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Special sessions topics

6 special legislative session topics [ session: 82nd, 1 C.S. ] Topics are based on the text of the Governor's official proclamations and messages.

 82nd 1st C.S.  Proclamations

  • consider legislation related to health care cost containment, access to services through managed care, and the creation of economic and structural incentives to improve the quality for Medicaid services. [Mon May 30, 2011]
  • consider legislation relating to fiscal matters necessary for the implementation of House Bill No. 1 as passed by the 82nd Legislature, Regular Session, including measures that will allow school districts to operate more efficiently. [Mon May 30, 2011]
  • consider legislation related to congressional redistricting. [Tue May 31, 2011]
  • consider the operation of the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. [Fri Jun 3, 2011]
  • consider use of the federal Secure Communities Program by law enforcement agencies, the issuance of driver's licenses and personal identification certificates, and the abolishment of sanctuary cities in Texas. [Tue Jun 7, 2011]
  • consider legislation related to prosecution and punishment for the offense of official oppression of persons seeking access to public buildings and transportation. [Mon Jun 20, 2011]

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