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Open States

  1. Introduced Dec 6, 2016
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law

HJR 39

Texas House Joint Resolution

Applying to the Congress of the United States to call a convention under Article V of the United States Constitution for the limited purpose of proposing one or more amendments to the constitution to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office of federal officials and members of Congress.
85th Legislature (2017)
Bill Subjects:
Resolutions Executive Branch Legislative Affairs
Sponsors (80):


There are currently no roll call votes recorded for this bill.


Date Chamber  
Apr 13, 2017 House Left pending in committee
Apr 13, 2017 House Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
Apr 13, 2017 House Considered in public hearing
Mar 9, 2017 House Referred to State & Federal Power & Responsibility, Select
Mar 9, 2017 House Read first time
Dec 6, 2016 House Filed


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