Bill Text: TX HJR74 | 2019-2020 | 86th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the transfer of an animal used for county purposes to the animal's handler on the animal's retirement.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-27 - Referred to County Affairs [HJR74 Detail]

Download: Texas-2019-HJR74-Introduced.html
  86R4939 JTS-F
 
  By: Tinderholt H.J.R. No. 74
 
 
 
A JOINT RESOLUTION
  proposing a constitutional amendment to allow the transfer of an
  animal used for county purposes to the animal's handler on the
  animal's retirement.
         BE IT RESOLVED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Article III, Texas Constitution, is amended by
  adding Section 52l to read as follows:
         Sec. 52l.  On the retirement of an animal owned and used by a
  county for county purposes, the county may transfer ownership of
  the animal to the animal's handler at no cost to the handler.
         SECTION 2.  This proposed constitutional amendment shall be
  submitted to the voters at an election to be held November 5, 2019.
  The ballot shall be printed to permit voting for or against the
  proposition: "The constitutional amendment to allow the transfer of
  an animal used for county purposes to the animal's handler on the
  animal's retirement."
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