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HB 141 85-0 (2017) Author: Raymond, Richard Peña | et. al. Relating to prohibiting the operation of State Highway 255 as a toll project. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 303 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al. Relating to repayment of money contributed by the Texas Department of Transportation or the Texas Transportation Commission for toll projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 416 85-0 (2017) Author: White, James | et. al. Relating to a program to facilitate, through the issuance and use of electronic toll collection transponders, free or discounted toll project use available to certain military personnel. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 720 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to highway toll payment plans and partial payments. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 766 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the sunset review of regional tollway authorities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 772 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to a limitation on the amount of tolls and other charges that may be imposed by toll project entities for the use of toll projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 851 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to disclosure of financial studies and reports associated with a toll project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 964 85-0 (2017) Author: Springer, Drew | et. al. Relating to a minimum balance prerequisite for the collection by mail of unpaid highway tolls and administrative fees. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1276 85-0 (2017) Author: Moody, Joe | et. al. Relating to waiver programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 1282 85-0 (2017) Author: Shaheen, Matt | et. al. Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1309 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to eligibility for and benefits associated with license plates for certain veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 1311 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on converting state highway lanes to tolled or other types of managed lanes. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1518 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff | et. al. Relating to the use of money in the state highway fund for toll projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1903 85-0 (2017) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the use of toll project revenue for air quality projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1929 85-0 (2017) Author: Fallon, Pat Relating to waiver programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 2683 85-0 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al. Relating to the use of regional mobility authority toll projects by public school buses. House: Public Education Placed on General State Calendar
HB 2857 85-0 (2017) Author: Israel, Celia Relating to toll project accommodation of high-occupancy mass transit facilities and vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3017 85-0 (2017) Author: Minjarez, Ina | et. al. Relating to toll collections and the imposition of administrative fees and civil penalties for past-due tolls; eliminating certain criminal offenses. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3184 85-0 (2017) Author: Thompson, Ed Relating to an exemption from payment of tolls for certain vehicles. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3426 85-0 (2017) Author: Laubenberg, Jodie | et. al. Relating to the use of habitual toll violator remedies by certain toll project entities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3550 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to guidelines for and adjustments to highway noise barriers. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3551 85-0 (2017) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the conduct of a live sound study after the completion of certain transportation projects. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3764 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the cessation of tolls on certain toll projects and the disposition of money appropriated for those projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3830 85-0 (2017) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to a toll project entity's analysis of financing alternatives for a toll project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3957 85-0 (2017) Author: Stickland, Jonathan Relating to reimbursement of costs incurred by political subdivisions for emergency services provided on toll projects operated by private entities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 4204 85-0 (2017) Author: Walle, Armando Relating to discount programs provided by toll project entities for surviving spouses of disabled veterans. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Committee report sent to Calendars
HJR 65 85-0 (2017) Author: Leach, Jeff Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the issuance of certain debt and the use of certain revenue for toll roads. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 114 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to Texas Department of Transportation expenditures for toll facility acquisition and construction. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 399 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Leach, Jeff
Relating to nontolled lanes on a highway that has been converted from a nontolled highway to a toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 639 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Relating to the use of money in the state highway fund for toll projects. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 668 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 812 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to repayment of money contributed by the Texas Department of Transportation or the Texas Transportation Commission for toll projects and to a limitation on toll projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
SB 891 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to a prohibition on converting state highway lanes to tolled or other types of managed lanes. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1127 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to nontolled lanes on a highway that has been converted from a nontolled highway to a toll project. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1143 85-0 (2017) Author: Hall, Bob | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on converting high occupancy vehicle highway lanes to tolled lanes. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Referred to Transportation
SB 1386 85-0 (2017) Author: Taylor, Van | et. al.
Sponsor: Laubenberg, Jodie
Relating to the use of habitual toll violator remedies by certain toll project entities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1437 85-0 (2017) Author: Schwertner, Charles | et. al.
