COMMITTEE:   Transportation 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 09, 2013 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Larry Phillips 


The committee will meet to consider pending business and:


HB 679        Hughes                 
Relating to the designation of a segment of State Highway 37 in Wood County as the Carolyn S. Jones Highway.

HB 836        Eiland                 
Relating to permits for oversize and overweight vehicles in a certain county.

HB 1102       Harper-Brown | et al.  
Relating to the accommodation of pedestrians, bicyclists, persons with disabilities, children, senior citizens, users of public transportation, movers of commercial goods, and motorists on streets and highways.

HB 1515       McClendon              
Relating to the assumption of the powers and duties relating to driver's licenses and personal identification cards by the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and the authority of a county to provide driver's licenses and other identification certificate services.

HB 2225       McClendon | et al.     
Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle in the vicinity of an unprotected road user; providing penalties.

HB 2247       Harper-Brown           
Relating to the agreements, costs, revenues, and finances of regional toll way authorities.

HB 2305       Rodriguez, Eddie       
Relating to inspection of compressed natural gas containers on motor vehicles.

HB 2326       Reynolds               
Relating to creating a disadvantaged business assistance program to be operated by the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 2386       Capriglione            
Relating to the operation of all-terrain vehicles on public highways; providing a penalty; authorizing fees.

HB 2394       Perry                  
Relating to a study on the feasibility of requiring title for all trailers, semitrailers, and travel trailers not considered manufactured housing.

HB 2420       Elkins                 
Relating to the authority of a local government to impose a civil penalty for certain failures to obey a traffic-control signal.

HB 2421       Elkins                 
Relating to allowing a person to register a motor vehicle when delinquent in the payment of certain civil penalties.

HB 2580       Harper-Brown           
Relating to the authority of municipalities to create freight rail districts that have the powers of rural rail transportation districts; granting the power of eminent domain.

HB 2612       Flynn                  
Relating to liability for damage to a county road.

HB 2635       Smith                  
Relating to the facilities to which Chapter 68, Water Code, applies.

HB 2742       Phillips               
Relating to the operation of a golf cart or utility vehicle on a public highway.

HB 2796       Raymond                
Relating to joint participation agreements with local governments for highway improvements.

HB 2882       Raymond                
Relating to the movement of certain commercial motor vehicles by convoy on state highways.

HB 2921       Orr                    
Relating to the addition of certain member counties to a regional tollway authority.

HB 3070       Simpson                
Relating to the designation of U.S. Highway 80 as a historic highway.

HB 3094       Fletcher               
Relating to imposing a law enforcement fee for certain offenses and violations related to vehicle weight limits.

HB 3120       Harper-Brown           
Relating to limiting the liability of certain transportation authorities and railroads for certain incidents involving the provision of public passenger rail services.

HB 3179       Phillips               
Relating to the licensing of minors to operate a motor vehicle.

HB 3413       Flynn                  
Relating to the operation and movement of authorized emergency vehicles.

HB 3422       Lavender               
Relating to donations of landscape materials and services to the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 3831       Herrero | et al.
Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 358 as the Peace Officers Memorial Highway.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 3831


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