House Acting on Recalled Disclosure Bill

Updated, 6:30 p.m.:

The Texas House is moving ahead with a bill requiring disclosure of certain political donors, despite an effort by the Senate to pull the legislation back. 

The bill by Sen. Kel Seliger, R-Amarillo, has been referred to a House committee, said Jason Embry, spokesman for House Speaker Joe Straus, R-San Antonio. The Senate had approved the bill on Tuesday, then attempted to "recall" it on Wednesday. But the House already got custody of the bill and appears in no mood to give it back.

"Senate Bill 346 has been referred to the House State Affairs ...

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