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TEXAS SUNSET ACT

TEXAS SUNSET ACT. The Texas Sunset Act, which was passed in 1977 by the Sixty-fifth Legislature, provided for a commission to review most state agencies every twelve years in order to determine if they should be continued or abolished.

Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl

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Handbook of Texas Online, Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl, "Texas Sunset Act," accessed August 24, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/mltne.

Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.