COMMITTEE:    Transportation
SUBCOMMITTEE: High Speed Rail 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Tuesday, April 16, 2019 

PLACE:       E1.026 
CHAIR:       Rep. John Raney 


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HB 709         Wray | et al.           
Relating to the use of private activity bonds to finance high-speed rail service.

HB 1055        Wray                   
Relating to the elevation of high-speed rail tracks in certain counties.

HB 1234        Bell, Cecil            
Relating to the filing of a bond by a private high-speed rail operator with the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 1242        Ashby | et al.          
Relating to authorization to enter onto property to survey for a proposed high-speed rail facility.

HB 1368        Harris | et al.         
Relating to option contracts to acquire real property for high-speed rail projects.

HB 1369        Harris | et al.         
Relating to the purchase of necessary real property for the construction of a high-speed rail project.

HB 1986        Leman                  
Relating to the compatibility of a high-speed rail facility with multiple types of train technology.

HB 1988        Leman                  
Relating to the elevation of high-speed rail tracks.

HB 1989        Leman                  
Relating to requiring commissioners court approval of a proposed county road alteration for high-speed rail construction.

HB 2605        Toth                   
Relating to restrictions on certain state agency actions relating to high-speed rail projects.

HB 2716        Leman                  
Relating to authorization for a private entity to enter onto property to survey for a proposed high-speed rail project.



Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 1235


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