The 84th legislative session ended on June 1, 2015. See the bills that have become law.

Bill stages


March 6, 2015

Approved by House

May 15, 2015

Approved by Senate

Became law


Senate committee

House committee

Last action

Removed from local & uncontested calendar May 27, 2015


Action Date Acting Chamber
Removed from local & uncontested calendar 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Placed on local & uncontested calendar 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Committee report printed and distributed 05/24/2015 Texas Senate
Recommended for local & uncontested calendar 05/24/2015 Texas Senate
Reported favorably w/o amendments 05/24/2015 Texas Senate
Considered in public hearing 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Posting rule suspended 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to Administration 05/19/2015 Texas Senate
Read first time 05/19/2015 Texas Senate
Received from the House 05/18/2015 Texas Senate
Reported engrossed 05/17/2015 Texas House
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal 05/15/2015 Texas House
Record vote 05/15/2015 Texas House
Passed 05/15/2015 Texas House
Read 3rd time 05/15/2015 Texas House
Passed to engrossment 05/14/2015 Texas House
Read 2nd time 05/14/2015 Texas House
Placed on General State Calendar 05/11/2015 Texas House
Considered in Calendars 05/07/2015 Texas House
Committee report sent to Calendars 04/29/2015 Texas House
Committee report distributed 04/28/2015 Texas House
Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator 04/28/2015 Texas House
Reported favorably as substituted 04/22/2015 Texas House
Considered in formal meeting 04/22/2015 Texas House
Committee substitute considered in committee 04/22/2015 Texas House
Left pending in committee 03/25/2015 Texas House
Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee 03/25/2015 Texas House
Considered in public hearing 03/25/2015 Texas House
Referred to Criminal Jurisprudence 03/16/2015 Texas House
Read first time 03/16/2015 Texas House
Filed 03/06/2015 Texas House

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