Round Rock, TexasLocal Weather Alerts
There are currently no active weather alerts.
  • Calendar
  • RSS Feed
  • Contact
  • Recycle on:
    Sep
    30
  • Pool Temp:
    ERR
    OR
News

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott officially calls special session, allowing lawmakers to begin filing bills

Published on July 10, 2017 under CommunityImpact

Gov. Greg Abbott issued a declaration for a special session of the Texas Legislature Monday, formally inviting lawmakers back to Austin to pass “sunset legislation” that will keep several key state agencies open. The long-awaited procedural move allows lawmakers to begin filing bills for the special session set to begin on July 18. In addition to the formal declaration, Abbott also released a draft version of 19 additional items he plans to add to the special session agenda later on. Last month, Abbott announced that lawmakers would consider 20 total legislative items during the special session, which will begin July […]

The post Texas Gov. Greg Abbott officially calls special session, allowing lawmakers to begin filing bills appeared first on Community Impact Newspaper.

Source: Community Impact- Round Rock

Tagged: