<Bill Details

Bill
HB 539
Title
Relating to the automatic admission to general academic teaching institutions and eligibility for certain scholarships of a student who is the valedictorian of the student's high school graduating class.
Session
86
Chamber
House
Sponsors
Cody Harris, Erin Zwiener, Andrew Murr, Brad Buckley, Reggie Smith, Jared Patterson, Angie Chen Button, Steve Allison, Sam Harless, Cole Hefner, Ben Leman, Charles "Doc" Anderson, DeWayne Burns, Drew Springer, Diego M. Bernal, Dan Huberty, Briscoe Cain, John Wray, John Raney, John P. Cyrier, Ernest Bailes, James White, J. M. Lozano, John Kuempel, J. D. Sheffield, James Frank, Ina Minjarez, Harold V. Dutton Jr., Ryan Guillen, Justin Holland, Mike Lang, Lynn Stucky, Scott Sanford, Poncho Nevárez, Mary González, Ken King, Morgan Meyer, Travis Clardy, Will Metcalf, Trent Ashby, Gary VanDeaver, Keith Bell, James Talarico,
Subjects
Education--Higher--Admission & Attendance (I0257), Education--Higher--Institutions & Programs (I0223), SCHOLARSHIPS (S2123)
Action dates
Action Date
Filed Dec. 17, 2018, midnight
Read first time Feb. 20, 2019, midnight
Referred to Higher Education Feb. 20, 2019, midnight
Considered in public hearing Feb. 27, 2019, midnight
Testimony taken/registration(s) recorded in committee Feb. 27, 2019, midnight
Left pending in committee Feb. 27, 2019, midnight
Considered in public hearing March 6, 2019, midnight
Committee substitute considered in committee March 6, 2019, midnight
Reported favorably as substituted March 6, 2019, midnight
Comte report filed with Committee Coordinator March 11, 2019, midnight
Committee report distributed March 12, 2019, midnight
Committee report sent to Calendars March 12, 2019, midnight
Considered in Calendars March 13, 2019, midnight
Considered in Calendars March 27, 2019, midnight
Placed on General State Calendar April 2, 2019, midnight
Read 2nd time April 2, 2019, midnight
Passed to engrossment April 2, 2019, midnight
Read 3rd time April 3, 2019, midnight
Passed April 3, 2019, midnight
Record vote April 3, 2019, midnight
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal April 3, 2019, midnight
Reported engrossed April 3, 2019, midnight
Received from the House April 4, 2019, midnight
Read first time April 8, 2019, midnight
Referred to Higher Education April 8, 2019, midnight
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . May 8, 2019, midnight
Considered in public hearing May 8, 2019, midnight
Testimony taken in committee May 8, 2019, midnight
Left pending in committee May 8, 2019, midnight
Scheduled for public hearing on . . . May 16, 2019, midnight
Considered in public hearing May 16, 2019, midnight
Reported favorably w/o amendments May 19, 2019, midnight
Recommended for local & uncontested calendar May 19, 2019, midnight
Committee report printed and distributed May 19, 2019, midnight
Placed on local & uncontested calendar May 22, 2019, midnight
Laid before the Senate May 22, 2019, midnight
Read 2nd time & passed to 3rd reading May 22, 2019, midnight
Vote recorded in Journal May 22, 2019, midnight
Three day rule suspended May 22, 2019, midnight
Record vote May 22, 2019, midnight
Read 3rd time May 22, 2019, midnight
Passed May 22, 2019, midnight
Record vote May 22, 2019, midnight
Senate passage reported May 23, 2019, midnight
Reported enrolled May 24, 2019, midnight
Signed in the House May 26, 2019, midnight
Signed in the Senate May 27, 2019, midnight
Sent to the Governor May 28, 2019, midnight
Signed by the Governor June 10, 2019, midnight
Effective immediately June 10, 2019, midnight

Last updated: April 12, 2020, 9:10 a.m.