With the Texas Legislature in session, we’ve gathered some of the most polarizing bills proposed so far in the Senate. The 88th Legislature’s regular session began January 10, and runs through May 29. While thousands of bills are filed, only around a thousand typically pass.
The following bills are the topic of conversation as some Texans and nonprofit organizations express concern at their potential impact. After the 2022 elections, Republicans hold 86 of the 150 seats in the House and 19 of the 31 seats in the Senate.