receives a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each
house, as provided by Section 39, Aticle III, Texas Constitution.
If this Act does not receive the vote necessary to t ake effect on
that date, this Act takes effect November 1, 2003..
Texas. Legislature. House of Representatives. 78th Texas Legislature, First Called Session, House Bill 11, Chapter 1. [Austin, Texas]. The Portal to Texas History. http://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth157985/. Accessed July 28, 2014.