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  1. Introduced Nov 14, 2016
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law

HB 225

Texas House Bill

Relating to the prohibition of employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
85th Legislature (2017)
Bill Subjects:
Labor and Employment Sexual Orientation and Gender Issues Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Sponsors (1):


There are currently no roll call votes recorded for this bill.


Date Chamber  
May 5, 2017 House Committee report sent to Calendars
May 5, 2017 House Committee report distributed
May 5, 2017 House Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator
May 3, 2017 House Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
May 3, 2017 House Considered in formal meeting
May 1, 2017 House Left pending in committee
May 1, 2017 House Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
May 1, 2017 House Considered in public hearing
Feb 20, 2017 House Referred to Business & Industry
Feb 20, 2017 House Read first time
Nov 14, 2016 House Filed

Bill Text


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