The Senate has convened, unilaterally, in Special Session for the sole purpose of consideration of Executive Order 19-14.
HJR 59: Restoration of Civil Rights
JOINT RESOLUTION by Watson, C.
Restoration of Civil Rights; Proposes amendment to State Constitution to authorize Legislature to prescribe additional circumstances under which certain fines & forfeitures may be suspended or remitted, reprieves may be granted, civil rights may be restored, & punishments may be commuted.
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Date Chamber Action 8/18/2017 House • Filed
8/30/2017 House • Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 18
1/9/2018 House • Introduced -HJ 18
3/10/2018 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee
HJR 59, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 8/18/2017 at 3:03 PM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (3)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 61 Restoration of Civil Rights Watson, Jacquet Linked Last Action: 3/10/2018 H Died in Criminal Justice Subcommittee S 428 Restoration of Civil Rights Thurston Identical Last Action: 3/10/2018 S Died in Criminal Justice S 430 Restoration of Civil Rights Thurston Compare Last Action: 3/10/2018 S Died in Criminal Justice
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