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Columnist daniel hung thinks the 84th texas legislature's unproductive session is cause to reexamine our state's part-time legislature. Legislature definition is - a body of persons having the power to legislate specifically : an organized body having the authority to make laws for a political unit. Reports submitted by the tceq as mandated to the 85th texas legislature includes the biennial report and appendixes.
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