TX SB977 | 2017-2018 | 85th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Passed on May 29 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-05-29 - Effective on 9/1/17
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Relating to the use of state money for high-speed rail operated by a private entity.

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Relating to the use of state money for high-speed rail operated by a private entity.


Roll Calls

2017-05-21 - House - Read 3rd time RV#1481 (Y: 130 N: 11 NV: 1 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2017-05-20 - House - Read 2nd time RV#1441 (Y: 121 N: 9 NV: 3 Abs: 17) [PASS]
2017-04-18 - Senate - Vote recorded in Journal (Y: 26 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-04-18 - Senate - Read 3rd time (Y: 26 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-04-18 - Senate - Three day rule suspended (Y: 26 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-04-18 - Senate - Passed to engrossment as amended (Y: 26 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2017-04-18 - Senate - Rules suspended-Regular order of business (Y: 26 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-05-29 Effective on 9/1/17
2017-05-29 Signed by the Governor
2017-05-23 Sent to the Governor
2017-05-23HouseSigned in the House
2017-05-22SenateSigned in the Senate
2017-05-22SenateReported enrolled
2017-05-21SenateHouse passage reported
2017-05-21HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2017-05-21HouseRecord vote
2017-05-21HouseRead 3rd time
2017-05-20HouseStatement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
2017-05-20HouseRecord vote
2017-05-20HousePassed to 3rd reading
2017-05-20HouseRead 2nd time
2017-05-20HousePlaced on General State Calendar
2017-05-18HouseConsidered in Calendars
2017-05-16HouseCommittee report sent to Calendars
2017-05-15HouseCommittee report distributed
2017-05-15HouseComte report filed with Committee Coordinator
2017-05-12HouseReported favorably w/o amendment(s)
2017-05-12HouseConsidered in formal meeting
2017-05-09HouseReferred to Transportation
2017-05-09HouseRead first time
2017-04-19HouseReceived from the Senate
2017-04-18SenateReported engrossed
2017-04-18SenateRecord vote
2017-04-18SenateRead 3rd time
2017-04-18SenateRecord vote
2017-04-18SenateThree day rule suspended
2017-04-18SenateRecord vote
2017-04-18SenatePassed to engrossment as amended
2017-04-18SenateVote recorded in Journal
2017-04-18SenateAmendment(s) offered
2017-04-18SenateRead 2nd time
2017-04-18SenateRecord vote
2017-04-18SenateRules suspended-Regular order of business
2017-04-18SenateCo-author authorized
2017-04-12SenatePlaced on intent calendar
2017-04-12SenateCo-author authorized
2017-04-10SenateCommittee report printed and distributed
2017-04-10SenateReported favorably as substituted
2017-04-05SenateTestimony taken in committee
2017-04-05SenateConsidered in public hearing
2017-04-05SenateScheduled for public hearing on . . .
2017-03-06SenateReferred to Transportation
2017-03-06SenateRead 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/85RSJ04-18-F.PDF#page=25
Roll Callhttp://www.journals.senate.state.tx.us/sjrnl/85r/pdf/85RSJ04-18-F.PDF#page=26
Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=85R&Bill=SB977&RcdVtNo=1441&Ch=H&Dt=05/20/2017
Roll Callhttp://www.legis.state.tx.us/BillLookup/RecordVote.aspx?LegSess=85R&Bill=SB977&RcdVtNo=1481&Ch=H&Dt=05/21/2017

Bill Comments