AUSTIN, TX — On Dec 21., Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick and House Speaker Dennis Bonnen announced the Texas Capitol will re-open on Jan 4.
According to their statement, health and safety protocols have been been put to allow for the re-opening for all visitors, lawmakers, and staff.
"Preparations to safely conduct business in the Texas House and Senate are ongoing, and each chamber will vote upon their respective rules and protocols at the start of the legislative session." the statement concluded.