TX SB379 | 2023-2024 | 88th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 45-24)
Status: Passed on June 18 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-18 - Effective on 9/1/23
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to an exemption from sales and use taxes for certain family care items.

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Relating to an exemption from sales and use taxes for certain family care items.


Sen. Joan Huffman [R]Sen. Carol Alvarado [D]Sen. Donna Campbell [R]Sen. Sarah Eckhardt [D]
Sen. Lois Kolkhorst [R]Sen. Morgan LaMantia [D]Sen. Angela Paxton [R]Sen. Judith Zaffirini [D]
Sen. Cesar Blanco [D]Sen. Juan Hinojosa [D]Sen. Nathan Johnson [D]Sen. Drew Springer [R]
Sen. Royce West [D]Rep. Donna Howard [D]Rep. Angie Button [R]Rep. Alma Allen [D]
Rep. Stephen Allison [R]Rep. Rafael Anchia [D]Rep. Charles Anderson [R]Rep. Diego Bernal [D]
Rep. Salman Bhojani [D]Rep. John Bryant [D]Rep. Brad Buckley [R]Rep. John Bucy [D]
Rep. Elizabeth Campos [D]Rep. Giovanni Capriglione [R]Rep. Sheryl Cole [D]Rep. David Cook [R]
Rep. Drew Darby [R]Rep. Maria Flores [D]Rep. Erin Gamez [D]Rep. Josey Garcia [D]
Rep. Jessica Gonzalez [D]Rep. Vikki Goodwin [D]Rep. Sam Harless [R]Rep. Caroline Harris [R]
Rep. Ana Hernandez [D]Rep. Gina Hinojosa [D]Rep. Carrie Isaac [R]Rep. Jarvis Johnson [D]
Rep. Julie Johnson [D]Rep. Venton Jones [D]Rep. Suleman Lalani [D]Rep. Stan Lambert [R]
Rep. Ray Lopez [D]Rep. John Lujan [R]Rep. Christian Manuel [D]Rep. Trey Martinez Fischer [D]
Rep. Morgan Meyer [R]Rep. Joseph Moody [D]Rep. Penny Morales Shaw [D]Rep. Christina Morales [D]
Rep. Eddie Morales [D]Rep. Sergio Munoz [D]Rep. Claudia Ordaz Perez [D]Rep. Angelia Orr [R]
Rep. Lina Ortega [D]Rep. Jared Patterson [R]Rep. Mary Perez [D]Rep. Mihaela Plesa [D]
Rep. John Raney [R]Rep. Glenn Rogers [R]Rep. Jon Rosenthal [D]Rep. Carl Sherman [D]
Rep. Valoree Swanson [R]Rep. Steve Toth [R]Rep. Chris Turner [D]Rep. Eugene Wu [D]
Rep. Erin Zwiener [D]

Roll Calls

2023-05-23 - House - Read 3rd time RV#2016 (Y: 129 N: 14 NV: 2 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2023-05-16 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 29 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-16 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 29 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-16 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 29 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-05-16 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 29 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-06-18 Effective on 9/1/23
2023-06-18 Signed by the Governor
2023-05-29 Sent to the Governor
2023-05-26HouseSigned in the House
2023-05-25SenateSigned in the Senate
2023-05-23SenateReported enrolled
2023-05-23SenateHouse passage reported
2023-05-23HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2023-05-23HouseRecord vote RV#2016
2023-05-23HouseRead 3rd time
2023-05-22HousePassed to 3rd reading
2023-05-22HouseRead 2nd time
2023-05-22HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2023-05-20HouseConsidered in Calendars
2023-05-19HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2023-05-19HouseCommittee report distributed
2023-05-19HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2023-05-18HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2023-05-18HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2023-05-17HouseReferred to Ways & Means
2023-05-17HouseRead first time
2023-05-17HouseReceived from the Senate
2023-05-16SenateReported engrossed
2023-05-16SenateRecord vote
2023-05-16SenateRead 3rd time
2023-05-16SenateRecord vote
2023-05-16SenateThree day rule suspended
2023-05-16SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-16SenateRead 2nd time & passed to engrossment
2023-05-16SenateVote recorded in Journal
2023-05-16SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2023-05-16SenateCo-author authorized
2023-05-12SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2023-05-12SenateCo-author authorized
2023-05-10SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2023-05-10SenateReported favorably as substituted
2023-05-10SenateVote taken in committee
2023-05-10SenateTestimony taken in committee
2023-05-10SenateConsidered in public hearing
2023-05-10SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2023-03-13SenateCo-author authorized
2023-02-15SenateReferred to Finance
2023-02-15SenateRead first time
2023-02-14SenateCo-author authorized
2023-01-11SenateReceived by the Secretary of the Senate

Same As/Similar To

HB1265 (Same As) 2023-03-03 - Referred to Ways & Means
HB300 (Similar To) 2023-05-10 - Co-sponsor authorized
HB300 (Similar To) 2023-05-10 - Co-sponsor authorized


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttps://journals.senate.texas.gov/sjrnl/88r/pdf/88RSJ05-16-F.PDF#page=23
Roll Callhttps://capitol.texas.gov/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=88R&Bill=SB379&RcdVtNo=2016&Ch=H&Dt=05/23/2023

Bill Comments