COMMITTEE:    Transportation 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Wednesday, May 17, 2017 

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



To consider the following:


HB 812        Wu | et al.             SP: Garcia
Relating to standing in a roadway; amending provisions subject to a criminal penalty.

HB 1162       Guillen                 SP: Zaffirini
Relating to the designation of a portion of Farm-to-Market Road 649 as the State Trooper David Lee Nevarez Memorial Highway.

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

HB 1317       King, Ken               SP: Seliger
Relating to the designation of U.S. Highway 287 in Claude as the Charles H. Roan Memorial Highway.

HB 1355       Wray                    SP: Birdwell
Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain municipalities.

HB 1570       Burns                   SP: Birdwell
Relating to the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain municipalities.

HB 1693       Dean | et al.           SP: Perry
Relating to documentation for a motor vehicle title.

HB 1764       Israel                  SP: Watson
Relating to the operation of metropolitan rapid transit authorities.

HB 1986       Martinez, "Mando" | et al.   SP: 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.

HB 2068       Phillips | et al.       SP: Miles
Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program and the amount and allocation of state traffic fine funds; authorizing and increasing criminal fines.

HB 2319       Paddie | et al.         SP: Creighton
Relating to weight limitations for natural gas motor vehicles.

HB 2557       Miller | et al.         SP: Kolkhorst
Relating to the development of certain local government transportation infrastructure projects; authorizing the issuance of bonds.

HB 2610       Guillen                 SP: Lucio
Relating to the term for a lease of land owned by certain navigation districts.

HB 2646       Martinez, "Mando" | et al.   SP: Hinojosa
Relating to real property acquired by advance acquisition for a transportation facility.

HB 2663       Pickett | et al.        SP: Hinojosa
Relating to exempting certain persons from a fee for replacement registration insignia and license plates.

HB 2774       Phelan                  SP: Rodríguez
Relating to the installation of unsafe motor vehicle tires; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2993       Phillips                SP: Garcia
Relating to the public transportation advisory committee.

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

HB 3272       Wray                    SP: Rodríguez
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 3359       Cosper                  SP: Rodríguez
Relating to displaying certain informational materials and videos in driver's license offices.

SB 1939       Hughes                 
Relating to the movement of vehicles transporting sealed ocean cargo shipping containers; authorizing a fee.

SB 2294       Lucio                  
Relating to the use of regional mobility authority toll projects by public school buses.

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:

HB 1693

HB 2319

HB 2557

HB 3087


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