HB 539

  • Texas House Bill
  • 86th Legislature (2019)
  • Introduced in House Apr 08, 2019
  • Passed House Apr 03, 2019
  • Passed Senate May 22, 2019
  • Signed by Governor Jun 10, 2019

Relating to the automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions and eligibility for certain scholarships of a student who is the valedictorian of the student's high school graduating class.

Abstract

Bill Sponsors (44)

Anderson, Charles "Doc"

     
Cosponsor

Bell, Keith

     
Cosponsor

Cain

     
Cosponsor

González, Mary

     
Cosponsor

Harless

     
Cosponsor

Harris

     
Cosponsor

King, Ken

     
Cosponsor

Kuempel

     
Cosponsor

Sheffield

     
Cosponsor

Smith

     
Cosponsor

White

     
Cosponsor

Votes


Actions


Jun 10, 2019

Office of the Governor

Effective immediately

Office of the Governor

Signed by the Governor

May 28, 2019

Office of the Governor

Sent to the Governor

May 27, 2019

Senate

Signed in the Senate

May 26, 2019

House

Signed in the House

May 24, 2019

House

Reported enrolled

May 23, 2019

House

Senate passage reported

May 22, 2019

Senate

Read 2nd time & passed to 3rd reading

Senate

Placed on local & uncontested calendar

Senate

Laid before the Senate

Senate

Record vote

Senate

Passed

Senate

Read 3rd time

Senate

Record vote

Senate

Three day rule suspended

Senate

Vote recorded in Journal

May 19, 2019

Senate

Recommended for local & uncontested calendar

Senate

Committee report printed and distributed

Senate

Reported favorably w/o amendments

May 16, 2019

Senate

Considered in public hearing

Senate

Scheduled for public hearing on . . .

May 08, 2019

Senate

Scheduled for public hearing on . . .

Senate

Considered in public hearing

Senate

Testimony taken in committee

Senate

Left pending in committee

Apr 08, 2019

Senate

Read first time

Senate

Referred to Higher Education

  • Referral-Committee
Higher Education

Apr 04, 2019

Senate

Received from the House

Apr 03, 2019

House

Record vote

House

Read 3rd time

House

Passed

House

Reported engrossed

House

Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal

Apr 02, 2019

House

Read 2nd time

House

Passed to engrossment

House

Placed on General State Calendar

Mar 27, 2019

House

Considered in Calendars

Mar 13, 2019

House

Considered in Calendars

Mar 12, 2019

House

Committee report sent to Calendars

House

Committee report distributed

Mar 11, 2019

House

Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator

Mar 06, 2019

House

Considered in public hearing

House

Reported favorably as substituted

House

Committee substitute considered in committee

Feb 27, 2019

House

Considered in public hearing

House

Left pending in committee

House

Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee

Feb 20, 2019

House

Read first time

House

Referred to Higher Education

  • Referral-Committee
Higher Education

Dec 17, 2018

House

Filed

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Witness List (Senate Committee Report) HTML
Witness List (House Committee Report) HTML
Fiscal Note (Introduced) HTML
Analysis (House Committee Report) HTML

Sources

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  • ftp://ftp.legis.state.tx.us/bills/86R/billhistory/house_bills/HB00500_HB00599/HB 539.xml