How can I track a Bill in the Texas Legislature? You can follow bills online at Texas Legislature Online. You may search by bill number, author, keyword. During Session, you can also see live broadcasts from the House & Senate chambers.
Important Dates for 85th Texas Legislative Session - 2017 Nov. 14, 2016 - Pre-filling of bills starts January 10, 2017 - 85th Legislature convenes March 10, 2017 - Last day to file a bill May 29, 2017 - Last Day (sine die) June 18, 2017 - Last Day Governor can sign or veto bills passed during regular session August 28, 2017 - Date that bills without specific effective dates, other than bills with immediate effect, become law
Who Represents Me in the U.S. Congress? In the US Senate you are represented by John Cornyn (R-TX) and Ted Cruz (R-TX). In the US House click here to find your representative.