Ways to track the 2019 Texas Legislative Session

Note: To get information on bills in the legislature, see Bills.

SITENOTES
Texas Legislative Council"... nonpartisan legislative agency that serves as a source of impartial research and information."
Legislative Reference Library of Texas"your partner in legislative research"
Texas Tribune Texas Legislature 2019"...we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial legislative session."
Texas House and Senate LivestreamsProvided via the Texas Tribune

House Witness Registration

“House Witness Registration is the quick and simple new way to register for an upcoming House Committee hearing. House Administration has made the witness registration paperless. Now, you can complete the new 5-step registration process when you arrive the Texas Capitol by using one of the touch screen kiosk stations located in the Capitol Extension. You can choose to save your profile information to use for future hearings. ”  More here.

Presentations, training, and other useful items

NameDescriptionLinkNotes
TX Lege 101 training
March 2019
A high-level overview of what the Texas legislature is, how it works, and how we can influence it.TX Lege 101PDF document
Lobbying notes
March 2019
TX Lege grassroots lobbying notes.Google doc (notes)Link to public Google doc
Call to Action templateA template to help write calls to action.Google docLink to Google doc