Sponsor: Burkett, Cindy
Relating to payment for the use of a highway toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1555 85-0 (2017) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to Texas Department of Transportation consideration of financially independent state highway toll projects. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1643 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to certain disclosures of electronic toll collection customer account information by a toll project entity. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1654 85-0 (2017) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Dale, Tony
Relating to the electronic transmission of a notice of toll nonpayment by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1909 85-0 (2017) Author: Campbell, Donna Relating to the use of money in the state highway fund for toll projects. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 2294 85-0 (2017) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie | et. al. Relating to the use of regional mobility authority toll projects by public school buses. Senate: Transportation Received from the Senate
SJR 35 85-0 (2017) Author: Huffines, Don Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the issuance of certain debt and the use of certain revenue for toll roads. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 60 85-1 (2017) Author: Hinojosa, Gina | et. al. Relating to the use of regional mobility authority toll projects by public school buses. House: Public Education Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 361 85-1 (2017) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the construction of transportation projects by certain regional mobility authorities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 565 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to powers of private toll project entities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 572 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to the sunset review of regional tollway authorities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 594 84-0 (2015) Author: Israel, Celia | et. al. Relating to toll rates for certain vehicles traveling on State Highway 130. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 650 84-0 (2015) Author: Isaac, Jason Relating to waiver programs for veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 790 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al.
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to a study on the implementation and effectiveness of sound mitigation measures on certain highways. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 894 84-0 (2015) Author: Miller, Rick Relating to waiver programs for veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 1004 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Yvonne Relating to the exercise of eminent domain by certain toll road corporations. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1056 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodriguez, Justin Relating to discount programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Referred to Defense & Veterans' Affairs
HB 1350 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to a limitation on the amount of tolls and other charges that may be imposed by toll project entities for the use of toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1394 84-0 (2015) Author: Burns, DeWayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the composition, governance, and authority of a regional tollway authority that has or proposes to have projects located in counties that are not part of the authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 1734 84-0 (2015) Author: Shaheen, Matt Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. House: Transportation Referred directly to s/c on Long-term Infrastructure Planning by chair
HB 1833 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José
Relating to agreements of certain counties to acquire, construct, maintain, or operate a toll bridge. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 1834 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the operation of toll projects. House: Transportation Referred directly to s/c on Long-term Infrastructure Planning by chair
HB 1835 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on converting certain segments or lanes of a state highway to toll projects or managed lanes. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1837 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to approval of the study of, design for, and construction of a proposed toll project by the commissioners court of the county in which the toll project is to be located. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 1838 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott | et. al. Relating to the provision of a plan regarding the elimination of toll roads. House: Transportation Referred directly to s/c on Long-term Infrastructure Planning by chair
HB 2273 84-0 (2015) Author: Turner, Chris Relating to a contract or other agreement between certain governmental entities and a credit services organization or credit access business. House: General Investigating & Ethics Left pending in committee
HB 2427 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to a franchise tax credit for taxable entities that pay tolls and other charges for use of a toll road. House: Ways & Means Referred to Ways & Means
HB 2549 84-0 (2015) Author: Davis, Yvonne
Sponsor: Hancock, Kelly
Relating to the authority and operation of regional tollway authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2611 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to repayment of money contributed by the Texas Department of Transportation or the Texas Transportation Commission for toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2612 84-0 (2015) Author: Pickett, Joseph | et. al.
Sponsor: Hall, Bob | et. al.
