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SJR 51, 78th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit a person to assume an office of a political subdivision without an election if the person is the only candidate to qualify in an election for that office.

Last action: Not again placed on intent calendar

Author: Leticia Van de Putte

Companion:

HJR 59 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Introduced (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
County Government--Employees/Officers
Elections--Candidates
Elections--General
Legislature
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments

Senate Committee: State Affairs (Robert Duncan, Bill Ratliff, Kenneth Armbrister, Rodney Ellis, Troy Fraser, Chris Harris, Frank Madla, Jane Nelson, Florence Shapiro, Todd Staples, Tommy Williams)

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