Starting on Friday, July 9, the legislature will begin holding committee hearings on these important topics:
Election Integrity legislation to improve and strengthen the integrity of elections in Texas;
Bail Reform legislation to protect the public from accused criminals who may be released on bail;
Border Security funding;
Protecting Girls’ Sports through legislation requiring student athletes to participate in athletic competitions based on their biological sex at birth;
Property Tax Relief legislation and appropriations;
Preventing Critical Race Theory from being taught in public schools;
Safeguarding the Freedom of Speech on Social Media Platforms;
Preventing Abortion-Inducing Drugs from being provided by mail or delivery services and strengthening abortion reporting requirements;
Providing a supplemental “thirteenth check” to retired teachers;
Requiring Students to Learn about dating violence, domestic violence, and child abuse, while recognizing parental rights within the instruction.
To follow the progress of these bills in the committees, please CLICK HERE to check the Senate committee hearing schedules.