TX SB12 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 46-17)
Status: Passed on May 27 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-27 - Effective immediately
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to the creation of a grant program to assist law enforcement agencies with the purchase of bulletproof vests and body armor.

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Relating to the creation of a grant program to assist law enforcement agencies with the purchase of bulletproof vests and body armor.


Roll Calls

2017-05-17 - House - Read 3rd time RV#1293 (Y: 141 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2017-05-16 - House - Read 2nd time RV#1275 (Y: 140 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2017-03-13 - Senate - Rules suspended-Regular order of business (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-03-13 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 0 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [FAIL]
2017-03-13 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 0 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [FAIL]


2017-05-27 Effective immediately
2017-05-27 Signed by the Governor
2017-05-19 Sent to the Governor
2017-05-19HouseSigned in the House
2017-05-19SenateSigned in the Senate
2017-05-18SenateReported enrolled
2017-05-18SenateHouse passage reported
2017-05-17HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2017-05-17HouseRecord vote
2017-05-17HouseRead 3rd time
2017-05-16HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2017-05-16HouseRecord vote
2017-05-16HousePassed to 3rd reading
2017-05-16HouseRead 2nd time
2017-05-16HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2017-05-10HouseConsidered in Calendars
2017-04-28HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2017-04-28HouseCommittee report distributed
2017-04-27HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2017-04-18HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2017-04-18HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2017-04-18HouseConsidered in public hearing
2017-04-18HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-04-10HouseReferred to Homeland Security & Public Safety
2017-04-10HouseRead first time
2017-03-14HouseReceived from the Senate
2017-03-13SenateReported engrossed
2017-03-13SenateRecord vote
2017-03-13SenateRead 3rd time
2017-03-13SenateRecord vote
2017-03-13SenateThree day rule suspended
2017-03-13SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-03-13SenatePassed to engrossment as amended
2017-03-13SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-03-13SenateAmendment(s) offered
2017-03-13SenateRead 2nd time
2017-03-13SenateRecord vote
2017-03-13SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2017-03-13SenateCo-author authorized
2017-03-08SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2017-03-08SenateCo-author authorized
2017-03-07SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2017-03-07SenateReported favorably as substituted
2017-03-06SenateTestimony taken in committee
2017-03-06SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-03-06SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-02-15SenateCo-author authorized
2017-02-13SenateCo-author authorized
2017-02-01SenateCo-author authorized
2017-01-31SenateCo-author authorized
2017-01-30SenateCo-author authorized
2017-01-25SenateCo-author authorized
2017-01-24SenateReferred to Criminal Justice
2017-01-24SenateRead first time
2017-01-12SenateReceived by the Secretary of the Senate


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/85r/pdf/85RSJ03-13-F.PDF#page=9
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/85r/pdf/85RSJ03-13-F.PDF#page=8
Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=85R&Bill=SB12&RcdVtNo=1275&Ch=H&Dt=05/16/2017
Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=85R&Bill=SB12&RcdVtNo=1293&Ch=H&Dt=05/17/2017

Bill Comments