The 84th Texas Legislature is in full swing, and across the aisle, members of the House and Senate are busy filing bills regulating and responding to various issues in higher education. Interested in campus carry? So is the Senate. Thinking about tax exemptions for textbooks? There's a bill for that, too. And state tuition regulation? There are six separate bills in favor. If you're having a hard time keeping track, you're not alone.
To get caught up on all the higher ed bills filed this legislative session, check out the Texan's newly-launched interactive map. Search higher ed bills by member or by district, and watch as each bill makes its way through the legislative process. Want to read the text of any given bill? You can do that, too.