This session, the House and Senate filed a total of 6,276 bills. Of those, 1,323 bills were sent to the Governor. Sunday, June 21 was the last day Governor Abbott could sign or veto bills passed during the regular legislative session. Gov. Abbott vetoed 4... read more

Budget Highlights Border Security: House Bill 1 provides $840 million in All Funds for border security. That investment will allow for the hiring of 250 new Department of Public Safety troopers and allow a 50-hour work week for all troopers. It will also ... read more