Judicial Council Releases 85th Legislative Update
June 30, 2017
The 85th Legislative Session was one of the most active sessions for the Texas Judiciary in recent years. The Texas Judicial Council, the policy making body for the Judiciary, had a full legislative package and found success in multiple policy areas including increasing compliance with court costs and fees, addressing mental health, strengthening court security, and improving the guardianship system. The 85th Legislative Update can be accessed on the Legislative Information page of the Texas Judicial Branch website.