|Senate Staff Services
Sam Houston Building, Room 175
P.O. Box 12068
Austin, Texas 78711-2068
Senate Staff Services processes and maintains records generated by the proceedings
of the Texas Senate. The office houses audio recordings of all senate committee
meetings and floor debate from the last three legislative sessions. Legislators, their
staffs, and the public may listen to the audio recordings in the staff services office without
charge. Copies of the audio recordings can be purchased for $5 each and transcripts, when available,
for 25 cents per page. The office will certify transcripts and duplicate recordings on request.
Live broadcasts and archived recordings of recent senate floor proceedings and committee
meetings can be accessed on the senate’s website.
Staff services keeps copies of minutes of the proceedings of senate committee meetings
from the 69th Legislature (1985) to the present, and the minutes can be viewed in the staff
services office. Legislators and their staffs can receive copies of minutes at no charge;
other individuals may purchase copies for 25 cents per page.
Staff services also operates the Senate Bill Distribution office and the Senate Copy