Jun 23

Governor Abbott Applauds Sen. Campbell, Rep. Capriglione’s Intention To Author Abortion Complication Reporting Legislation

In the upcoming special legislative session, Sen. Donna Campbell and Rep. Giovanni Capriglione will author legislation to strengthen reporting requirements when health complications result from abortions.

Press Release, Legislative

Jun 23

Governor Abbott Applauds Sen. Kolkhorst And Reps. Burkett, Thierry And Walle’s Intention To File Maternal Mortality Legislation

In the upcoming special legislative session, Sen. Lois Kolkhorst Rep. Cindy Burkett, Rep. Shawn Thierry and Rep. Armando Walle will file legislation to extend the maternal mortality task force.

Press Release, Legislative

Jun 22

Governor Abbott Applauds Rep. Huberty, Sen. Campbell’s Intention To Author Annexation Legislation

In the upcoming special legislative session, Rep. Dan Huberty and Sen. Donna Campbell will author legislation to reform and restrict the municipal annexation process.

Press Release, Legislative

Jun 22

Governor Abbott Applauds Rep. Goldman, Sen. Hancock’s Intention To Author Mail-In Ballot Fraud Legislation

In the upcoming special legislative session, Rep. Craig Goldman and Sen. Kelly Hancock will author legislation to crack down on mail-in ballot fraud.

Press Release, Legislative

Jun 20

Governor Abbott Orders Increased Readiness Of State Operations Center As Tropical Storm Cindy Approaches Gulf Coast

As Tropical Storm Cindy approaches the Gulf Coast, Governor Greg Abbott today ordered the State Operations Center (SOC) elevate its readiness from level four (normal conditions) to level three (increased readiness).

Press Release

Jun 15

Governor Abbott Announces Legislative Vetoes

Governor Greg Abbott announced that he vetoed 50 bills.

Press Release, Legislative

Jun 15

Governor Abbott Vetoes HB 61

Governor Greg Abbott vetoes House Bill No. 61.

Legislative, Legislative - Veto Statement

Jun 15

Governor Abbott Vetoes HB 298

Governor Greg Abbott vetoes House Bill No. 298.

Legislative, Legislative - Veto Statement