CS/SB 1008: Article V Constitutional Conventions
GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Stargel
Article V Constitutional Conventions; Citing this act as the "Article V Constitutional Convention Act"; establishing qualifications of delegates and alternate delegates to an Article V constitutional convention; providing for the appointment of delegates by the Legislature; requiring majority vote approval in each chamber for the appointment of delegates; authorizing the Legislature to recall a delegate and fill a vacancy; authorizing the presiding officers of the Legislature to call a special legislative session to fill a vacancy; establishing a legislative method for appointments and recalls, etc.
Last Action: 4/24/2014 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 609 (Ch. 2014-52) -SJ 600
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- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations (AP)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Judiciary; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 81
• Introduced -SJ 81
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/08/14, 9:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 6 NAYS 3 -SJ 459
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 459
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 04/10/14, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Appropriations; YEAS 11 NAYS 6
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Rules
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 04/21/14, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 6 NAYS 5 -SJ 515
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 515
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/24/14
• CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 517
• Read 2nd time -SJ 600
• Substituted CS/HB 609 -SJ 600
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 609 (Ch. 2014-52) -SJ 600
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