We are back from Austin and busy assessing everything we accomplished during the 86th Session. Personally, I was able to pass 13 pieces of legislation through both chambers and on to Governor Abbott. So far, he has signed four of those bills and I am confident the others will also receive his approval. Each week, I will highlight one of these bills in the “Legislative Update” section below. This week, I featured HB 791, a taxpayer-savings bill to exempt volunteer fire departments from the motor fuel sales tax. Scroll down to read more.