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Proposed Texas Constitutional Amendments 2021

Your Vote Counts: 

November 2, 2021

Every two years, the Texas Legislature places amendments to the Texas Constitution on the ballot.  They often are an odd collection of propositions that most voters are barely aware of and barely understand.  Most of the time, almost all the propositions are approved by voters--perhaps in good part because they don't understand them.  Yet, if voters approve, some of the propositions can be very consequential. 

Read these resources for the history and background as well as alternative views on meaning and impact.

  • The Focus Report by the Texas House of Representatives contains an explanation of the process by which constitutional amendments
    are adopted and information on the proposed 2021 amendments, including a background, analysis, and
    arguments for and against each proposal.