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 Bill Status of HJR0137  95th General Assembly

Short Description:  CONCON PAMPHLET

House Sponsors
Rep. John A. Fritchey - Lou Lang - Mike Fortner - Paul D. Froehlich

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. Kwame Raoul - Pamela J. Althoff - Dale A. Righter)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/31/2008HouseAdopted Both Houses

Synopsis As Introduced
Adopts the report of the Joint Committee for the Constitutional Convention Proposal. Sets forth an explanation of the proposed call for a State Constitutional convention, arguments in favor of and against holding a convention, and the form of the ballot.

House Floor Amendment No. 1
Changes language concerning special interest groups and lobbyists having disproportionate influence over the "General Assembly" to over the "legislative process". Changes a reference to "special interests groups" to "special interest groups".

DateChamber Action
  5/29/2008HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. John A. Fritchey
  5/29/2008HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  5/29/2008HouseRecommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  5/29/2008HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Resolutions
  5/29/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Lou Lang
  5/29/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mike Fortner
  5/29/2008HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Paul D. Froehlich
  5/29/2008HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. John A. Fritchey
  5/29/2008HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  5/29/2008HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Recommends Be Adopted Rules Committee; 003-000-000
  5/29/2008HouseHouse Floor Amendment No. 1 Adopted by Voice Vote
  5/29/2008HouseResolution Adopted as Amended 109-000-001
  5/31/2008SenateArrive in Senate
  5/31/2008SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. Kwame Raoul
  5/31/2008SenateReferred to Rules
  5/31/2008SenateApproved for Consideration Rules
  5/31/2008SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Secretary's Desk Resolutions May 31, 2008
  5/31/2008SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Pamela J. Althoff
  5/31/2008SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale A. Righter
  5/31/2008SenateResolution Adopted; 053-000-000
  5/31/2008HouseAdopted Both Houses

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