COMMITTEE:    Transportation 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 

PLACE:        E1.016 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Robert Nichols 



To consider the following:


SB 693        Garcia
Relating to three-point seat belts on buses that transport schoolchildren.

SB 1037       Perry
Relating to the designation of the structure on State Highway 6 in Eastland County adjacent to Lake Cisco connecting the north and south banks of Sandy Creek as the Bedford-Carmichael Bridge.

SB 1062       Perry
Relating to documentation for the transfer of a motor vehicle title.

SB 1129       Hinojosa
Relating to franchises granted by navigation districts.

SB 1131       Hinojosa
Relating to the powers and duties of a designated officer of a navigation district.

SB 1133       Hinojosa
Relating to the exemption from taxes and special assessments of property of a navigation district.

SB 1384       Perry                  
Relating to the designation of certain legislation on contract carriers as the Justin Little Act.

SB 1386       Taylor, Van | et al.   
Relating to the use of habitual toll violator remedies by certain toll project entities.

SB 1643       Watson                 
Relating to electronic toll collection customer account information.

SB 1654       Watson                 
Relating to the electronic transmission of a notice of toll nonpayment by the Texas Department of Transportation.

SB 1732       Birdwell               
Relating to the designation of the portion of Interstate Highway 35W in Johnson County as the Clifton Taylor Memorial Highway.

SB 1940       Hughes                 
Relating to the designation of a portion of U.S. Highway 271 as the Veterans Memorial Highway.

SB 1944       Hughes                 
Relating to the issuance of specialty plates to honor recipients of the Distinguished Flying Cross medal with Valor.

SCR 42        Garcia                 
Directing the Texas Department of Transportation to adopt a Vision Zero strategy to reduce traffic fatalities and injuries.

At the Chair's discretion, the Committee may also consider any pending business.


Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes per person.




Bills added after last posting:

SB 1133


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