In the real world (defined as the Earth’s land mass outside the buildings where legislators legislate), a caption is an explanation under a photograph. At our Texas Capitol, a caption is the brief and required phrase in a bill — always starting with “Relating to” — that attempts to explain what it’s about.
The Texas Constitution says bill captions must provide “the Legislature and the public reasonable notice” of the subject of a bill.
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CORRECTION: This story has been updated to correct the name of Rep. Eddie Rodriguez, D-Austin.