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  1. Introduced Nov 17, 2016
  2. Passed Senate Mar 15, 2017
  3. Passed House May 20, 2017
  4. Signed into Law Jun 6, 2017

SB 8

Texas Senate Bill

Relating to certain prohibited abortions and the treatment and disposition of a human fetus, human fetal tissue, and embryonic and fetal tissue remains; creating a civil cause of action; imposing a civil penalty; creating criminal offenses.
Session:
85th Legislature (2017)
Bill Subjects:
Reproductive Issues State Agencies Health Legal Issues Crime
Sponsors (103):

Votes

Actions

Date Chamber  
Jun 6, 2017 Executive Effective on 9/1/17
Jun 6, 2017 Executive Signed by the Governor
May 28, 2017 Executive Sent to the Governor
May 28, 2017 House Signed in the House
May 27, 2017 Senate Signed in the Senate
May 26, 2017 Senate Reported enrolled
May 26, 2017 House Senate concurs in House amendment(s)-reported
May 26, 2017 Senate Statement(s) submitted
May 26, 2017 Senate Record vote
May 26, 2017 Senate Senate concurs in House amendment(s)
May 26, 2017 Senate Read
May 26, 2017 Senate House amendment(s) laid before the Senate
May 21, 2017 Senate House passage as amended reported
May 20, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 20, 2017 House Record vote
May 20, 2017 House Passed - Related Vote
May 20, 2017 House Point of order overruled
May 20, 2017 House Read 3rd time
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Passed to 3rd reading as amended
May 19, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amended
May 19, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
May 19, 2017 House Reason for vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment tabled
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amended
May 19, 2017 House Amendment as amended withdrawn
May 19, 2017 House Amendment amended
May 19, 2017 House Amendment(s) offered
May 19, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amended
May 19, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Amendment withdrawn
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amended
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment to amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment to amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amendment to amendment fails of adoption
May 19, 2017 House Point of order withdrawn
May 19, 2017 House Point of order overruled
May 19, 2017 House Amendment(s) offered
May 19, 2017 House Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
May 19, 2017 House Record vote
May 19, 2017 House Amended
May 19, 2017 House Point of order overruled
May 19, 2017 House Point of order overruled
May 19, 2017 House Amendment(s) offered
May 19, 2017 House Point of order overruled
May 19, 2017 House Read 2nd time
May 19, 2017 House Placed on Major State Calendar
May 16, 2017 House Considered in Calendars
May 12, 2017 House Committee report sent to Calendars
May 11, 2017 House Committee report distributed
May 11, 2017 House Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator
May 10, 2017 House Reported favorably as substituted
May 10, 2017 House Committee substitute considered in committee
May 10, 2017 House Considered in formal meeting
May 3, 2017 House Referred to State Affairs
May 3, 2017 House Read first time
Mar 16, 2017 House Received from the Senate
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Reported engrossed
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Statement(s) submitted
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Statement(s) submitted
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Passed
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Read 3rd time
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Three day rule suspended
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Passed to engrossment
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Amendment fails of adoption
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Amendment(s) offered
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Read 2nd time
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Record vote
Mar 15, 2017 Senate Rules suspended-Regular order of business
Mar 14, 2017 Senate Co-author authorized
Mar 13, 2017 Senate Co-author authorized
Mar 8, 2017 Senate Placed on intent calendar
Mar 7, 2017 Senate Committee report printed and distributed
Mar 7, 2017 Senate Reported favorably as substituted
Mar 7, 2017 Senate Co-author authorized
Mar 1, 2017 Senate Considered in public hearing
Feb 15, 2017 Senate Left pending in committee
Feb 15, 2017 Senate Testimony taken in committee
Feb 15, 2017 Senate Considered in public hearing
Feb 15, 2017 Senate Scheduled for public hearing on . . .
Feb 14, 2017 Senate Co-author authorized
Feb 13, 2017 Senate Co-author authorized
Feb 1, 2017 Senate Co-author authorized
Jan 30, 2017 Senate Co-author authorized
Jan 25, 2017 Senate Co-author authorized
Jan 24, 2017 Senate Referred to Health & Human Services
Jan 24, 2017 Senate Read first time
Nov 17, 2016 Senate Filed
Nov 17, 2016 Senate Received by the Secretary of the Senate

Sources

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