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

Bill stages


Feb. 16, 2015

Approved by Senate

May 5, 2015

Approved by House

Became law


Senate committee

Last action

Referred to General Investigating & Ethics May 11, 2015


Action Date Acting Chamber
Referred to General Investigating & Ethics 05/11/2015 Texas House
Read first time 05/11/2015 Texas House
Received from the Senate 05/05/2015 Texas House
Reported engrossed 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Passed 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Read 3rd time 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Record vote 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Three day rule suspended 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Vote recorded in Journal 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Read 2nd time & passed to engrossment 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Rules suspended-Regular order of business 05/05/2015 Texas Senate
Placed on intent calendar 05/04/2015 Texas Senate
Co-author authorized 05/04/2015 Texas Senate
Committee report printed and distributed 04/29/2015 Texas Senate
Reported favorably w/o amendments 04/29/2015 Texas Senate
Testimony taken in committee 04/27/2015 Texas Senate
Considered in public hearing 04/27/2015 Texas Senate
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . 04/27/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to State Affairs 02/23/2015 Texas Senate
Read first time 02/23/2015 Texas Senate
Filed 02/16/2015 Texas Senate
Received by the Secretary of the Senate 02/16/2015 Texas Senate

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