COMMITTEE:   Transportation 

TIME & DATE: 8:00 AM, Tuesday, March 26, 2013 

PLACE:       E2.012 
CHAIR:       Rep. Larry Phillips 


The Committee will meet to consider pending business and:


HB 1054       Lavender | et al.      
Relating to a prohibition on converting a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project.

HB 1294       Price                  
Relating to the dismissal of a charge for the offense of failing to secure a child in a child passenger safety seat system.

HB 1545       Allen                  
Relating to the eligibility of persons with disabilities to use certain public transportation services.

HB 1573       McClendon              
Relating to authorizing an optional county fee on vehicle registration in certain counties.

HB 1678       Frullo                 
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for surviving spouses of disabled veterans of the United States armed forces.

HB 1878       McClendon              
Relating to the allocation of certain revenue to the Texas rail relocation and improvement fund.

HB 1879       McClendon              
Relating to funds dedicated to the Texas rail relocation and improvement fund.

HB 1880       McClendon              
Relating to funds dedicated to the Texas rail relocation and improvement fund.

HB 1881       McClendon              
Relating to funds dedicated to the Texas rail relocation and improvement fund.

HB 1985       McClendon              
Relating to the use of the state highway fund for rail relocation and improvement.

HB 2132       Kolkhorst              
Relating to the certification and regulation of escort flag vehicle pilots; authorizing fees.

HB 2204       Pickett                
Relating to the authority of the Texas Transportation Commission to establish variable speed limits.

HB 2293       Kuempel                
Relating to the use of certain types of steel slag in road construction by the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 2304       Rodriguez, Eddie       
Relating to the certification of sheriffs and deputy sheriffs to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain counties.

HB 2330       Gooden                 
Relating to regulation of traffic in a conservation and reclamation district by a commissioners court.

HB 2339       Parker                 
Relating to management of a coordinated county transportation authority.

HB 2356       White                  
Relating to the designation of a portion of Recreational Road 255 in Jasper County as Sam Rayburn Parkway.

HB 2536       Geren                  
Relating to the composition of certain regional transportation authority subregional boards.

HB 2685       Deshotel               
Relating to projects for which a transportation reinvestment zone may be created.

HB 2743       Phillips               
Relating to the powers and jurisdiction of a regional mobility authority.

HB 2875       Harper-Brown | et al.  
Relating to the motor vehicle inspection program; creating an offense; amending the amount of certain fees.

HB 3031       Fletcher               
Relating to fare enforcement officers in certain transit authorities.

HB 3048       Phillips               
Relating to remedies for nonpayment of tolls for the use of certain toll projects; authorizing a fee and certain investigative and court costs; creating an offense.

HB 3273       Simmons                
Relating to regulation of traffic on certain roads by counties.

HB 3304       Geren                  
Relating to registration of a motor vehicle alleged to have been involved in a violation detected by a photographic traffic signal enforcement system.

HB 3391       Phillips               
Relating to comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional mobility authority.



Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 777

HB 2741


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