COMMITTEE:    Transportation 

TIME & DATE:  10:30 AM or upon final adjourn./recess or bill referral if permission granted
Wednesday, April 26, 2023 

PLACE:        E2.036 
CHAIR:        Rep. Terry Canales 


*Public testimony may be limited to two (2) minutes.*


If you intend to testify, please register using the electronic witness affirmation form, which will be available at any registration kiosk located throughout the Capitol Extension. Witness registration will open approximately two (2) hours prior to the start of the hearing.


Witness registration must be completed prior to testifying.


HB 575         Leo-Wilson | et al.                       
Relating to the cessation of tolls on segments of State Highway 99 located in certain counties.

HB 1787        Thompson, Ed                              
Relating to the method used to select engineers and general contractors for certain state highway construction projects.

HB 1933        Lujan                                     
Relating to the process for rescinding or canceling a dealer's sale of a used motor vehicle.

HB 2717        Hernandez                                 
Relating to the maximum length of a train.

HB 2991        Harrison | et al.                         
Relating to toll collection and enforcement by toll project entities; authorizing an administrative fee; imposing a civil penalty.

HB 2999        Goldman                                   
Relating to the enforcement of county traffic rules in certain private subdivisions.

HB 3284        Lujan | et al.                            
Relating to weight limitations for certain natural gas or electric vehicles.

HB 3412        Lujan                                     
Relating to the release of a motor vehicle title to a dealer after the discharge of a lien.

HB 3558        Perez                                     
Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle at an intersection with a stop sign.

HB 3662        Davis                                     
Relating to railroad crew size requirements; imposing a civil penalty.

HB 3934        Lozano                                    
Relating to the operation of vehicles transporting iron or steel products; authorizing a fee.

HB 4127        Raney                                     
Relating to the initial registration and inspection period for certain rental vehicles; authorizing fees.

HB 4386        Allen                                     
Relating to certain improvements of the state highway system in certain census tracts.

HB 4543        Kacal                                     
Relating to an exception to the titling requirement for certain motor vehicles; creating a criminal offense.

HB 4679        Perez | et al.                            
Relating to a highway toll exemption for public school buses.

HB 4846        Davis                                     
Relating to transportation planning by metropolitan planning organizations.

HB 5151        Martinez                                  
Relating to the regulation of certain contract carriers and subcontractors of contract carriers.

HB 5184        Romero, Jr.                               
Relating to the contracts of certain regional transportation authorities that are required to be competitively bid.

HB 5319        Manuel                                    
Relating to the compensation of commissioners of the Port of Beaumont Navigation District of Jefferson County, Texas.

HB 5328        Hunter                                    
Relating to the authority of the Aransas County Navigation District to enter into certain leases.

HB 5336        Vasut | et al.                            
Relating to the powers and duties of Port Freeport; limiting the authority of certain municipalities to regulate land use by Port Freeport; and the creation of a reinvestment zone containing property owned by Port Freeport.

HB 3787        Thompson, Senfronia           Posting Rule Suspended
Relating to an agreement with a private entity for dynamic message signs used in certain statewide alert systems.

HB 4255        Gerdes                         Posting Rule Suspended
Relating to term limits for certain contracts regarding airports and associated air navigation facilities operated by or on behalf of a local government.

HB 4483        Lozano                         Posting Rule Suspended
Relating to the Port of Corpus Christi Authority of Nueces County, Texas.

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Texas residents who wish to electronically submit comments related to agenda items on this notice without testifying in person can do so until the hearing is adjourned by visiting: https://comments.house.texas.gov/home?c=c470




Bills added after last posting:

HB 4483


Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 4424


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of this notice.


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