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

Bill stages


March 11, 2015

Approved by House

April 30, 2015

Approved by Senate

May 22, 2015

Became law

June 15, 2015


Last action

Signed by the Governor June 15, 2015


Action Date Acting Chamber
Signed by the Governor 06/15/2015 Texas House
Sent to the Governor 05/25/2015 Texas House
Signed in the Senate 05/25/2015 Texas Senate
Signed in the House 05/24/2015 Texas House
Reported enrolled 05/23/2015 Texas House
Senate passage reported 05/22/2015 Texas House
Vote recorded in Journal 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Adopted 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Read 2nd time 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Laid before the Senate 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Placed on local & uncontested calendar 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Committee report printed and distributed 05/15/2015 Texas Senate
Recommended for local & uncontested calendar 05/15/2015 Texas Senate
Reported favorably w/o amendments 05/15/2015 Texas Senate
Considered in public hearing 05/14/2015 Texas Senate
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . 05/14/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to Natural Resources & Economic Development 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Read first time 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Received from the House 05/04/2015 Texas Senate
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal 04/30/2015 Texas House
Record vote 04/30/2015 Texas House
Adopted 04/30/2015 Texas House
Laid before the House 04/30/2015 Texas House
Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar 04/30/2015 Texas House
Considered in Local & Consent Calendars 04/27/2015 Texas House
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar 04/21/2015 Texas House
Committee report distributed 04/21/2015 Texas House
Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator 04/17/2015 Texas House
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s) 04/14/2015 Texas House
Recommended to be sent to Local & Consent 04/14/2015 Texas House
Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee 04/14/2015 Texas House
Considered in public hearing 04/14/2015 Texas House
Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism 03/23/2015 Texas House
Filed 03/11/2015 Texas House

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