Out of House Committee
Voted on by House
Out of Senate Committee
Voted on by Senate
Bill Becomes Law
- Indicates bill passed stage
- Indicates bill has not reached stage
- Indicates bill failed to complete stage
Bill filed by Villarreal on 2/26/2009.
Bill reported out of House committee on Technology, Economic Development & Workforce with vote of 8 Ayes, 0 Nays, 0 Present Not Voting, 1 Absent.
Bill passed the House.
Bill reported out of Senate committee on Higher Education with vote of 4 Ayes, 0 Nays, 0 Present Not Voting, 1 Absent.
Bill passed the Senate.
Bill signed by the Governor.
This Act takes effect September 1, 2009, but only if a specific appropriation for the implementation of the Act is provided in a general appropriations act of the 81st Legislature.