Relating to a report to the legislature regarding the elimination of toll roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
HB 2619 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to the exercise of eminent domain by a toll project entity. House: Transportation Withdrawn from schedule
HB 2620 84-0 (2015) Author: Burkett, Cindy Relating to disclosure of financial studies and reports associated with a toll project. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3108 84-0 (2015) Author: Dale, Tony Relating to the collection of unpaid tolls. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3306 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to a motor vehicle sales tax credit or refund in an amount equal to certain tolls paid by the purchaser of a motor vehicle. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 3673 84-0 (2015) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to land use requirements for certain toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3674 84-0 (2015) Author: Anchia, Rafael Relating to the provision of financial assistance by the Texas Department of Transportation to other toll project entities. House: Transportation Left pending in subcommittee
HB 3725 84-0 (2015) Author: Sanford, Scott Relating to the operation of toll projects. House: Transportation Referred directly to s/c on Long-term Infrastructure Planning by chair
SB 57 84-0 (2015) Author: Nelson, Jane
Sponsor: Simmons, Ron
Relating to information collected by a regional tollway authority, regional mobility authority, regional transportation authority, metropolitan rapid transit authority, or coordinated county transportation authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 270 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al. Relating to toll rates for certain vehicles traveling on State Highway 130. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 444 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob | et. al.
Sponsor: Davis, Yvonne
Relating to the exercise of eminent domain by certain toll road corporations. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SB 485 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 557 84-0 (2015) Author: Birdwell, Brian Relating to the composition, governance, and authority of a regional tollway authority that has or proposes to have projects located in counties that are not part of the authority. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 629 84-0 (2015) Author: Rodríguez, José Relating to agreements of certain counties to acquire, construct, maintain, or operate a toll bridge. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 937 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to nontolled lanes on a highway that has been converted from a nontolled highway to a toll project. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 938 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the exercise of eminent domain by a toll project entity. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 939 84-0 (2015) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to disclosure of financial studies and reports associated with a toll project. Senate: Transportation Co-author authorized
SB 1046 84-0 (2015) Author: Hall, Bob Relating to disclosure of financial studies and reports associated with a toll project. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1182 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don | et. al. Relating to the use of money in the state highway fund for toll projects. Senate: Transportation Co-author authorized
SB 1238 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to a prohibition on converting certain segments or lanes of a state highway to toll projects or managed lanes. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1240 84-0 (2015) Author: Taylor, Van Relating to the provision of a plan regarding the elimination of toll roads. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1467 84-0 (2015) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Gonzales, Larry
Relating to authorizing the collection of a service charge on certain electronic toll collection customer account payments. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective on 9/1/15
SB 1729 84-0 (2015) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to programs for imposing or increasing a toll on and increasing the vehicle registration fee for a commercial motor vehicle. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1850 84-0 (2015) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to a sales tax exemption for the rental of equipment used in the construction or improvement of a road or highway for a governmental entity. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SJR 43 84-0 (2015) Author: Huffines, Don | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the issuance of certain debt and the use of certain revenue for toll roads. Senate: Transportation Co-author authorized
HB 341 83-0 (2013) Author: Pitts, Jim
Sponsor: Nichols, Robert
Relating to the exclusion of certain mineral interests from the property interests that may be condemned by a regional tollway authority. House: Land & Resource Management
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
HB 562 83-0 (2013) Author: Gonzalez, Naomi Relating to the suspension of toll collection during a declared state of disaster; suspending tolls. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1054 83-0 (2013) Author: Lavender, George | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on converting a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1123 83-0 (2013) Author: Herrero, Abel
Sponsor: Rodríguez, José | et. al.
Relating to discount programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/13
HB 2247 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the agreements, costs, revenues, and finances of regional toll way authorities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2585 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al.
