TX HB4 | 2023-2024 | 88th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 75-22)
Status: Passed on June 18 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-18 - See remarks for effective date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to the regulation of the collection, use, processing, and treatment of consumers' personal data by certain business entities; imposing a civil penalty.

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Relating to the regulation of the collection, use, processing, and treatment of consumers' personal data by certain business entities; imposing a civil penalty.


Rep. Giovanni Capriglione [R]Rep. Oscar Longoria [D]Rep. Dustin Burrows [R]Rep. Morgan Meyer [R]
Rep. Stephen Allison [R]Rep. Rafael Anchia [D]Rep. Charles Anderson [R]Rep. Trent Ashby [R]
Rep. Ernest Bailes [R]Rep. Cecil Bell [R]Rep. Keith Bell [R]Rep. Greg Bonnen [R]
Rep. Brad Buckley [R]Rep. John Bucy [D]Rep. Ben Bumgarner [R]Rep. Dewayne Burns [R]
Rep. Briscoe Cain [R]Rep. Terry Canales [D]Rep. Travis Clardy [R]Rep. Nicole Collier [D]
Rep. David Cook [R]Rep. Charles Cunningham [R]Rep. Drew Darby [R]Rep. Jay Dean [R]
Rep. Mark Dorazio [R]Rep. Maria Flores [D]Rep. James Frank [R]Rep. Frederick Frazier [R]
Rep. Josey Garcia [D]Rep. Gary Gates [R]Rep. Stan Gerdes [R]Rep. Barbara Gervin-Hawkins [D]
Rep. Craig Goldman [R]Rep. Sam Harless [R]Rep. Caroline Harris [R]Rep. Cody Harris [R]
Rep. Brian Harrison [R]Rep. Cole Hefner [R]Rep. Justin Holland [R]Rep. Donna Howard [D]
Rep. Lacey Hull [R]Rep. Todd Hunter [R]Rep. Carrie Isaac [R]Rep. Jacey Jetton [R]
Rep. Ann Johnson [D]Rep. Julie Johnson [D]Rep. Ken King [R]Rep. Stephanie Klick [R]
Rep. John Kuempel [R]Rep. Suleman Lalani [D]Rep. Stan Lambert [R]Rep. Brooks Landgraf [R]
Rep. Jeff Leach [R]Rep. J.M. Lozano [R]Rep. John Lujan [R]Rep. William Metcalf [R]
Rep. Penny Morales Shaw [D]Rep. Christina Morales [D]Rep. Eddie Morales [D]Rep. Geanie Morrison [R]
Rep. Andrew Murr [R]Rep. Candy Noble [R]Rep. Tom Oliverson [R]Rep. Angelia Orr [R]
Rep. Lina Ortega [D]Rep. Jared Patterson [R]Rep. Dennis Paul [R]Rep. Mihaela Plesa [D]
Rep. Four Price [R]Rep. John Raney [R]Rep. Glenn Rogers [R]Rep. Nate Schatzline [R]
Rep. Matthew Shaheen [R]Rep. Shelby Slawson [R]Rep. Reggie Smith [R]Rep. John Smithee [R]
Rep. David Spiller [R]Rep. Lynn Stucky [R]Rep. Valoree Swanson [R]Rep. Carl Tepper [R]
Rep. Kronda Thimesch [R]Rep. Steve Toth [R]Rep. Ellen Troxclair [R]Rep. Gary Vandeaver [R]
Rep. Cody Vasut [R]Rep. Hubert Vo [D]Rep. Armando Walle [D]Rep. Erin Zwiener [D]
Sen. Bryan Hughes [R]Sen. Paul Bettencourt [R]Sen. Charles Creighton [R]Sen. Lois Kolkhorst [R]
Sen. Tan Parker [R]Sen. Angela Paxton [R]Sen. Drew Springer [R]Sen. Royce West [D]
Sen. Judith Zaffirini [D]

