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

Bill stages


March 13, 2015

Approved by Senate

April 30, 2015

Approved by House

May 19, 2015

Became law

June 9, 2015

Bill authors


Bill categories

Last action

Signed by the Governor June 9, 2015


Action Date Acting Chamber
Signed by the Governor 06/09/2015 Texas House
Sent to the Governor 05/21/2015 Texas House
Signed in the House 05/21/2015 Texas House
Signed in the Senate 05/21/2015 Texas Senate
Reported enrolled 05/20/2015 Texas Senate
House passage reported 05/20/2015 Texas Senate
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal 05/19/2015 Texas House
Record vote 05/19/2015 Texas House
Adopted 05/19/2015 Texas House
Laid before the House 05/19/2015 Texas House
Placed on Local, Consent, and Res. Calendar 05/19/2015 Texas House
Considered in Local & Consent Calendars 05/15/2015 Texas House
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar 05/13/2015 Texas House
Committee report distributed 05/13/2015 Texas House
Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator 05/13/2015 Texas House
Reported favorably w/o amendment(s) 05/07/2015 Texas House
Recommended to be sent to Local & Consent 05/07/2015 Texas House
Considered in formal meeting 05/07/2015 Texas House
Scheduled for formal meeting on . . . 05/07/2015 Texas House
Rules suspended 05/07/2015 Texas House
Referred to Culture, Recreation & Tourism 05/04/2015 Texas House
Received from the Senate 04/30/2015 Texas House
Vote recorded in Journal 04/30/2015 Texas Senate
Adopted 04/30/2015 Texas Senate
Read 2nd time 04/30/2015 Texas Senate
Laid before the Senate 04/30/2015 Texas Senate
Placed on local & uncontested calendar 04/30/2015 Texas Senate
Committee report printed and distributed 04/20/2015 Texas Senate
Recommended for local & uncontested calendar 04/20/2015 Texas Senate
Reported favorably w/o amendments 04/20/2015 Texas Senate
Considered in public hearing 04/15/2015 Texas Senate
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . 04/15/2015 Texas Senate
Left pending in committee 04/08/2015 Texas Senate
Testimony taken in committee 04/08/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to Vet Affairs & Military Installations 03/25/2015 Texas Senate
Rereferred to committee 03/25/2015 Texas Senate
Referred to Administration 03/23/2015 Texas Senate
Read first time 03/23/2015 Texas Senate
Filed 03/13/2015 Texas Senate
Received by the Secretary of the Senate 03/13/2015 Texas Senate

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