In this weekly post, we feature helpful research tools and recent articles of interest to the legislative community.

  • Consider how surprise medical billing laws may impact health care costs. (Stateline, May 20, 2021)
  • Review how southern states have approached vaccine scheduling. (Council of State Governments, May 13, 2021)
  • Read about boating safety. (Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, May 25, 2021)
  • Find crime statistics about immigrants in Texas in 2019. (Cato Institute, May 11, 2021)


Librarians review and select articles from more than 1,000 print and online sources to compile a weekly annotated list of Current Articles of interest to the legislative community. View this week's Current Articles.


Members of the Texas legislative community may request articles by using our online form or by calling 512-463-1252.