HB 609 by Rep. Vasut (Senate Sponsor: Mayes Middleton) would free businesses owners from possible civil liabilities if they choose not to comply with mandates and will be heard in the Senate State Affairs Committee THIS Thursday, May 4, 2023!
MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD FROM HOME OR IN PERSON:
Participate From Home – Email and Call the Committee Members:
Email the Committee Members:
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*For ease, please copy and paste the entire string of email addresses into your TO: field and send just one email.
SAMPLE EMAIL MESSAGE:
I am writing to you today to ask you to please VOTE YES ON HB 609, which is scheduled for hearing in the State Affairs Committee this Thursday, May 4.
No citizen of Texas should be coerced into a medical procedure by their employer, and no business owner should be forced into unconstitutional employment practices by unelected bureaucrats. Please vote YES on HB 609 to protect Texas businesses and their employees.
Call the Committee Members:
Chairman Hughes – 512-463-0101
Vice Chair Paxton – 512-463-0108
Sen. Perry – 512-463-0128
Sen. LaMantia – 512-463-0127
Sen. Birdwell – 512-463-0122
Sen. Bettencourt – 512-463-0107
Sen. Middleton – 512-463-0111
Sen. Schwertner – 512-463-0105
Sen. Parker – 512-463-0112
Sen. Menendez – 512-463-0126
Sen. Zaffirini – 512-463-0121
Please support HB 609 to protect business owners!
Participate IN PERSON at the Capitol – Two Ways:
Register For the Bill – Quick, painless, and EFFECTIVE!
Come to the capitol on Thursday between 9-11am (extremely time sensitive!) and use either your personal tablet or the Senate kiosks in the building extension to register FOR the bill. If you use your personal tablet, connect to the Capitol WiFi and go to this website to register. If you are NOT wanting to stay to provide oral testimony, then be sure to click Not Testify on that screen of the registration process.
Testify For the Bill
Ready to dive into testifying orally during a hearing? We make it easy! Promise! After reviewing TFVC’s How to Testify PowerPoint, you can write your own two-minute testimony or we can provide speaking notes for you. Email Michelle today to get more information: [email protected]