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  1. Introduced Nov 14, 2016
  2. Passed House Mar 16, 2017
  3. Passed Senate May 19, 2017
  4. Signed into Law Jun 6, 2017

HB 62

Texas House Bill

Relating to the use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense; modifying existing criminal penalties.
Session:
85th Legislature (2017)
Bill Subjects:
State Agencies Other Transportation Technology and Communication Public Services
Sponsors (45):

Votes

Actions

Date Chamber  
Jun 6, 2017 Executive Effective on 9/1/17
Jun 6, 2017 Executive Signed by the Governor
May 25, 2017 Executive Sent to the Governor
May 25, 2017 Senate Signed in the Senate
May 24, 2017 House Signed in the House
May 23, 2017 House Reported enrolled
May 21, 2017 Senate House concurs in Senate amendment(s)-reported
May 21, 2017 House Text of Senate Amendment(s)
May 21, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 21, 2017 House Record vote
May 21, 2017 House House concurs in Senate amendment(s)
May 21, 2017 House Point of order withdrawn
May 21, 2017 House Motion to concur in Senate amendment(s)
May 20, 2017 House Senate Amendments Analysis distributed
May 20, 2017 House Senate Amendments distributed
May 19, 2017 House Senate passage as amended reported
May 19, 2017 Senate Statement(s) submitted
May 19, 2017 Senate Reason for vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 Senate Record vote
May 19, 2017 Senate Passed
May 19, 2017 Senate Read 3rd time
May 19, 2017 Senate Record vote
May 19, 2017 Senate Three day rule suspended
May 19, 2017 Senate Record vote
May 19, 2017 Senate Passed to 3rd reading
May 19, 2017 Senate Record vote
May 19, 2017 Senate Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 Senate Amendment(s) offered
May 19, 2017 Senate Read 2nd time
May 19, 2017 Senate Record vote
May 19, 2017 Senate Rules suspended-Regular order of business
May 19, 2017 Senate Placed on intent calendar
May 17, 2017 Senate Committee report printed and distributed
May 17, 2017 Senate Reported favorably as substituted
May 16, 2017 Senate Considered in public hearing
May 16, 2017 Senate Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
May 15, 2017 Senate Left pending in committee
May 15, 2017 Senate Testimony taken in committee
May 15, 2017 Senate Considered in public hearing
May 15, 2017 Senate Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
May 9, 2017 Senate Referred to State Affairs
May 9, 2017 Senate Read first time
Mar 20, 2017 Senate Received from the House
Mar 16, 2017 House Reported engrossed
Mar 16, 2017 House Reason for vote recorded in Journal
Mar 16, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 16, 2017 House Passed as amended
Mar 16, 2017 House Statement of Leg. Intent Recorded in Journal
Mar 16, 2017 House Amended
Mar 16, 2017 House Read 3rd time
Mar 15, 2017 House Reason for vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Passed to engrossment as amended
Mar 15, 2017 House Amended
Mar 15, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amended
Mar 15, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Motion to table fails
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment(s) offered
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Amended
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
Mar 15, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Amended
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
Mar 15, 2017 House Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment tabled
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
Mar 15, 2017 House Amended
Mar 15, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
Mar 15, 2017 House Point of order overruled
Mar 15, 2017 House Point of order overruled
Mar 15, 2017 House Read 2nd time
Mar 15, 2017 House Placed on General State Calendar
Mar 13, 2017 House Considered in Calendars
Mar 10, 2017 House Committee report sent to Calendars
Mar 10, 2017 House Committee report distributed
Mar 10, 2017 House Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator
Mar 9, 2017 House Reported favorably w/o amendment(s)
Mar 9, 2017 House Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee
Mar 9, 2017 House Considered in public hearing
Feb 13, 2017 House Referred to Transportation
Feb 13, 2017 House Read first time
Nov 14, 2016 House Filed

Sources

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