COMMITTEE:   Transportation 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Thursday, April 20, 2017 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Geanie W. Morrison 


HB 277        Gonzales, Larry
Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 79 as the Officer Chris Kelley Memorial Highway.

HB 732        Bohac
Relating to the content of photographic traffic monitoring system signs.

HB 911        Romero, Jr.
Relating to a study by the Texas Department of Transportation on the use of municipal impact fees for roadway facilities.

HB 917        Schubert
Relating to the designation of a portion of State Highway 95 in Lavaca County as the Sergeant David M. Furrh Memorial Highway.

HB 918        Schubert
Relating to the designation of a portion of Alternate United States Highway 90 in Lavaca County as the Sheriff Ronnie Dodds Memorial Highway.

HB 1256       Kacal
Relating to the issuance of Blessed are the Peacemakers specialty license plates.

HB 1302       Anderson, Rodney
Relating to the prosecution of certain offenses involving the operation of an overweight vehicle.

HB 1312       Sanford | et al.
Relating to the number of emissions inspections performed by certain vehicle inspection stations.

HB 1372       Koop | et al.
Relating to information included in the curriculum of each driver education course and driving safety course.

HB 1656       Israel | et al.
Relating to the operation of a public transit motor bus by certain mass transit entities on an improved shoulder.

HB 1764       Israel
Relating to computation of certain performance indicators by metropolitan rapid transit authorities.

HB 2276       Martinez, "Mando"
Relating to an increase in the fee for permits issued for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles carrying cargo in Hidalgo County.

HB 2433       Pickett
Relating to the registration of certain trailers; changing a fee.

HB 2461       Pickett
Relating to vehicle registration.

HB 2462       Pickett
Relating to the titling of motor vehicles; creating a criminal offense and authorizing fees.

HB 2557       Miller | et al.
Relating to the development of certain local government transportation infrastructure projects.

HB 2700       Hunter
Relating to the issuance of childhood cancer awareness license plates.

HB 2862       King, Ken
Relating to the operation of vehicles transporting fluid milk; authorizing a fee.

HB 2853       Cortez
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for classroom teachers and retired classroom teachers.

HB 2963       Pickett | et al.
Relating to off-site sales by a dealer for antique or special interest vehicles that have been subject to a retail sale.

HB 3087       Morrison, Geanie W.
Relating to the definitions of highway maintenance and service vehicles for purposes of certain provisions governing vehicle equipment.

HB 3061       Guillen
Relating to operating a motor vehicle while another person is occupying the trunk; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3238       Nevárez | et al.
Relating to the regulation of unmanned aircrafts by political subdivisions.

HB 3252       Thompson, Senfronia
Relating to the use of public-private partnerships by certain transportation authorities.

HB 3254       Phillips
Relating to the regulation of a motor carrier and the enforcement of motor carrier regulations; authorizing the imposition of a fee.

HB 3255       Phillips
Relating to motor vehicle size and weight limitations, including the enforcement of those limitations; creating a criminal offense.

HB 3272       Wray
Relating to the suspension, revocation, or cancellation of a driver's license or personal identification certificate and to certain conduct constituting contempt of court that may result in the suspension or denial of a driver's license.

HB 3499       Wray
Relating to sending notice of proposed contracts for highway projects by e-mail.

HB 3583       Kuempel
Relating to operators of motor vehicles who use temporary disabled parking placards.

HB 3654       Wray
Relating to the definition of road machinery for purposes of certain provisions governing vehicle equipment.

HB 3689       Pickett
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles over real property, including the transfer of specific property from the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 3995       Simmons
Relating to the elimination of regular mandatory vehicle safety inspections.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 1656

HB 2862

HB 3689

HB 3995


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