Honorable Ryan Guillen, Chair, House Committee on Culture, Recreation & Tourism
John S O'Brien, Director, Legislative Budget Board
SB258 by Hegar (Relating to the pledge of allegiance to the state flag during a state flag retirement ceremony.), As Engrossed
No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would add the phrase “one state under God” to the pledge of allegiance to the state flag during a state flag retirement ceremony. The Act would take immediate effect if the bill receives two-thirds the vote of all members. Otherwise, the bill would take effect September 1, 2011.
Local Government Impact
No fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.