TX HB9 | 2023-2024 | 88th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 9 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-09 - See remarks for effective date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to the development and funding of broadband and telecommunications services.

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Relating to the development and funding of broadband and telecommunications services.


Rep. Trent Ashby [R]Rep. Todd Hunter [R]Rep. Ana Hernandez [D]Rep. Greg Bonnen [R]
Rep. Oscar Longoria [D]Rep. Alma Allen [D]Rep. Stephen Allison [R]Rep. Rafael Anchia [D]
Rep. Charles Anderson [R]Rep. Ernest Bailes [R]Rep. Cecil Bell [R]Rep. Keith Bell [R]
Rep. Diego Bernal [D]Rep. Salman Bhojani [D]Rep. Brad Buckley [R]Rep. John Bucy [D]
Rep. Ben Bumgarner [R]Rep. Dewayne Burns [R]Rep. Dustin Burrows [R]Rep. Angie Button [R]
Rep. Elizabeth Campos [D]Rep. Giovanni Capriglione [R]Rep. Sheryl Cole [D]Rep. Nicole Collier [D]
Rep. David Cook [R]Rep. Philip Cortez [D]Rep. Tom Craddick [R]Rep. Charles Cunningham [R]
Rep. Drew Darby [R]Rep. Jay Dean [R]Rep. Mano DeAyala [R]Rep. Mark Dorazio [R]
Rep. Harold Dutton [D]Rep. Maria Flores [D]Rep. James Frank [R]Rep. Frederick Frazier [R]
Rep. Erin Gamez [D]Rep. Josey Garcia [D]Rep. Gary Gates [R]Rep. Stan Gerdes [R]
Rep. Charlie Geren [R]Rep. Barbara Gervin-Hawkins [D]Rep. Craig Goldman [R]Rep. Jessica Gonzalez [D]
Rep. Mary Gonzalez [D]Rep. Vikki Goodwin [D]Rep. Ryan Guillen [R]Rep. Sam Harless [R]
Rep. Caroline Harris [R]Rep. Cody Harris [R]Rep. Richard Hayes [R]Rep. Cole Hefner [R]
Rep. Abel Herrero [D]Rep. Gina Hinojosa [D]Rep. Justin Holland [R]Rep. Donna Howard [D]
Rep. Lacey Hull [R]Rep. Jacey Jetton [R]Rep. Ann Johnson [D]Rep. Julie Johnson [D]
Rep. Jolanda Jones [D]Rep. Venton Jones [D]Rep. Kyle Kacal [R]Rep. Ken King [R]
Rep. Tracy King [D]Rep. Stan Kitzman [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. Janie Lopez [R]Rep. Ray Lopez [D]Rep. J.M. Lozano [R]Rep. John Lujan [R]
Rep. Armando Martinez [D]Rep. William Metcalf [R]Rep. Morgan Meyer [R]Rep. Terry Meza [D]
Rep. Joseph Moody [D]Rep. Penny Morales Shaw [D]Rep. Christina Morales [D]Rep. Eddie Morales [D]
Rep. Geanie Morrison [R]Rep. Sergio Munoz [D]Rep. Andrew Murr [R]Rep. Candy Noble [R]
Rep. Claudia Ordaz Perez [D]Rep. Angelia Orr [R]Rep. Lina Ortega [D]Rep. Jared Patterson [R]
Rep. Dennis Paul [R]Rep. Mary Perez [D]Rep. Mihaela Plesa [D]Rep. Four Price [R]
Rep. John Raney [R]Rep. Richard Raymond [D]Rep. Ron Reynolds [D]Rep. Glenn Rogers [R]
Rep. Ramon Romero [D]Rep. Toni Rose [D]Rep. Jon Rosenthal [D]Rep. Matthew Shaheen [R]
Rep. Hugh Shine [R]Rep. Shelby Slawson [R]Rep. Reggie Smith [R]Rep. David Spiller [R]
Rep. Lynn Stucky [R]Rep. Valoree Swanson [R]Rep. James Talarico [D]Rep. Carl Tepper [R]
Rep. Kronda Thimesch [R]Rep. Ed Thompson [R]Rep. Chris Turner [D]Rep. Gary Vandeaver [R]
Rep. Armando Walle [D]Rep. Terry Wilson [R]Rep. Eugene Wu [D]Rep. Erin Zwiener [D]
Sen. Joan Huffman [R]Sen. Juan Hinojosa [D]Sen. Morgan LaMantia [D]Sen. Angela Paxton [R]
Sen. Royce West [D]

