The session laws published on this website are the official versions of the laws enacted by the 82nd Legislature. The online posting of the session laws fulfills the Secretary of State’s duties under art. 4, § 21, Texas Constitution, and § 405.014(b), Government Code.
Images of the bills and resolutions enacted during the 82nd Legislative Session are now available online in pdf format. Please note that the captions for the bills are verbatim from the enrolled bill, but the captions for concurrent resolutions were drafted by the SOS for inclusion on this web site.
Archived images of the bills and resolutions from previous sessions are available from the University of North Texas, Texas Laws and Resolutions Archive.
To request certified copies of signed bills please call (512) 463-6182.
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