2013 House Votes

2013 House Votes

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Key Votes

  • Day 1 (Jan. 8, 2013) - Vote for Speaker of the House

Rep. Joe Straus was elected Speaker for the 83rd Session by acclamation, with all members present.

HR3 (text) Adopting the Housekeeping Resolution for the House of Representatives of the 83rd Legislature.

  • Day 4 (Jan. 14, 2013) - Rules

HR4, Amendment 3 - Changing the rule on points of order to the basis of "substantially fulfilled". Adopted: 92 Yeas, 56 Nays.

Yeas — Anderson; Ashby; Aycock; Bell; Bohac; Bonnen, D.; Bonnen, G.; Branch; Burkett; Button; Callegari; Capriglione; Carter; Clardy; Cook; Craddick; Creighton; Crownover; Dale; Darby; Davis, J.; Davis, S.; Fallon; Farney; Fletcher; Flynn; Frank; Frullo; Geren; Goldman; Gonzales; Gooden; Guillen; Harless; Harper-Brown; Hilderbran; Hunter; Isaac; Kacal; King, K.; King, P.; King, S.; King, T.; Kleinschmidt; Klick; Kolkhorst; Krause; Kuempel; Larson; Laubenberg; Lavender; Leach; Lewis; Lozano; Miller, D.; Miller, R.; Morrison; Murphy; Orr; Otto; Paddie; Parker; Patrick; Perry; Phillips; Pitts; Price; Raney; Ratliff; Raymond; Riddle; Ritter; Sanford; Schaefer; Sheets; Sheffield, J.; Sheffield, R.; Simmons; Smith; Smithee; Springer; Stephenson; Stickland; Taylor; Thompson, E.; Toth; Turner, E.S.; Villalba; White; Workman; Zedler; Zerwas.

Nays — Allen; Alonzo; Alvarado; Anchia; Burnam; Canales; Coleman; Collier; Cortez; Davis, Y.; Deshotel; Dukes; Dutton; Eiland; Elkins; Farias; Farrar; Giddings; Gonzalez, M.; Gonzalez, N.; Guerra; Gutierrez; Hernandez Luna; Herrero; Howard; Hughes; Johnson; Keffer; Longoria; Lucio; Marquez; Martinez; Martinez Fischer; McClendon; Menendez; Miles; Moody; Munoz; Naishtat; Nevarez; Oliveira; Perez; Pickett; Reynolds; Rodriguez, E.; Rodriguez, J.; Rose; Simpson; Strama; Thompson, S.; Turner, C.; Turner, S.; Villarreal; Vo; Walle; Wu.

Present, not voting — Straus
Absent, Excused — Huberty