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Van Taylor

Republican — Senator — District 8
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Van Taylor represents Senate District 8 in the Texas Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 711 bills.

  • District Office:

    6301 Preston Road, Suite 700
    Plano, TX 75024
    Phone: 972-398-9416
    Fax: 972-398-9418
  • Capitol Office #1:

    The Honorable Van Taylor
    P.O. Box 12068
    Capitol Station
    Austin, TX 78711
    Phone: 512-463-0108

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 159

    Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Republican Party of Texas.

  • SB 114

    Relating to the creation of the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council and to the continuation and transfer of the regulation of sex offender treatment providers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, professional counselors, chemical dependency counselors, and social workers to the Texas Behavioral Health Executive Council; providing civil and administrative penalties; authorizing a fee.

  • HCR 26

    Congratulating Margana Wood on being crowned Miss Texas 2017.

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  • SJR 12

    Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for certain excess revenue to be dedicated toward contributions to state retirement systems, the health benefit plan for retired education employees and their dependents, the Texas tomorrow fund, the permanent school fund, and the permanent university fund.

  • SB 98

    Relating to the regulation of raising or keeping six or fewer chickens by a political subdivision.

  • SB 2

    Relating to the establishment of an education enhancement program for students with certain disabilities.

Recent Votes

HB 341

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13489.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1610.0
HB 336

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10570.0
•••No: 2718.0
•••Other: 1812.0
HB 243

final passage

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 10771.0
•••No: 1610.0
•••Other: 2718.0
HB 218

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12382.0
•••No: 117.0
•••Other: 1610.0
HB 175

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13388.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 1610.0
HB 125

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12080.0
•••No: 138.0
•••Other: 1711.0
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