Bill

HB 1639

85(R) - 2017
House Elections
House Elections
Elections

Vote Recommendation

Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral

Author(s)

Eddie Rodriguez
Hubert Vo

Bill Caption

Relating to providing a voter in a party primary notice of party conventions.

Fiscal Notes

From the LBB: No significant fiscal implication to the state is anticipated. 

Bill Analysis

This bill would allow a political party to prepare a notice of the time and place of the party‚Äôs conventions for distribution to voters accepted to vote by personal appearance during a primary election. The state chair of a political party would be required to prescribe a form for a notice that may be used in any county. A notice would be required to be approved by the secretary of state. The secretary of state would be required to prescribe procedures and adopt rules as necessary to implement the section. 

Vote Recommendation Notes

This bill does not appear to have a connection to our liberty principles, therefore we remain neutral.