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

Bill stages


March 12, 2015

Approved by House

May 4, 2015

Approved by Senate

May 27, 2015

Became law


Senate committee

Last action

Vetoed by the Governor June 20, 2015


Action Date Acting Chamber
Vetoed by the Governor 06/20/2015 Texas House
Sent to the Governor 06/01/2015 Texas House
Signed in the Senate 06/01/2015 Texas Senate
Signed in the House 05/31/2015 Texas House
Reported enrolled 05/30/2015 Texas House
House concurs in Senate amendment(s)-reported 05/29/2015 Texas Senate
Text of Senate Amendment(s) 05/29/2015 Texas House
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal 05/29/2015 Texas House
House concurs in Senate amendment(s) 05/29/2015 Texas House
Record vote 05/29/2015 Texas House
Senate Amendments Analysis distributed 05/28/2015 Texas House
Senate Amendments distributed 05/28/2015 Texas House
Senate passage as amended reported 05/27/2015 Texas House
Passed 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Read 3rd time 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Record vote 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Three day rule suspended 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Vote recorded in Journal 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Read 2nd time & passed to 3rd reading 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Laid before the Senate 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Placed on local & uncontested calendar 05/27/2015 Texas Senate
Corrected comm. report printed & distributed 05/25/2015 Texas Senate
Committee report printed and distributed 05/23/2015 Texas Senate
Recommended for local & uncontested calendar 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Reported favorably as substituted 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Considered in public hearing 05/21/2015 Texas Senate
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . 05/21/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to State Affairs 05/12/2015 Texas Senate
Read first time 05/12/2015 Texas Senate
Received from the House 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Reported engrossed 05/05/2015 Texas House
Passed 05/04/2015 Texas House
Read 3rd time 05/04/2015 Texas House
Passed to engrossment 05/01/2015 Texas House
Read 2nd time 05/01/2015 Texas House
Placed on General State Calendar 05/01/2015 Texas House
Considered in Calendars 04/29/2015 Texas House
Committee report sent to Calendars 04/22/2015 Texas House
Committee report distributed 04/21/2015 Texas House
Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator 04/21/2015 Texas House
Reported favorably as substituted 04/16/2015 Texas House
Committee substitute considered in committee 04/16/2015 Texas House
Considered in public hearing 04/16/2015 Texas House
Left pending in committee 04/09/2015 Texas House
Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee 04/09/2015 Texas House
Posting rule suspended 04/06/2015 Texas House
Referred to General Investigating & Ethics 03/18/2015 Texas House
Read first time 03/18/2015 Texas House
Filed 03/12/2015 Texas House

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