Sponsor: Paxton, Ken
Relating to the reimbursement of utilities for relocation of utility facilities following improvement or construction of certain tolled highways. House: Transportation
Senate: Business & Commerce
Effective immediately
HB 2815 83-0 (2013) Author: Burkett, Cindy | et. al. Relating to noise abatement procedures on certain turnpikes. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2870 83-0 (2013) Author: Capriglione, Giovanni | et. al. Relating to confidentiality of information related to toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2921 83-0 (2013) Author: Orr, Rob
Sponsor: Birdwell, Brian
Relating to the composition and governance of a regional tollway authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
No action taken in committee
HB 3048 83-0 (2013) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to remedies for nonpayment of tolls for the use of toll projects; authorizing a fee; creating an offense. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3343 83-0 (2013) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3363 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill | et. al. Relating to the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Transportation Commission to fund state highways, publicly owned toll roads, and other publicly owned transportation projects. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3645 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the relocation of a facility of a municipally owned utility required by the improvement of a turnpike or toll project of the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3649 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to approval required for modifications to certain toll projects and related contracts. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3650 83-0 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to enter into availability payment agreements for the design, development, financing, construction, maintenance, or operation of a highway project. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 3665 83-0 (2013) Author: Darby, Drew | et. al. Relating to the financing of transportation projects; authorizing fees. House: Appropriations - S/C on Budget Transparency and Reform No action taken in committee
HB 3753 83-0 (2013) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to the intersection of a free road and a toll road. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HJR 139 83-0 (2013) Author: Callegari, Bill Proposing a constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of general obligation bonds by the Texas Transportation Commission to provide funding for state highways, publicly owned toll roads, and other publicly owned transportation projects. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
SB 1018 83-0 (2013) Author: Carona, John Relating to the agreements, costs, revenues, and finances of regional tollway authorities; authorizing taxes, fees, and assessments. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
No action taken in committee
SB 1029 83-0 (2013) Author: Campbell, Donna | et. al.
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1253 83-0 (2013) Author: Zaffirini, Judith | et. al. Relating to the relationship between Texas Department of Transportation toll projects and adjoining nontolled roads. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Left pending in committee
SB 1327 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to the reimbursement of utilities for relocation of utility facilities following improvement or construction of certain tolled highways. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 1329 83-0 (2013) Author: Paxton, Ken Relating to remedies for nonpayment of regional tollway authority tolls. Senate: Transportation Left pending in committee
SB 1632 83-0 (2013) Author: Hinojosa, Juan Relating to the financing of transportation projects; authorizing fees. Senate: Transportation Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 1792 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk | et. al.
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to remedies for nonpayment of tolls for the use of toll projects; authorizing a fee; creating an offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation
Effective immediately
SB 1793 83-0 (2013) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to remedies for nonpayment of tolls of Texas Department of Transportation toll projects; authorizing a fee and certain investigative and court costs. Senate: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 28 83-1 (2013) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to enter into availability payment agreements for the design, development, financing, construction, maintenance, or operation of a highway project. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 634 82-0 (2011) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Watson, Kirk
Relating to toll project information provided by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
HB 1201 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to repeal of authority for the establishment and operation of the Trans-Texas Corridor. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 1274 82-0 (2011) Author: Peña, Aaron | et. al.
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to an exemption from the payment of a toll for unmarked military vehicles conducting or training for emergency operations. House: Transportation
Senate: Administration
Effective immediately
HB 1280 82-0 (2011) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to the payment of an examination fee to the attorney general for the legal sufficiency review of a comprehensive development agreement. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1291 82-0 (2011) Author: Hochberg, Scott
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the payment of tolls for highway toll projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
HB 1483 82-0 (2011) Author: Patrick, Diane Relating to the collection of unpaid tolls by a regional tollway authority. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1577 82-0 (2011) Author: Anchia, Rafael | et. al. Relating to the sunset review of regional tollway authorities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1636 82-0 (2011) Author: Paxton, Ken | et. al. Relating to certain financial requirements of certain toll project entities. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2186 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to comprehensive development agreements. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2255 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation and regional mobility authorities to enter into comprehensive development agreements for certain projects. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2894 82-0 (2011) Author: Torres, Raul Relating to discount programs for members of the armed services provided by toll project entities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Withdrawn from schedule
HB 3294 82-0 (2011) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the posting of annual financial information on public Internet websites by certain transportation-related entities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3569 82-0 (2011) Author: Lucio III, Eddie Relating to the review of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. House: Government Efficiency & Reform Referred to Government Efficiency & Reform
HB 3571 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the use of revenue sharing as a means of repayment of Texas Department of Transportation cost participation in a toll facility of a public entity. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3654 82-0 (2011) Author: Otto, John Relating to the review of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. House: Appropriations Referred to Appropriations
HB 3671 82-0 (2011) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the development, financing, construction, and operation of toll projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3700 82-0 (2011) Author: Larson, Lyle Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3789 82-0 (2011) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the development of toll projects through public-private partnerships. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
SB 19 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the development, financing, construction, and operation of certain toll projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 163 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to agreements between a regional tollway authority and a local governmental entity governing the ownership, construction, maintenance, and operation of toll projects. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 246 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Harper-Brown, Linda
Relating to toll collection services provided by a regional tollway authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 343 82-0 (2011) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the administrative fee charged for the collection of an unpaid toll. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security No action taken in committee
SB 363 82-0 (2011) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 469 82-0 (2011) Author: Nelson, Jane | et. al.
