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

Bill stages


Dec. 1, 2014

Approved by Senate

March 18, 2015

Approved by House

Became law


Senate committee

House committee

Last action

Point of order sustained May 26, 2015


Action Date Acting Chamber
Point of order sustained 05/26/2015 Texas House
Laid out as postponed business 05/26/2015 Texas House
Postponed 05/25/2015 Texas House
Point of order withdrawn 05/25/2015 Texas House
Read 2nd time 05/25/2015 Texas House
Placed on General State Calendar 05/24/2015 Texas House
Considered in Calendars 05/22/2015 Texas House
Committee report sent to Calendars 05/08/2015 Texas House
Committee report distributed 05/08/2015 Texas House
Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator 05/07/2015 Texas House
Reported favorably as substituted 05/05/2015 Texas House
Considered in formal meeting 05/05/2015 Texas House
Left pending in committee 05/05/2015 Texas House
Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee 05/05/2015 Texas House
Committee substitute considered in committee 05/05/2015 Texas House
Considered in public hearing 05/05/2015 Texas House
Referred to Public Health 04/15/2015 Texas House
Read first time 04/15/2015 Texas House
Received from the Senate 03/18/2015 Texas House
Reported engrossed 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Passed 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Read 3rd time 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Record vote 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Three day rule suspended 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Passed to engrossment as amended 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Vote recorded in Journal 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Amended 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Amendment(s) offered 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Read 2nd time 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Rules suspended-Regular order of business 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Placed on intent calendar 03/18/2015 Texas Senate
Not again placed on intent calendar 03/10/2015 Texas Senate
Committee report printed and distributed 03/02/2015 Texas Senate
Reported favorably w/o amendments 03/02/2015 Texas Senate
Considered in public hearing 02/25/2015 Texas Senate
Left pending in committee 02/11/2015 Texas Senate
Testimony taken in committee 02/11/2015 Texas Senate
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . 02/11/2015 Texas Senate
Co-author authorized 02/09/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to Health & Human Services 01/27/2015 Texas Senate
Read first time 01/27/2015 Texas Senate
Filed 12/01/2014 Texas Senate
Received by the Secretary of the Senate 12/01/2014 Texas Senate

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