H.B. No. 1262
  relating to the extended registration of certain vehicles not
  subject to inspection.
         SECTION 1.  Subchapter A, Chapter 502, Transportation Code,
  is amended by adding Section 502.0024 to read as follows:
  NOT SUBJECT TO INSPECTION. (a) Notwithstanding Section
  502.044(c), the department shall develop and implement a system of
  registration to allow an owner of a vehicle described by Section
  548.052(3) other than a mobile home to register the vehicle for an
  extended registration period of not more than five years. The owner
  may select the number of years for registration under this section
  within that range and register the vehicle for that period. Payment
  for all applicable fees, including any optional fee imposed under
  Subchapter H and other registration fees and the fee required by
  Section 548.510, for the entire registration period selected is due
  at the time of registration.
         (b)  The fee required by Section 548.510 shall be remitted to
  the comptroller for deposit in the Texas mobility fund, the general
  revenue fund, and the clean air account in amounts proportionate to
  the allocation prescribed by Subsection (b) of that section.
         (c)  The fees imposed under Subchapter H shall be collected
  and remitted as prescribed by that subchapter.
         SECTION 2.  Not later than February 1, 2020, the Texas
  Department of Motor Vehicles shall adopt the system required by
  Section 502.0024, Transportation Code, as added by this Act, and
  any rules necessary to implement that section.
         SECTION 3.  This Act takes effect immediately if it receives
  a vote of two-thirds of all the members elected to each house, as
  provided by Section 39, Article III, Texas Constitution. If this
  Act does not receive the vote necessary for immediate effect, this
  Act takes effect September 1, 2019.
  ______________________________ ______________________________
     President of the Senate Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.B. No. 1262 was passed by the House on April
  25, 2019, by the following vote:  Yeas 132, Nays 1, 1 present, not
  voting; and that the House concurred in Senate amendments to H.B.
  No. 1262 on May 22, 2019, by the following vote:  Yeas 144, Nays 0,
  1 present, not voting.
  Chief Clerk of the House   
         I certify that H.B. No. 1262 was passed by the Senate, with
  amendments, on May 15, 2019, by the following vote:  Yeas 31, Nays
  Secretary of the Senate   
  APPROVED: __________________