Wednesday, February 26, 2020

10:00 AM

Capitol Extension, Room E1.016




Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with Senate Rule 11.10 and 11.18, a public hearing of the Senate Committee on Transportation was held on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, in the Capitol Extension, Room E1.016, at Austin, Texas.







Senator Robert Nichols, Chair


Senator Royce West

Senator Kelly Hancock, Vice Chair



Senator Carol Alvarado



Senator Juan Hinojosa



Senator Lois Kolkhorst



Senator Charles Perry



Senator José Rodríguez



Senator Charles Schwertner






The chair called the meeting to order at 10:00 AM. There being a quorum present, the following business was transacted:


 The Committee heard invited testimony on the following Interim Charges: 

-SB 1915, relating to the board of pilot commissioners for Harris County ports; and

-SB 2223, as it relates to two-way directional routes.


All witnesses are shown on the attached list.

There being no further business, at 12:16 PM Senator Nichols moved that the Committee stand recessed subject to the call of the chair. Without objection, it was so ordered.




Senator Robert Nichols, Chair




Amy Jeter, Clerk