Author:
Kris Seago
Subject:
Government/Political Science
Material Type:
Full Course
Level:
Academic Lower Division
Provider:
Austin Community College
Tags:
ACC Liberal Arts, ACC OER
License:
Creative Commons Attribution
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Text/HTML

Course Inventories

Introduction: The Texas Legislature

Overview

Introduction: The Texas Legislature

Chapter Learning Objective

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Outline the function, structure, and responsibilities of the Texas legislature

Introduction

This chapter examines the Texas State Legislature--the lawmaking branch of Texas government.

The Texas State Capitol
Figure 3.1 The Texas State Capitol is the capitol building and seat of government of the American state of Texas. Located in downtown Austin, Texas, the structure houses the offices and chambers of the Texas Legislature. Image Credit: LoneStarMike, License: CC- BY-3.0

 

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Revision and Adaptation: Introduction to the Texas Legislature. Authored by: John Osterman. License: CC BY: Attribution