COMMITTEE:   Transportation 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 02, 2013 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Larry Phillips 


The committee will meet to discuss pending business and:


HB 777        White | et al.         
Relating to oversize or overweight vehicles transporting timber or timber products.

HB 1054       Lavender | et al.      
Relating to a prohibition on converting a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project.

HB 1294       Price                  
Relating to the dismissal of a charge for the offense of failing to secure a child in a child passenger safety seat system.

HB 1573       McClendon              
Relating to authorizing an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties.

HB 1607       Farney                 
Relating to the authority of the commissioners court of a county to alter speed limits on county roads.

HB 1678       Frullo                 
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for surviving spouses of disabled veterans of the United States armed forces.

HB 1949       Gutierrez              
Relating to the authority of the Texas Transportation Commission to alter speed limits.

HB 2132       Kolkhorst              
Relating to the certification and regulation of escort flag vehicle pilots; authorizing fees.

HB 2204       Pickett                
Relating to the authority of the Texas Transportation Commission to establish variable speed limits.

HB 2304       Rodriguez, Eddie       
Relating to the certification of sheriffs and deputy sheriffs to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain counties.

HB 2330       Gooden                 
Relating to regulation of traffic in a conservation and reclamation district by a commissioners court.

HB 2339       Parker                 
Relating to management of a coordinated county transportation authority.

HB 2356       White                  
Relating to the designation of a portion of Recreational Road 255 in Jasper County as Sam Rayburn Parkway.

HB 2585       Harper-Brown
Relating to the reimbursement of utilities for relocation of utility facilities following improvement or construction of certain tolled highways.

HB 2685       Deshotel               
Relating to projects for which a transportation reinvestment zone may be created.

HB 2741       Phillips               
Relating to the regulation of motor vehicles by counties and the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles; authorizing a fee; creating an offense.

HB 2743       Phillips               
Relating to the powers and jurisdiction of a regional mobility authority.

HB 2815       Burkett | et al.       
Relating to noise abatement procedures on certain turnpikes.

HB 2875       Harper-Brown | et al.  
Relating to the motor vehicle inspection program; creating an offense; amending the amount of certain fees.

HB 3031       Fletcher               
Relating to fare enforcement officers in certain transit authorities.

HB 3048       Phillips               
Relating to remedies for nonpayment of tolls for the use of certain toll projects; authorizing a fee and certain investigative and court costs; creating an offense.

HB 3172       Bohac                  
Relating to the content of photographic traffic monitoring system signs.

HB 3304       Geren                  
Relating to registration of a motor vehicle alleged to have been involved in a violation detected by a photographic traffic signal enforcement system.

HB 3391       Phillips               
Relating to comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional mobility authority.

HB 3650       Harper-Brown
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to enter into availability payment agreements for the design, development, financing, construction, maintenance, or operation of a highway project.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 2585

HB 3650


**         See Committee Coordinator for previous versions         **
of the schedule, if applicable.


Persons with disabilities who plan to attend this meeting and who may need assistance, such as a sign language interpreter, are requested to contact Stacey Nicchio at (512) 463-0850, 72 hours prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.


To find information about electronic witness registration for a public hearing and to create a profile to be used when registering as a witness, please visit www.house.state.tx.us/resources/. Registration must be performed the day of the meeting and within the Capitol Complex.