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  S.B. No. 393
 
AN ACT
relating to creating a recognition day in honor of election
volunteers.
       BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
       SECTION 1.  Subchapter C, Chapter 662, Government Code, is
amended by adding Section 662.053 to read as follows:
       Sec. 662.053.  VOLUNTEERS FOR DEMOCRACY DAY. (a)  The
second Tuesday in January of each year is Volunteers for Democracy
Day in honor of the precinct chairs and other election volunteers
who make valuable contributions to the nation's democratic system.
       (b)  Volunteers for Democracy Day shall be regularly
observed by appropriate ceremonies.
       SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2007.
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President of the Senate             Speaker of the House
       I hereby certify that S.B. No. 393 passed the Senate on
March 29, 2007, by the following vote:  Yeas 29, Nays 0.
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   Secretary of the Senate
       I hereby certify that S.B. No. 393 passed the House on
May 2, 2007, by the following vote:  Yeas 147, Nays 0, two present
not voting.
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   Chief Clerk of the House
Approved:
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            Date
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          Governor