Meaningful life. Turns out if I had all my social media time back spent defending Obama and denigrating Trump, I could have built us the wall all by myself.
Presidents can be very inspirational. Woke up this morning and a little part of me wanted to be mean to someone. Thanks Trump.
"Staying alive". The older I get the more I hum this song.
This Holiday it's time to reflect on what others have done for our country. Even Donald took a second to reflect on HIS many sacrifices....not.
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here for the deadlines calendar. marks the final day of the 140-day 85th legislative session. With the exception of today’s House deadline to act on Senate amendments, the remaining deadlines pertain to conference committee reports. Click
|Sunset Bills |
The Senate and House have appointed conference committee members on SB 302 by Watson (D-Austin), relating to the continuation and functions of the State Bar, and SB 303 by Watson (D-Austin), relating to the continuation and functions of the Board of Law Examiners.
The conference committee on SB 1, the budget bill for the next biennium, met May 20 and adopted funding recommendations for the next two-year budget cycle. Click here to access the decision documents on the Legislative Budget Board’s website. The conference committee report was filed and distributed on Thursday, May 25. If the conference committee report is adopted by the Senate and House of Representatives, the budget will then be sent to the Governor.
|Bills of Interest |
|State Bar Legislative Program|
The following bills, included in the State Bar’s 2017 legislative program, changed status this week:
The Senate and the House of Representatives are currently in session, and are expected to be in session throughout the weekend, adjourning , Sine Die. Several bills included in this update will likely change status throughout the weekend, but bill links are provided for most recent status.
By ERIC LIPTON