NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Transportation & Homeland Security

TIME & DATE:  8:00AM, Wednesday, May 18, 2005

PLACE: E1.016

CHAIR: Senator Todd Staples

To consider the following:

HB 137            Paxton / et al.          SP: Nelson
Relating to "Welcome to Texas" signs.

HB 370            Farabee                  SP: Madla
Relating to deferred disposition of certain traffic offenses by
certain holders of out-of-state driver's licenses.

HB 1044            Eiland                   SP: Williams
Relating to exceptions for certain overweight vehicles.

HB 1107            Chavez                   SP: Shapleigh
Relating to procedures for obtaining relief from local matching
funds requirements for highway projects.

HB 1244            Hopson                   SP: Ogden
Relating to specialty license plates for classic travel trailers.

HB 1480            Gattis                   SP: Staples
Relating to the issuance of special license plates to benefit
certain programs.

HB 1596            Paxton                   SP: Nelson
Relating to the regulation of motor-assisted scooters.

HB 1672            Howard                   SP: Janek
Relating to disposition of costs imposed in connection with the
collection and enforcement of certain tolls.

HB 1986            Solomons                 SP: Nelson
Relating to the administration and powers of a coordinated county
transportation authority.

HB 2134            Phillips                 SP: Shapleigh
Relating to the administration of the state infrastructure bank.

HB 2137            Phillips                 SP: Staples
Relating to the construction or improvement of buildings by the
Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 2257            Gallego                  SP: Madla
Relating to the speed limit on certain highways in rural counties.

HB 2337            Corte                    SP: Staples
Relating to the use of information provided by an applicant for a
driver's license or personal identification certificate in an image
verification system.

HB 2348            Raymond                  SP: Zaffirini
Relating to construction on a highway under the jurisdiction of the
Texas Department of Transportation by certain transit departments.

HB 2650            Krusee                   SP: Brimer
Relating to local government participation in the financing of
turnpike projects.

HB 2653            Krusee                   SP: Barrientos
Relating to the use of tax increment financing to pay certain costs
associated with certain transportation or transit projects.

Pending business:

HB 2958            Hamric                   SP: Lindsay
Relating to the creation of freight rail districts; authorizing a
tax; granting authority to issue bonds or other similar obligations
to create public debt; granting the power of eminent domain.



HB 137
HB 2650