Bill:  HJR 39 
Legislative Session: 81(R) Council Document: 81R 3954 CBE-D
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Last Action:05/26/2009 E Filed with the Secretary of State
Caption Version:Enrolled
Caption Text: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.
Author:Allen | Turner, Sylvester | Giddings | Bohac | Thompson
Coauthor:Alonzo | Alvarado | Anchia | Anderson | Aycock | Berman | Bolton | Bonnen | Branch | Brown, Betty | Brown, Fred | Burnam | Button | Callegari | Castro | Chavez | Chisum | Christian | Cohen | Coleman | Cook | Corte, Frank | Crabb | Craddick | Creighton | Crownover | Darby | Davis, John | Davis, Yvonne | Deshotel | Driver | Dukes | Dunnam | Dutton | Edwards | Eiland | Eissler | Elkins | England | Farabee | Farias | Farrar | Fletcher | Flores | Frost | Gallego | Gattis | Geren | Gonzales | Gonzalez Toureilles | Guillen | Gutierrez | Hamilton | Hancock | Hardcastle | Harless | Harper-Brown | Hartnett | Heflin | Hernandez | Herrero | Hilderbran | Hochberg | Hodge | Homer | Hopson | Howard, Charlie | Howard, Donna | Hughes | Isett | Jackson, Jim | Jones | Keffer | Kent | King, Phil | King, Susan | King, Tracy O. | Kleinschmidt | Kolkhorst | Kuempel | Laubenberg | Legler | Leibowitz | Lewis | Lucio III | Madden | Maldonado | Mallory Caraway | Marquez | Martinez Fischer | Martinez, "Mando" | McCall | McClendon | McReynolds | Menendez | Merritt | Miklos | Miller, Doug | Moody | Morrison | Naishtat | Olivo | Orr | Ortiz, Jr. | Otto | Patrick | Paxton | Pena | Phillips | Pickett | Pierson | Pitts | Quintanilla | Raymond | Riddle | Rios Ybarra | Ritter | Rodriguez | Rose | Sheffield | Shelton | Smith, Todd | Smith, Wayne | Smithee | Solomons | Strama | Swinford | Taylor, Larry | Thibaut | Truitt | Turner, Chris | Vaught | Veasey | Villarreal | Vo | Walle | Weber | Woolley | Zerwas
Sponsor:Ellis
Cosponsor:Van de Putte | West | Zaffirini
Subjects:Elections--General (I0310)
Elections--Registration & Suffrage (I0265)
Resolutions--Constitutional Amendments (I0661)
Resolutions--Legislative Policy (I0685)
Resolutions--United States Constitution (I0670)
Companion:SJR 27 by Ellis, Identical
House Committee:Elections
Status:Out of committee
Vote:Ayes=8   Nays=0   Present Not Voting=0   Absent=1
Senate Committee:State Affairs
Status:Out of committee
Vote:Ayes=7   Nays=0   Present Not Voting=0   Absent=2
Actions: (descending date order)
Viewing Votes: Most Recent House Vote | Most Recent Senate Vote
Description Comment Date       Time       Journal Page
 Filed with the Secretary of State      05/26/2009     5164
 Signed in the Senate      05/25/2009     2913
 Signed in the House      05/23/2009     4569
 Reported enrolled      05/23/2009   01:05 PM  4641
 Senate passage reported      05/22/2009     4353
 Record vote       05/22/2009     2749
 Passed       05/22/2009     2749
 Read 3rd time       05/22/2009     2749
 Record vote       05/22/2009     2749
 Three day rule suspended       05/22/2009     2749
 Vote recorded in Journal       05/22/2009     2749
 Read 2nd time & passed to 3rd reading       05/22/2009     2749
 Rules suspended-Regular order of business       05/22/2009     2749
 Co-sponsor authorized      05/22/2009     2730
 Placed on intent calendar      05/21/2009    
 Co-sponsor authorized      05/20/2009     2570
 Committee report printed and distributed      05/19/2009   05:08 PM 
 Reported favorably w/o amendments      05/19/2009     2568
 Testimony taken in committee      05/18/2009    
 Considered in public hearing      05/18/2009    
 Co-sponsor authorized      05/18/2009     2444
 Scheduled for public hearing on . . .      05/18/2009    
 Referred to State Affairs      05/06/2009     2095
 Read first time      05/06/2009     2095
 Received from the House      05/05/2009     2011
 Reported engrossed      05/04/2009   07:20 PM  2554
 Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal      05/04/2009     2419
 Record vote   RV#539   05/04/2009     2419
 Adopted      05/04/2009     2419
 Read 2nd time      05/04/2009     2419
 Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar      05/04/2009    
 Considered in Calendars      05/02/2009    
 Committee report sent to Calendars      04/24/2009    
 Committee report printed and distributed      04/23/2009   02:17 PM 
 Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator      04/22/2009     1772
 Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)      04/17/2009    
 Considered in formal meeting      04/17/2009    
 Left pending in committee      04/15/2009    
 Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee      04/15/2009    
 Considered in public hearing      04/15/2009    
 Scheduled for public hearing on . . .      04/15/2009    
 Referred to Elections      03/02/2009     512
 Read first time      03/02/2009     512
 Filed      01/14/2009