By Turner                                              S.B. No. 318
       74R2695 DRH-D
                                 A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
    1-1                                AN ACT
    1-2  relating to designation of United States Highway 290 in Lee County
    1-3  as the Henry G. "Bud" Lehman Highway.
    1-5        SECTION 1.  United States Highway 290 in Lee County is
    1-6  designated as the Henry G. "Bud" Lehman Highway.
    1-7        SECTION 2.  (a)  The Texas Department of Transportation shall
    1-8  design and construct markers to be placed along United States
    1-9  Highway 290 in Lee County indicating its designation as the Henry
   1-10  G. "Bud" Lehman Highway.
   1-11        (b)  The markers shall include the highway number and any
   1-12  other information that the department determines is appropriate.
   1-13        (c)  Markers shall be erected at each point along the highway
   1-14  at which the highway enters Lee County and at intermediate sites
   1-15  that the department determines are appropriate.
   1-16        (d)  The department is responsible for repair and replacement
   1-17  of the markers and for maintenance of the grounds surrounding each
   1-18  marker.
   1-19        (e)  The department may accept grants and donations from
   1-20  individuals and other entities to assist in financing the
   1-21  construction and maintenance of the markers.
   1-22        SECTION 3.  The importance of this legislation and the
   1-23  crowded condition of the calendars in both houses create an
   1-24  emergency and an imperative public necessity that the
    2-1  constitutional rule requiring bills to be read on three several
    2-2  days in each house be suspended, and this rule is hereby suspended,
    2-3  and that this Act take effect and be in force from and after its
    2-4  passage, and it is so enacted.