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

Bill stages


Feb. 10, 2015

Approved by Senate

May 22, 2015

Approved by House

Became law

  • Rodney Anderson (R)
  • Cecil Bell (R)
  • Dwayne Bohac (R)
  • Greg Bonnen (R)
  • Cindy Burkett (R)
  • DeWayne Burns (R)
  • Angie Chen Button (R)
  • Giovanni Capriglione (R)
  • Tony Dale (R)
  • Gary Elkins (R)
  • Pat Fallon (R)
  • Marsha Farney (R)
  • Allen Fletcher (R)
  • James Frank (R)
  • Patricia Harless (R)
  • Bryan Hughes (R)
  • Jason Isaac (R)
  • Jim Keffer (R)
  • Mark Keough (R)
  • Phil King (R)
  • Matt Krause (R)
  • John Kuempel (R)
  • Lyle Larson (R)
  • Will Metcalf (R)
  • Morgan Meyer (R)
  • Doug Miller (R)
  • Rick Miller (R)
  • Jim Murphy (R)
  • Andrew Murr (R)
  • Tan Parker (R)
  • Dennis Paul (R)
  • Larry Phillips (R)
  • Debbie Riddle (R)
  • Matt Rinaldi (R)
  • Scott Sanford (R)
  • Matt Schaefer (R)
  • Matt Shaheen (R)
  • Ron Simmons (R)
  • Stuart Spitzer (R)
  • Drew Springer (R)
  • Phil Stephenson (R)
  • Jonathan Stickland (R)
  • Ed Thompson (R)
  • Tony Tinderholt (R)
  • Scott Turner (R)
  • Jason Villalba (R)
  • James White (R)
  • Molly White (R)
  • John Wray (R)
  • William "Bill" Zedler (R)

Senate committee

Last action

Considered in Calendars May 24, 2015


Action Date Acting Chamber
Considered in Calendars 05/24/2015 Texas House
Committee report sent to Calendars 05/24/2015 Texas House
Committee report distributed 05/23/2015 Texas House
Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator 05/23/2015 Texas House
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s) 05/23/2015 Texas House
Considered in formal meeting 05/23/2015 Texas House
Referred to Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence 05/23/2015 Texas House
Read first time 05/23/2015 Texas House
Received from the Senate 05/22/2015 Texas House
Reported engrossed 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Passed 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Read 3rd time 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Record vote 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Rules suspended-Regular order of business 05/22/2015 Texas Senate
Read 2nd time & passed to engrossment 05/21/2015 Texas Senate
Placed on intent calendar 05/20/2015 Texas Senate
Committee report printed and distributed 05/18/2015 Texas Senate
Reported favorably as substituted 05/18/2015 Texas Senate
Considered in public hearing 05/14/2015 Texas Senate
Co-author authorized 05/07/2015 Texas Senate
Left pending in committee 05/04/2015 Texas Senate
Testimony taken in committee 05/04/2015 Texas Senate
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . 05/04/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to State Affairs 02/18/2015 Texas Senate
Read first time 02/18/2015 Texas Senate
Filed 02/10/2015 Texas Senate
Received by the Secretary of the Senate 02/10/2015 Texas Senate

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