Important links to Legislative PagesHOW does a bill become a law? How does a bill get introduced? What is the Committee Process?
Find this information and more here.Interim charges are often a preview of bills and budget items that will be up for consideration during the next session.House committee charges can be found here.The original list of Senate charges can be found hereAccess archived footage of hearings– It's a great way to see what members, expert panelists, and the public have to say about bills.To access future committee hearing videos, check out the House video broadcast page and the Senate video broadcast pageSet up an account with Texas Legislature Online
An easy way to get information about candidates is at www.texastribune.orgRaise Your Hand Texas at www.raiseyourhandtexas.orgTexans Advocating for Meaningful Student Assessment at www.tamsatx.orgThe Fast Growth School Coalition at www.fastgrowthtexas.org