Legislative Tracker

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Bill Author Caption
SB 22 Zaffirini Relating to outcomes-based funding for general academic teaching institutions.
HB 45  Martinez, "Mando" Relating to a cost-of-living increase applicable to benefits paid by the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
HB 117 Fletcher Relating to the portion of designated tuition set aside to provide student financial assistance at institutions of higher education.
HB 125 Fischer Relating to studying the cost of education index.
HB 291  Huberty Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry the handgun; providing penalties.
HB 298  Wu Relating to measures to facilitate the transfer, academic progress, and timely graduation of students in public higher education.
HB 382 Canales Relating to public junior college district branch campuses, including a requirement that the South Texas Community College District establish a branch campus in a certain location.
HB 458  Flynn Relating to the governance of public institutions of higher education in this state.
HB 462 Goldman Relating to successful completion of dual credit courses as an alternative to compliance with end-of-course assessment requirements.
HB 491 Hernandez Relating to exempting textbooks purchased, used, or consumed by university and college students from the sales and use tax for limited periods.
HB 544 Dutton Relating to payment by a school district of the costs of developmental coursework provided by an institution of higher education under the success initiative.
HB 602 Clardy Relating to authorizing the issuance of revenue bonds for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education and Research Center at Stephen F. Austin State University.
HB 1403   Details still to come

Known bills of interest relating to concealed firearms or personal defense items:

HJR 56, HB 106, SB 124, HB 164, HB 172, HB 176, SB 179, HB 195, HB 216, HB 226, SB 229, HB 278, HB 291, HB 308, HB 353, HB 415