Roll Calls

2023-05-28 - Senate - Senate adopts conference committee report (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-28 - House - House adopts conference committee report RV#2246 (Y: 134 N: 8 NV: 2 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2023-05-18 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 0 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2023-05-18 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 0 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2023-04-27 - House - Read 3rd time RV#592 (Y: 140 N: 8 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-04-26 - House - Amendment withdrawn RV#561 (Y: 139 N: 7 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-04-26 - House - Amendment fails of adoption RV#560 (Y: 63 N: 81 NV: 2 Abs: 4) [FAIL]
2023-04-26 - House - Amendment fails of adoption RV#559 (Y: 60 N: 82 NV: 2 Abs: 6) [FAIL]


2023-06-09 See remarks for effective date
2023-06-09 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
2023-05-28HouseSenate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
2023-05-28SenateRecord vote
2023-05-28SenateSenate adopts conference committee report
2023-05-28SenateSenate adopts resolution to go outside bounds SR 707
2023-05-28SenateHouse adopts conf. comm. report-reported
2023-05-28HouseRecord vote RV#2246
2023-05-28HouseHouse adopts conference committee report
2023-05-28HouseHouse adopts resolution to go outside bounds HR 2466
2023-05-27HouseConf. Comm. Report distributed
2023-05-27SenateConference committee report filed
2023-05-25HouseSenate appoints conferees-reported
2023-05-25HouseSenate grants request for conf comm-reported
2023-05-25SenateSenate appoints conferees
2023-05-25SenateSenate grants request for conference comm.
2023-05-23SenateHouse appoints conferees-reported
2023-05-23SenateHouse requests conference committee-reported
2023-05-23SenateHouse refuses to concur-reported
2023-05-23HouseHouse appoints conferees
2023-05-23HouseHouse requests conference committee
2023-05-23HouseHouse refuses to concur in Senate amendments
2023-05-19HouseSenate Amendments Analysis distributed
2023-05-19HouseSenate Amendments distributed
2023-05-19HouseSenate passage as amended reported
2023-05-18SenateRecord vote
2023-05-18SenateRead 3rd time
2023-05-18SenateRecord vote
2023-05-18SenateThree day rule suspended
2023-05-18SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-18SenatePassed to 3rd reading as amended
2023-05-18SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-18SenateAmendment(s) offered FA2 Nichols
2023-05-18SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-18SenateAmendment(s) offered FA1 Huffman
2023-05-18SenateRead 2nd time
2023-05-18SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-18SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2023-05-18SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2023-05-18SenateCo-sponsor authorized
2023-05-16SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2023-05-16SenateReported favorably as substituted
2023-05-15SenateVote taken in committee
2023-05-15SenateTestimony taken in committee
2023-05-15SenateConsidered in public hearing
2023-05-15SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2023-05-15SenateCo-sponsor authorized
2023-05-02SenateReferred to Finance
2023-05-02SenateRead first time
2023-05-01SenateReceived from the House
2023-04-27HouseReported engrossed
2023-04-27HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2023-04-27HouseRecord vote RV#592
2023-04-27HouseRead 3rd time
2023-04-26HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2023-04-26HouseRecord vote RV#561
2023-04-26HousePassed to engrossment as amended
2023-04-26HouseAmendment withdrawn 4-Davis
2023-04-26HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2023-04-26HouseRecord vote RV#560
2023-04-26HouseAmendment fails of adoption 3-Davis
2023-04-26HousePoint of order withdrawn (amendment) Rule 11, Section 2
2023-04-26HouseAmendment(s) offered 3-Davis
2023-04-26HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2023-04-26HouseRecord vote RV#559
2023-04-26HouseAmendment fails of adoption 2-Davis
2023-04-26HouseAmended 1-Davis
2023-04-26HouseRead 2nd time
2023-04-26HousePlaced on Major State Calendar
2023-04-20HouseConsidered in Calendars
2023-04-20HouseCorrected committee report sent to Calendars
2023-04-20HouseCorrected comm. report distributed
2023-04-20HouseCorrected com rept filed w/ Comte Coordinator
2023-04-17HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2023-04-17HouseCommittee report distributed
2023-04-17HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2023-04-03HouseReported favorably as substituted
2023-04-03HouseCommittee substitute considered in committee
2023-04-03HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2023-03-29HouseLeft pending in committee
2023-03-29HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2023-03-29HouseCommittee substitute considered in committee
2023-03-29HouseConsidered in public hearing
2023-03-29HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2023-03-07HouseReferred to State Affairs
2023-03-07HouseRead first time

Same As/Similar To

HJR125 (Enabling for) 2023-05-30 - Filed with the Secretary of State


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=HB9&RcdVtNo=559&Ch=H&Dt=04/26/2023
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=HB9&RcdVtNo=560&Ch=H&Dt=04/26/2023
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=HB9&RcdVtNo=561&Ch=H&Dt=04/26/2023
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=HB9&RcdVtNo=592&Ch=H&Dt=04/27/2023
Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/88r/pdf/88RSJ05-18-F.PDF#page=15
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=HB9&RcdVtNo=2246&Ch=H&Dt=05/28/2023
Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/88r/pdf/88RSJ05-28-F.PDF#page=61

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