Roll Calls

2023-05-28 - House - House adopts conference committee report RV#2204 (Y: 144 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2023-05-27 - Senate - Senate adopts conference committee report (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-10 - Senate - Vote recorded in Journal (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-10 - Senate - Again read (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-10 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-05 - House - Statement of Leg. Intent Recorded in Journal RV#88 (Y: 146 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2023-04-04 - House - Read 2nd time RV#83 (Y: 146 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2023-06-18 See remarks for effective date
2023-06-18 Signed by the Governor
2023-05-30 Sent to the Governor
2023-05-29SenateSigned in the Senate
2023-05-29HouseSigned in the House
2023-05-28HouseReported enrolled
2023-05-28SenateHouse adopts conf. comm. report-reported
2023-05-28HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2023-05-28HouseRecord vote RV#2204
2023-05-28HouseHouse adopts conference committee report
2023-05-28HouseHouse adopts resolution to go outside bounds HR 2431
2023-05-27HouseSenate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
2023-05-27SenateRecord vote
2023-05-27SenateSenate adopts conference committee report
2023-05-26HouseConf. Comm. Report distributed
2023-05-26SenateConference committee report filed
2023-05-18HouseSenate appoints conferees-reported
2023-05-18HouseSenate grants request for conf comm-reported
2023-05-17SenateSenate appoints conferees
2023-05-17SenateSenate grants request for conference comm.
2023-05-15SenateHouse appoints conferees-reported
2023-05-15SenateHouse requests conference committee-reported
2023-05-15SenateHouse refuses to concur-reported
2023-05-15HouseHouse appoints conferees
2023-05-15HouseHouse requests conference committee
2023-05-15HouseHouse refuses to concur in Senate amendments
2023-05-11HouseSenate Amendments Analysis distributed
2023-05-11HouseSenate Amendments distributed
2023-05-11SenateCo-sponsor authorized
2023-05-10HouseSenate passage as amended reported
2023-05-10SenateRecord vote
2023-05-10SenatePassed as amended
2023-05-10SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-10SenateAmendment(s) offered FA1 Menéndez
2023-05-10SenateRead 3rd time
2023-05-10SenateVote reconsidered
2023-05-10SenateRecord vote
2023-05-10SenateAgain read
2023-05-10SenateRecord vote
2023-05-10SenateThree day rule suspended
2023-05-10SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-10SenatePassed to 3rd reading as amended
2023-05-10SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-10SenateAmendment(s) offered FA1 Hughes
2023-05-10SenateRead 2nd time
2023-05-10SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2023-05-10SenateCo-sponsor authorized
2023-05-09SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2023-05-09SenateCo-sponsor authorized
2023-05-08SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2023-05-08SenateReported favorably as substituted
2023-05-04SenateVote taken in committee
2023-05-04SenateTestimony taken in committee
2023-05-04SenateConsidered in public hearing
2023-05-04SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2023-05-04SenateCo-sponsor authorized
2023-05-02SenateCo-sponsor authorized
2023-05-01SenateReferred to State Affairs
2023-05-01SenateRead first time
2023-04-05SenateReceived from the House
2023-04-05HouseReported engrossed
2023-04-05HouseRecord vote RV#88
2023-04-05HouseStatement of Leg. Intent Recorded in Journal
2023-04-05HouseRead 3rd time
2023-04-04HouseRecord vote RV#83
2023-04-04HousePassed to engrossment
2023-04-04HouseRead 2nd time
2023-04-04HousePlaced on Major State Calendar
2023-03-29HouseConsidered in Calendars
2023-03-29HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2023-03-28HouseCommittee report distributed
2023-03-28HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2023-03-20HouseReported favorably as substituted
2023-03-20HouseCommittee substitute considered in committee
2023-03-20HouseConsidered in public hearing
2023-03-13HouseLeft pending in committee
2023-03-13HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2023-03-13HouseCommittee substitute considered in committee
2023-03-13HouseConsidered in public hearing
2023-03-13HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2023-02-23HouseReferred to Business & Industry
2023-02-23HouseRead first time

Same As/Similar To

HB1844 (Same As) 2023-03-07 - Referred to Business & Industry
HB1844 (Same As) 2023-03-07 - Referred to Business & Industry


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=HB4&RcdVtNo=83&Ch=H&Dt=04/04/2023
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=HB4&RcdVtNo=88&Ch=H&Dt=04/05/2023
Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/88r/pdf/88RSJ05-10-F.PDF#page=32
Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/88r/pdf/88RSJ05-10-F.PDF#page=43
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=HB4&RcdVtNo=2204&Ch=H&Dt=05/28/2023
Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/88r/pdf/88RSJ05-27-F.PDF#page=10

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