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SB 1978, 86th Regular Session
Relating to the protection of membership in, affiliation with, and support provided to religious organizations.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/19

Author: Bryan Hughes
Coauthor: Bob Hall | Donna Campbell | Charles Perry | Lois Kolkhorst | Paul Bettencourt | Jane Nelson | Brandon Creighton | Pat Fallon
Sponsor: Matt Krause
Joint Sponsor: Scott Sanford | Dade Phelan | Tom Oliverson
CoSponsor: Steve Allison | Charles "Doc" Anderson | Trent Ashby | Cecil Bell | Keith Bell | Kyle Biedermann | Dwayne Bohac | Greg Bonnen | Brad Buckley | DeWayne Burns | Dustin Burrows | Briscoe Cain | Giovanni Capriglione | Travis Clardy | Tom Craddick | John Cyrier | Drew Darby | Jay Dean | Dan Flynn | James B. Frank | John Frullo | Ryan Guillen | Cody Harris | Cole Hefner | Justin Holland | Dan Huberty | Kyle Kacal | Phil King | Stephanie Klick | John Kuempel | Stan Lambert | Brooks Landgraf | Mike Lang | Jeff Leach | Ben Leman | J. M. Lozano | Will Metcalf | Mayes Middleton | Rick Miller | Geanie W. Morrison | Jim Murphy | Andrew Murr | Candy Noble | Chris Paddie | Tan Parker | Jared Patterson | Dennis Paul | John Raney | Matt Schaefer | Matt Shaheen | Hugh Shine | Reggie Smith | John Smithee | Drew Springer | Phil Stephenson | Jonathan Stickland | Lynn Stucky | Valoree Swanson | Ed Thompson | Tony Tinderholt | Steve Toth | Gary VanDeaver | James White | Terry M. Wilson | John Wray | Bill Zedler

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2019, 86th R.S., ch. 666, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Companion:

HB 3172 (Identical)

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (TLC)
Enrolled (Senate Research Center)
Introduced (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (House Research Organization)

Subjects:
ATTORNEY GENERAL
City Government--Employees/Officers
County Government--Employees/Officers
Family--Marriage Relationship
Religion
State Agencies, Boards & Commissions
State Employees

House Committee: State Affairs (Dade Phelan, Joe Deshotel, R. D. "Bobby" Guerra, Sam Harless, Ana Hernandez, Justin Holland, Todd Hunter, Phil King, Tan Parker, Richard Peña Raymond, Eddie Rodriguez, John Smithee, Drew Springer)
Senate Committee: State Affairs (Joan Huffman, Bryan Hughes, Brian Birdwell, Brandon Creighton, Pat Fallon, Bob Hall, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Jane Nelson, Judith Zaffirini)

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