COMMITTEE:    Transportation 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Wednesday, April 26, 2017 

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



To consider the following:


HB 409        Springer                SP: Estes
Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 1810 in Jack County as the Luther G. Prunty Memorial Highway.

HB 947        Thompson, Ed | et al.   SP: Taylor, Larry
Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 1462 in Brazoria County as the Lieutenant Colonel Roy Lin Tisdale Memorial Highway.

HB 1434       Simmons | et al.        SP: Nelson
Relating to displaying certain informational materials and videos in driver's license offices.

HB 1483       Landgraf                SP: Seliger
Relating to the designation of State Highway 191 in Ector County as the Chris Kyle Memorial Highway.

SB 637        Huffines               
Relating to state audits of a regional mobility authority that receives a grant or loan from the Texas Department of Transportation.

SB 812        Kolkhorst              
Relating to repayment of money contributed by the Texas Department of Transportation or the Texas Transportation Commission for toll projects.

SB 1351       Watson
Relating to allowing the placement and maintenance of traffic-control signals in municipalities to permit emergency vehicles to safely enter a highway.

SB 1437       Schwertner
Relating to payment for the use of a highway toll project.

SB 1621       Uresti                 
Relating to Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and county tax assessor-collector vehicle titling and registration duties and fees associated with those duties.

SB 1834       Buckingham             
Relating to the allocation of revenue from certain penalties for transportation project delays.

SB 2103       Garcia                 
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities to alter prima facie speed limits.

SB 2137       Lucio                  
Relating to a fee associated with a required inspection of a motor vehicle for certain title transfers; authorizing a fee.

SB 2138       Lucio
Relating to the establishment of a pilot program for the issuance of digital driver's licenses.

SB 2139       Lucio                  
Relating to the creation of regional transit authorities; granting the power of eminent domain; providing authority to issue bonds and charge fees; creating a criminal offense.

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 2138


** See Committee Coordinator for previous versions of the schedule **