TX SB968 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-2)
Status: Passed on June 12 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-06-12 - Effective immediately
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to a sexual assault policy at certain public and private institutions of higher education and to requiring those institutions to provide students and employees an option to electronically report certain offenses to the institution.

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Relating to a sexual assault policy at certain public and private institutions of higher education and to requiring those institutions to provide students and employees an option to electronically report certain offenses to the institution.


Roll Calls

2017-05-28 - Senate - Senate adopts conference committee report (Y: 31 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-05-28 - House - House adopts conference committee report RV#1991 (Y: 120 N: 27 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-05-20 - House - Read 3rd time RV#1418 (Y: 124 N: 12 NV: 1 Abs: 13) [PASS]
2017-04-10 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 0 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2017-04-10 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 0 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2017-06-12 Effective immediately
2017-06-12 Signed by the Governor
2017-05-30 Sent to the Governor
2017-05-29HouseSigned in the House
2017-05-29SenateSigned in the Senate
2017-05-29SenateReported enrolled
2017-05-28HouseSenate adopts conf. comm. report-reported
2017-05-28SenateRecord vote
2017-05-28SenateSenate adopts conference committee report
2017-05-28SenateSenate adopts resolution to go outside bounds
2017-05-28SenateCo-author authorized
2017-05-28SenateHouse adopts conf. comm. report-reported
2017-05-28HouseRecord vote
2017-05-28HouseHouse adopts conference committee report
2017-05-28HouseHouse adopts resolution to go outside bounds
2017-05-27HouseConf. Comm. Report distributed
2017-05-27SenateConference committee report filed
2017-05-26SenateHouse appoints conferees-reported
2017-05-26SenateHouse grants request for conf comm-reported
2017-05-26HouseHouse appoints conferees
2017-05-26HouseHouse grants request for conference committee
2017-05-25HouseSenate appoints conferees-reported
2017-05-25HouseSenate requests conference committee-reported
2017-05-25HouseSenate refuses to concur-reported
2017-05-25SenateSenate appoints conferees
2017-05-25SenateSenate requests conference committee
2017-05-25SenateSenate refuses to concur
2017-05-25SenateHouse amendment(s) laid before the Senate
2017-05-21SenateHouse passage as amended reported
2017-05-20HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2017-05-20HouseRecord vote
2017-05-20HouseRead 3rd time
2017-05-19HousePassed to 3rd reading as amended
2017-05-19HouseRead 2nd time
2017-05-19HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2017-05-17HouseConsidered in Calendars
2017-05-11HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2017-05-11HouseCommittee report distributed
2017-05-10HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2017-05-09HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2017-05-09HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2017-05-03HouseLeft pending in committee
2017-05-03HouseTestimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
2017-05-03HouseConsidered in public hearing
2017-05-03HouseScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-05-02HousePosting rule suspended
2017-04-19HouseReferred to Higher Education
2017-04-19HouseRead first time
2017-04-11HouseReceived from the Senate
2017-04-10SenateReported engrossed
2017-04-10SenateRecord vote
2017-04-10SenateRead 3rd time
2017-04-10SenateRecord vote
2017-04-10SenateThree day rule suspended
2017-04-10SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-04-10SenateRead 2nd time & passed to engrossment
2017-04-10SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-04-10SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2017-04-10SenateCo-author authorized
2017-04-06SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2017-04-06SenateCo-author authorized
2017-03-30SenateCo-author authorized
2017-03-29SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2017-03-29SenateReported favorably as substituted
2017-03-27SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-03-23SenateLeft pending in committee
2017-03-23SenateTestimony taken in committee
2017-03-23SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-03-23SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-03-01SenateReferred to State Affairs
2017-03-01SenateRead first time
2017-02-21SenateReceived by the Secretary of the Senate


Texas State Sources

Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/85r/pdf/85RSJ04-10-F.PDF#page=19
Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=85R&Bill=SB968&RcdVtNo=1418&Ch=H&Dt=05/20/2017
Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=85R&Bill=SB968&RcdVtNo=1991&Ch=H&Dt=05/28/2017
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/85r/pdf/85RSJ05-28-F.PDF#page=68

Bill Comments