Out of House Committee
Voted on by House
Out of Senate Committee
Voted on by Senate
Bill Becomes Law
- Indicates bill passed stage
- Indicates bill has not reached stage
- Indicates bill failed to complete stage
Bill filed by Pickett on 1/21/2003.
Bill reported out of House committee on Appropriations with vote of 18 Ayes, 0 Nays, 0 Present Not Voting, 11 Absent.
Bill passed the House.
Bill reported out of Senate committee on Infrastructure Development and Security with vote of 7 Ayes, 0 Nays, 0 Present Not Voting, 2 Absent.
Bill passed the Senate.
Bill signed by the Governor.
Enabling legislation for HJR 28. This Act takes effect September 1, 2003, except Section 1 takes effect on the date the constitutional amendment (HJR 28, 78th Legislature) takes effect. If the amendment is not passed, Section 1 has no effect.