Governor Abbott called the 85th Texas Legislature into Special Session for 30 days starting July 18. The governor identified 20 items for the legislators to address during the special session. Legislators may, however, also file bills not specifically cited in the governor’s request.
DCCCD is tracking those bills of interest to us and those we serve. The bills are listed separately under the House and the Senate by categorical headings. View a brief summary in the chart below for Senate bills; click on the bill number to see additional information available on
Texas Legislature Online.