TX SB20 | 2017 | 85th Legislature 1st Special Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 5-1)
Status: Passed on August 11 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-11 - Effective immediately
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to avoiding the abolishment of certain agencies subject to the Texas Sunset Act.

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Relating to avoiding the abolishment of certain agencies subject to the Texas Sunset Act.


Roll Calls

2017-08-11 - House - Read 3rd time RV#108 (Y: 121 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 28) [PASS]
2017-07-20 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-07-19 - Senate - Vote recorded in Journal (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-07-18 - Senate - Rules suspended (Y: 20 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-07-18 - Senate - Posting rule suspended (Y: 20 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-07-18 - Senate - Posting rule suspended (Y: 20 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-08-11 Effective immediately
2017-08-11 Signed by the Governor
2017-08-11 Sent to the Governor
2017-08-11HouseSigned in the House
2017-08-11SenateSigned in the Senate
2017-08-11SenateReported enrolled
2017-08-11SenateHouse passage reported
2017-08-11HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2017-08-11HouseRecord vote
2017-08-11HouseRead 3rd time
2017-08-10HousePassed to 3rd reading
2017-08-10HouseRead 2nd time
2017-08-10HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2017-08-08HouseConsidered in Calendars
2017-08-08HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2017-08-07HouseCommittee report distributed
2017-08-07HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2017-08-07HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2017-08-07HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2017-08-02HouseLeft pending in committee
2017-08-02HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2017-08-02HouseScheduled for formal meeting on . . .
2017-08-01HouseReferred to State Affairs
2017-08-01HouseRead first time
2017-07-20HouseReceived from the Senate
2017-07-20SenateReported engrossed
2017-07-20SenateRecord vote
2017-07-20SenateRead 3rd time
2017-07-20SenateLaid before the Senate
2017-07-20SenateCo-author authorized
2017-07-19SenateStatement(s) submitted
2017-07-19SenateRecord vote
2017-07-19SenatePassed to engrossment as amended
2017-07-19SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-07-19SenateAmendment(s) offered
2017-07-19SenateRead 2nd time
2017-07-19SenateLaid before the Senate
2017-07-19SenateCo-author authorized
2017-07-18SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2017-07-18SenateReported favorably w/o amendments
2017-07-18SenateTestimony taken in committee
2017-07-18SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-07-18SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-07-18SenateRecord vote
2017-07-18SenateRules suspended
2017-07-18SenateRecord vote
2017-07-18SenatePosting rule suspended
2017-07-18SenateRecord vote
2017-07-18SenatePosting rule suspended
2017-07-18SenateReferred to Business & Commerce
2017-07-18SenateRead first time
2017-07-10SenateReceived by the Secretary of the Senate


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/851/pdf/85S107-18-F.PDF#page=7
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/851/pdf/85S107-18-F.PDF#page=8
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/851/pdf/85S107-19-F.PDF#page=3
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/851/pdf/85S107-20-F.PDF#page=2
Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=851&Bill=SB20&RcdVtNo=108&Ch=H&Dt=08/11/2017

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