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Bills in the News: Flooding Relief

In this occasional post, we feature topics receiving widespread media coverage, tips for finding bills filed during the 86th legislative session, and related resources.


Severe weather threatens Texas regularly, from hurricanes to thunderstorms and tornadoes. Flooding that results from these events leaves significant damage behind, evident once the waters recede. During this legislative session, bills related to both disaster preparedness and floods have been filed.   


To find these bills, use the Bill Search feature on the Texas Legislature Online to combine the subjects Disaster Preparedness & Relief (I0211) and FLOODS (S0327).




To find a broader list of bills related to disaster preparedness and relief, simply search with the subject Disaster Preparedness & Relief (I0211).