Sponsor: Patrick, Diane
Relating to the collection of unpaid tolls by a regional tollway authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/11
SB 565 82-0 (2011) Author: Hegar, Glenn | et. al. Relating to repeal of authority for the establishment and operation of the Trans-Texas Corridor and to the operation of vehicles on certain Texas roadways. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SB 730 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Lavender, George
Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 731 82-0 (2011) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois
Relating to the attorney general's legal sufficiency review of a comprehensive development agreement. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 959 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to toll collection and enforcement. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1144 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1145 82-0 (2011) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to certain comprehensive development agreements of the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1182 82-0 (2011) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to the review of certain documents by the attorney general; imposing certain fees. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1282 82-0 (2011) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to a prohibition on the use of revenue sharing as a means of repayment of Texas Department of Transportation cost participation in a toll facility of a public entity. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1307 82-0 (2011) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Peña, Aaron
Relating to an exemption from the payment of a toll for unmarked military vehicles conducting or training for emergency operations. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
SJR 13 82-0 (2011) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain revenue collected by a public entity from the use of a tolled highway project in this state to be used only for roadways. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 13 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al. Relating to the operation of a state highway or segment of a state highway as a toll project. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 15 81-0 (2009) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the participation of certain metropolitan planning organization policy board members in votes of the board related to certain toll projects. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 575 81-0 (2009) Author: Sheffield, Ralph | et. al. Relating to a prohibition on the disclosure and use of certain information recorded or collected by a transponder used to electronically assess or collect a toll. House: Transportation Returned to Calendars Committee
HB 1086 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the development, construction, and operation of a toll project located in the boundaries of a local toll project entity. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1437 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to toll collection by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1438 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1439 81-0 (2009) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the use of county and municipal bond proceeds for toll projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1449 81-0 (2009) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the construction and expansion of toll projects by private entities in certain areas. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1557 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the authority of certain toll project entities to enter into a comprehensive development agreement. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1561 81-0 (2009) Author: Aycock, Jimmie Relating to discount programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs No action taken in committee
HB 1910 81-0 (2009) Author: Hochberg, Scott Relating to the operation of toll projects. House: Transportation Comm. report sent to Local & Consent Calendar
HB 2142 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the promotion of toll projects by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2334 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to the powers and duties of a regional tollway authority, including the establishment of an administrative adjudication hearing procedure; creating an offense. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2557 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the evaluation of highway or other mobility projects as toll projects by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2610 81-0 (2009) Author: Miller, Doug Relating to the administration of pass-through toll agreements. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2736 81-0 (2009) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois Relating to approval and certification of certain comprehensive development agreements. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2929 81-0 (2009) Author: Smith, Wayne Relating to the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of certain toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2983 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the electronic transmission of motor vehicle rental information in connection with the payment of tolls. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 2990 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the authority and powers of regional mobility authorities. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3016 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to a prohibition against the conversion of a free segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3071 81-0 (2009) Author: Geren, Charlie Relating to benefits for members and veterans of the United States armed forces and the state military forces. House: Defense & Veterans' Affairs Left pending in committee
HB 3097 81-0 (2009) Author: McClendon, Ruth | et. al.
