Senate Floor Action for 3/15/2017



March 15, 2017

The Senate suspended the necessary rules to consider and finally pass:

SB 8 (CS)Schwertner/ Campbell/ Kolkhorst/ Nelson/ Perry/ et al.

Relating to certain prohibited abortions and the treatment and disposition of a human fetus and human fetal tissue; creating a civil cause of action; creating offenses.

The Senate suspended the regular order, read third time and finally passed:

SB 6 (CS)Kolkhorst/ et al.

Relating to regulations and policies for entering or using a bathroom or changing facility; authorizing a civil penalty.

The Senate suspended the regular order, read second time and passed to engrossment:

SB 415 Perry/ et al.

Relating to a prohibition on the performance of dismemberment abortions; providing penalties; creating a criminal offense.