Legislative Updates

Above we have links to bills that have been filed for the 85th Legislature. We have the bills grouped into those amending the Penal Code, the Code of Criminal Procedure, and other bills of interest to TDCAA members.

For information concerning legislation filed during the 85th Regular Session or any other past session, visit the state legislature's web site at http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/.

For all other legislative inquiries, e-mail Shannon Edmonds, Director of Governmental Relations, or call him at (512) 474-2436.

July 20, 2017 Special Session Update: Week I
July 14, 2017 Special Session Update: Preview
June 16, 2017 Legislative Update: Veto Edition
June 8, 2017 Legislative Update: Special Session Announced
June 1, 2017 Legislative Update: Stoppage Time Edition
May 26, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 20
May 18, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 19
May 12, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 18
May 8, 2017 Legislative Alert: Grand Jury Reform
May 5, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 17
April 28, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 16
April 21, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 15
April 13, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 14
April 7, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 13
March 31, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 12
March 24, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 11
March 17, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 10
March 9, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 9
March 3, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 8
February 24, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 7
February 17, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 6
February 10, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 5
February 3, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 4
January 27, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 3
January 20, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 2
January 13, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 1
January 6, 2017 Legislative Update: Week 0
December 21, 2016 Interim Update: December 2016
November 28, 2016 Interim Update: November 2016
November 10, 2016 General Election Update
October 28, 2016 Interim Update: October 2016
September 30, 2016 Interim Update: September 2016
August 30, 2016 Interim Update: August 2016
July 22, 2016 Interim Update: July 2016
June 30, 2016 Interim Update: June 2016
May 26, 2016 Interim Update: May 2016
April 29, 2016 Interim Update: April 2016
April 1, 2016 Interim Update: March 2016
March 3, 2016 Primary Election Update
February 26, 2016 Interim Update: February 2016
January 29, 2016 Interim Update: January 2016
December 22, 2015 Interim Update: December 2015
November 24, 2015 Interim Update: November 2015
October 30, 2015 Interim Update: October 2015
September 30, 2015 Interim Update: September 2015
August 31, 2015 Interim Update: August 2015
July 28, 2015 Interim Update: July 2015