NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: Transportation

TIME & DATE:  3:00PM, Tuesday, March 30, 1999

PLACE: E2.030

CHAIR: Rep. Clyde Alexander

To consider the following:

HB 539            Zbranek
Relating to construction, repair, and maintenance of roads in or
adjacent to certain state parks and wildlife facilities.

HB 676            Isett / et al.
Relating to prima facie speed limits for vehicles on highways.

HB 1024            Bosse
Relating to parking of a commercial vehicle in certain subdivisions.

HB 1075            Craddick
Relating to raising the speed limit for vehicles towing certain trailers.

HB 1147            Seaman
Relating to lighting and red flag requirements for certain vehicles
with extended loads.

HB 1708            Maxey
Relating to the maximum fee a tow truck may charge for a nonconsent
tow;  providing civil and criminal penalties.

HB 2004            Pickett / et al.
Relating to authorizing the Texas Department of Transportation to
lease equipment to counties for the automated motor vehicle
registration and title system.

HB 2043            Brimer
Relating to the administrative adjudication of parking offenses at
certain airports operated jointly by two municipalities.

HB 2400            Siebert
Relating to the regulation of motor carriers.

HB 2461            Alexander
Relating to the issuance of certain specially designed license
plates by the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 2532            Cuellar
Relating to the City of Laredo Port of Entry Authority; granting
the power of eminent domain.

HB 2537            Davis, Yvonne
Relating to warranty performance obligations applicable to certain
motor  vehicles.

HB 2539            Davis, Yvonne
Relating to the issuance of temporary license plates for vehicle

HB 2578            Hamric
Relating to the registration and issuance of a certificate of title
to certain vehicles and the circumstances under which a person may
legally operate a vehicle pending registration of the vehicle.

HB 3014            Hawley
Relating to the Texas Department of Transportation's automated
registration and title system.

HB 3092            Siebert
Relating to the authority and duties of the Texas Motor Vehicle

HB 3259            Bosse
Relating to the authority of the Texas Turnpike Authority Division
of the Texas Department of Transportation to manage its affairs,
clarify certain statutory provisions, and eliminate inconsistencies
within the affected provisions.

HB 3328            Gallego
Relating to speed limits on highways of this state.

HB 3402            Hardcastle
Relating to the development of airports.

HB 3588            Alexander
Relating to the use of competitive bidding by an airport governed
jointly by two municipalities.

HB 3684            Flores
Relating to gates on third-class neighborhood roads.

HB 3717            Alexander
Relating to the transfer of the Motor Vehicle Board, together with
its functions and duties, from the Texas Department of
Transportation to the status of independent agency.

HB 3673            Goolsby
Relating to the requirement that the registration receipt for a
motor vehicle be carried in the vehicle when operated on a public
highway or in a public place in this state; providing a penalty.