Legislative Affairs

Advocacy

The Texas Propane Gas Association monitors thousands of bills a session to in order to keep our members informed and provide a voice for our members in from of the Texas Legislature.

Statistics

Bill statistics for the 86th Legislature (2019)
Filed 10,877
Passed 4,581
Vetoed 58

2019 Session Recap

  • RRC License Deregulation bill passed

  • CSST Seller disclosure bills failed

  • Ordinances cannot single out manufacturers passed

  • TERP Trust Fund bill passed

  • Alt Fuel Tax failed, study mandated

  • CMV Pavement Consumption Fee bill failed

  • Motor Fuel Tax hike didn't gain ground

  • Motor fuel regulation transferred from TDA to TDLR passed

  • Higher penalties for card skimming passed

  • Business tax relief passed. 

Important Dates

87th Legislative Begins

January 12, 2021

Sine Die

May 31, 2021

Resources

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Texas Legislature Online

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Texas Statutes Online

The Texas Codes and Statutes from Texas Legislature Online. Current through the Regular Session of the 84th Legislature.