate justices and judges and for nonpartisan retention elections for those justices and judges.

Last action: Subcommittee members named

Author: Robert Junell
Joint Author: Toby Goodman

Remarks: Enabling legislation is HB 1518.

Companion:

SJR 3 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Introduced (Office of House Bill Analysis)

Subjects:
Courts--Judges
Elections--Candidates
Elections--Judicial
Governor
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments

House Committee: Judicial Affairs (Senfronia Thompson, Jaime Capelo, Joe Deshotel, Domingo Garcia, Will Hartnett, Juan Hinojosa, Jim Solis, Robert Talton, Carlos Uresti)
Minutes: February 26 2001
House Committee: Subcommittee on HJR 6 (Joe Deshotel, Jaime Capelo, Juan Hinojosa, Senfronia Thompson, Carlos Uresti)

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