COMMITTEE:    Transportation & Homeland Security 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 20, 2011 

PLACE:        E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Tommy Williams 



HB 378        Guillen                 SP: Williams
Relating to stationary tow trucks on a highway; providing a penalty.

HB 563        Pickett | et al.        SP: Nichols
Relating to the purposes and designation of a transportation reinvestment zone.

HB 993        Rodriguez, Eddie | et al.    SP: Watson
Relating to the closure of a road or highway by certain firefighters.

SB 197        West
Relating to the compulsory inspection of motor vehicles; providing penalties.

SB 581        Nichols
Relating to the authority and powers of regional mobility authorities.

SB 1018       Davis
Relating to state actions necessary to maximize federal funding for certain transportation projects and activities in this state.

SB 1095       Rodriguez
Relating to the posting of signs in school crossing zones regarding the prohibited use of a wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle.

SB 1104       Jackson
Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of ship channel districts.

SB 1114       Wentworth
Relating to the regulation of driver training schools and instruction.

SB 1386       Lucio                  
Relating to the refusal to register motor vehicles by a county assessor-collector or the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles.

SB 1422       Nelson                 
Relating to coordinated county transportation authorities; creating an offense.

SB 1604       Seliger                
Relating to weight limits on a vehicle loaded with certain agricultural products.

SB 1611       Wentworth              
Relating to the funding of projects in the boundaries of an intermunicipal commuter rail district.

SB 1742       Fraser                 
Relating to the operation of plug-in electric motor vehicles.

SB 1864       Davis                  
Relating to the awarding of contracts by the Texas Department of Transportation to private sector providers.



Bills added after last posting:

SB 1114


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