"Bathroom Bill" Apparently Stalled Before Texas House Committee

Aug 10, 2017

TEXAS PRIVACY ACT - The so-called "Bathroom Bill" seems to have hit a wall Wednesday as a House Committee chairman won't allow a second hearing.
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TEXAS BATHROOM BILL –  With a week left in the Texas Legislative Special Session…it seems “The Texas Privacy Act”, more commonly known as the transgender bathroom bill appears to have stalled before the State House of Representatives.  The bill sailed through the Texas Senate but now sits before the House Committee on State Affairs and the Committee’s chairman, Corsicana Republican Byron Cook and he tells Texas Public Media he will not give the bill another hearing.  

Byron Cook (R) Corsicana, TX is the Chairman of the Texas House Committee on State Affairs.
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