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Relating to the eligibility for service retirement annuities of certain elected officials convicted of certain crimes. Read & Follow the Bill
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the debate: HB246
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(Harris County) March 13, 2011, 7:57 pm report abuse
If an average citizen is convicted of a felony, they cannot vote. Maybe, we should look at this too.
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(Travis County) February 25, 2011, 10:46 am report abuse
Introduced and referred to committee on House Pensions/Investments/Financial Services (2/18/11)
(Hays County) January 20, 2011, 1:58 am Thumbs Up report abuse
Let's add this to the bill..."and be barred from running for any public office again."
(Bastrop County) January 19, 2011, 9:03 pm Thumbs Up report abuse
When we elect officials, we're placing a great deal of trust in their hands. When they betray that trust, yes, they should lose state-funded retirement benefits.
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