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77th Regular Session


January 9, 2001 - May 28, 2001


Leadership

Governor: Rick Perry -  Vetoes

Lieutenant Governor: Bill Ratliff

Speaker of the House: James E. "Pete" Laney 

Journals

The House Journal and Senate Journal for the 77th Regular Session are available online.

Rules
House Rules (77th R.S.)
Senate Rules (77th R.S.)

Staff Directories for the 77th Regular Session

House Research Organization. Legislative Staff: 77th Legislature

Bill statistics for the 77th Legislature

Status HB HCR HJR HR SB SCR SJR SR Total
HB & SB
Total
Filed 3701 335 114 1453 1843 78 54 1269 5544 8847
Passed 992 258 13 1430 609 54 7 1268 1601* 4631
Vetoed 60 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 83 83

* Bills signed by the Governor: 1507
Bills effective without the Governor's signature: 10
Bills signed by the Governor with line-item veto: 1
Other: 1 (Returned to Senate; no further action taken)