COMMITTEE:    Transportation 

TIME & DATE:  2:00 PM or upon final adjourn./recess or bill referral if permission granted
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 

PLACE:       E2.030 
CHAIR:       Rep. Terry Canales 


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HB 148         White                  
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates to honor Polish Americans in Texas.

HB 487         Deshotel               
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for justices of the peace.

HB 585         Geren                  
Relating to the issuance of F-35 fighter jet specialty license plates.

HB 633         Buckley | et al.        
Relating to the allocation of money associated with delays of transportation projects.

HB 737         Cortez                 
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for classroom teachers and retired classroom teachers; imposing a fee.

HB 806         King, Ken | et al.      
Relating to the issuance of specialty license plates for justices of the peace.

HB 1130        Hinojosa               
Relating to the issuance of Register to Vote specialty license plates.

HB 1226        Lang | et al.           
Relating to highway maintenance vehicles.

HB 1493        Krause                 
Relating to weight limitations for over-the-road buses.

HB 1541        Paddie                 
Relating to the continuation and functions of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and to the operations of certain other entities performing functions associated with the department.

HB 1644        Martinez               
Relating to Texas Department of Transportation and regional mobility authority comprehensive development agreements.

HB 1928        Herrero                
Relating to the administration, powers, and duties of certain navigation districts.

HB 2290        Buckley                
Relating to the placement of a slow-moving-vehicle emblem.

HB 2549        Oliverson              
Relating to the authority of a county to provide tolling services for another toll project entity.

HB 2578        Thompson, Ed            
Relating to toll collection and enforcement by private participants in comprehensive development agreements with the Texas Department of Transportation.

HB 2620        Martinez               
Relating to the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles, including the enforcement of motor vehicle size and weight limitations; creating a criminal offense.

HB 2705        Capriglione | et al.    
Relating to the use of job order contracts method by certain joint airport boards.

HB 2752        Martinez               
Relating to job order contracting.

HB 2863        Landgraf               
Relating to the applicability of competitive bidding requirements to expenditures for certain municipal utility facility relocations.

HB 3161        Bailes | et al.         
Relating to the operation of a vehicle transporting equipment used to load timber.

HB 3163        Springer               
Relating to parking for persons with disabilities.

HB 3394        Johnson, Jarvis         
Relating to the issuance of sickle cell disease awareness specialty license plates.

HB 3460        Thompson, Ed            
Relating to the route designation for the issuance of a permit for the movement of oversize and overweight vehicles in certain counties.

HB 3469        Wilson                 
Relating to fees charged for the operation of certain commercial motor vehicles on public highways; authorizing a fee.

HB 3473        Perez                  
Relating to the fee for a permit authorizing the movement of certain vehicles transporting an intermodal shipping container.

HB 3510        VanDeaver              
Relating to the intermodal shipping container permit in north Texas.

HB 3558        Farrar                 
Relating to capturing images of the illegal passing of a stationary tow truck.

HB 3760        Guillen                
Relating to the disposition of surplus vehicles by a governmental agency.

HB 3850        Deshotel               
Relating to the funding of certain ship channel improvements.

HB 3871        Krause                 
Relating to the process for establishing speed limits on roads near certain schools.

HB 3935        Bell, Cecil            
Relating to the certification of constables and deputy constables to enforce commercial motor vehicle safety standards.

HB 3953        Murr                   
Relating to motor vehicle operation and accidents.

HB 4070        Oliverson              
Relating to the prosecution of the criminal offense of passing a school bus; increasing a criminal penalty.

HB 4140        Murr                   
Relating to license plate flippers.

HB 4280        Morrison               
Relating to funding for counties for transportation infrastructure projects located in areas of the state affected by increased oil and gas production.

HB 4436        Canales | et al.        
Relating to the board of pilot commissioners for Harris County ports.

HB 4445        Canales | et al.        
Relating to the safe and efficient provision of pilot services by the Board of Pilot Commissioners for Harris County Ports.

HB 4475        Ortega                 
Relating to the ability of a governmental entity to contract for the development and operation of a transportation project.

HB 4666        Deshotel               
Relating to the modernization of the law governing the Port of Beaumont Navigation District of Jefferson County, Texas.

HB 4695        Deshotel               
Relating to the administration of the Port of Port Arthur Navigation District of Jefferson County, including the authority to impose taxes.

HB 4727        Bonnen, Greg
Relating to the designation of the portion of State Highway 35 in Matagorda County as the D. R. "Tom" Uher Memorial Highway.


Notice of this meeting was announced from the house floor.




Bills added after last posting:

HB 4727


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