AUSTIN, Texas (3/19/13)--The Texas Credit Union League is monitoring several bills in the state legislature that are of interest to credit unions.
March 8 was the last day for lawmakers to file legislation for this session. They filed more than 6,000 new bills, TCUL said (The Advocate March 15).
TCUL will be closely monitoring several for their potential impact on credit unions, but there are no bills filed that are a directly attacking the franchise tax exemption or other aspects of credit union operations, TCUL said.
Highlights of recent activity likely to be of the most interest to credit unions include: