Monthly Archives: March 2013

Texas House: Elections Committee to Consider Several Bills Monday

I haven’t had a chance to review the bills yet, but here’s the agenda:




COMMITTEE:   Elections

TIME & DATE: 2:00 PM or upon final adjourn./recess
Monday, March 18, 2013

PLACE:       E2.028
CHAIR:       Rep. Geanie Morrison


HB 259        Simmons
Relating to the regulation of electioneering at a polling location.
HB 331        Guillen
Relating to registration powers of volunteer deputy registrars.
HB 396        Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to providing a federal postcard applicant with a ballot for any election in which the applicant is eligible to vote.
HB 666        Miller, Rick
Relating to the elections to which certain applications for a ballot to be voted by mail are applicable.
HB 966        Murphy
Relating to the residence address of a person for purposes of registration under the Election Code.
HB 985        Elkins
Relating to the deadlines by which provisional ballots must be processed and the state canvass must be conducted for certain elections.
HB 986        Elkins
Relating to the language in which a ballot to be voted by mail is printed.
HB 1303       Miller, Rick
Relating to identification for poll watchers.
HB 1840       Wu
Relating to the identification of a person as an election poll watcher.
HB 1871       King, Tracy O.
Relating to the allocation of the expenses of a joint election to certain school districts.