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

Bill stages


Jan. 29, 2015

Approved by Senate

April 13, 2015

Approved by House

Became law


House committee

Last action

Committee report sent to Calendars May 22, 2015


Action Date Acting Chamber
Committee report sent to Calendars 05/22/2015 Texas House
Committee report distributed 05/21/2015 Texas House
Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator 05/21/2015 Texas House
Reported favorably as substituted 05/21/2015 Texas House
Committee substitute considered in committee 05/21/2015 Texas House
Considered in formal meeting 05/21/2015 Texas House
Considered in public hearing 05/18/2015 Texas House
Left pending in committee 05/18/2015 Texas House
Scheduled for formal meeting on . . . 05/12/2015 Texas House
Referred to Natural Resources 04/23/2015 Texas House
Read first time 04/23/2015 Texas House
Received from the Senate 04/14/2015 Texas House
Reported engrossed 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Passed 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Read 3rd time 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Three day rule suspended 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Record vote 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Passed to engrossment as amended 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Amended 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Amendment(s) offered 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Read 2nd time 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Vote recorded in Journal 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Rules suspended-Regular order of business 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Placed on intent calendar 04/13/2015 Texas Senate
Not again placed on intent calendar 04/09/2015 Texas Senate
Committee report printed and distributed 04/07/2015 Texas Senate
Reported favorably as substituted 04/07/2015 Texas Senate
Considered in public hearing 03/30/2015 Texas Senate
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . 03/30/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to Agriculture, Water, & Rural Affairs 02/04/2015 Texas Senate
Read first time 02/04/2015 Texas Senate
Filed 01/29/2015 Texas Senate
Received by the Secretary of the Senate 01/29/2015 Texas Senate

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