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
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    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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