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the creation, organization, governance, duties, and functions of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles, including the transfer of certain duties to the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles and the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, and to the regulation of certain franchised motor vehicle dealers; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
See remarks for effective date
HB 3139 81-0 (2009) Author: Herrero, Abel | et. al.
Sponsor: Van de Putte, Leticia
Relating to discount programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Transportation
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/09
HB 3386 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to construction, acquisition, improvement, operation, and maintenance of toll projects by certain counties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3387 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to a moratorium on tolls by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3620 81-0 (2009) Author: Shelton, Mark Relating to discount programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3673 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the relocation of utilities as a result of the construction or maintenance of a toll project that is the subject of a comprehensive development agreement. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 4080 81-0 (2009) Author: Farrar, Jessica Relating to environmental review of toll projects by certain local toll project entities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 4205 81-0 (2009) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda | et. al. Relating to the promotion of toll projects by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 4432 81-0 (2009) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to certain transit authorities. House: Transportation Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 4514 81-0 (2009) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Transportation to demonstrate that alternatives to toll roads have been considered. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 4520 81-0 (2009) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to administrative fees for nonpayment of a toll. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 17 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of certain toll projects; granting the authority to issue bonds. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 220 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al. Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Left pending in committee
SB 384 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: McClendon, Ruth
Relating to the promotion of toll projects by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 404 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the authority of certain toll project entities to enter into a comprehensive development agreement. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 642 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John Relating to payments by bidders associated with a toll project contract. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 713 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John | et. al.
Sponsor: Sheffield, Ralph
Relating to a prohibition on the disclosure and use of certain information recorded or collected by a transponder used to electronically assess or collect a toll. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 882 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Geren, Charlie
Relating to the powers and duties of a regional tollway authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 883 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to the use of the state highway fund to participate in the costs associated with a toll facility of a public or private entity. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 1233 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the use of certain money received by the Texas Department of Transportation from certain transportation projects or systems. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1234 81-0 (2009) Author: Davis, Wendy Relating to the allocation of the distribution of surplus revenue of a toll project or system. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1239 81-0 (2009) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to discount programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Referred to Veteran Affairs & Military Instal
SB 1353 81-0 (2009) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to contract provisions in comprehensive development agreements. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1392 81-0 (2009) Author: Wentworth, Jeff
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Relating to toll collection and enforcement. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1610 81-0 (2009) Author: Hegar, Glenn Relating to liability of vehicle lessees for unpaid tolls. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 1669 81-0 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the authority and powers of regional mobility authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 2158 81-0 (2009) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the evaluation of highway or other mobility projects as toll projects by the Texas Department of Transportation. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SJR 25 81-0 (2009) Author: Harris, Chris | et. al.
Sponsor: Pickett, Joseph
Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring certain revenue collected by a public entity from the use of a tolled highway project in this state to be used only for transportation projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on Constitutional Amendments Calendar
HB 3 81-1 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of certain toll projects; granting the authority to issue bonds. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 4 81-1 (2009) Author: Pickett, Joseph Relating to the authority of certain transportation entities to enter into a comprehensive development agreement. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 3 81-1 (2009) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the design, development, financing, construction, and operation of certain toll projects; granting the authority to issue bonds. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
HB 549 80-0 (2007) Author: Farrar, Jessica | et. al. Relating to environmental review of toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 570 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David
Sponsor: Carona, John
Relating to the use of motor vehicle registration or license plate information collected by a toll project entity. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 719 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David Relating to the operation of a state highway or segment of a state highway as a toll project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 937 80-0 (2007) Author: Martinez, Armando | et. al. Relating to the definition of certain authorized emergency vehicles and to an exemption from the payment of a toll for those vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 998 80-0 (2007) Author: Coleman, Garnet Relating to a moratorium on tolls by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 1574 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of a toll project entity. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1744 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al. Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas Department of Transportation in an area under the jurisdiction of a local or regional toll authority. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1880 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to restrictions on investments by certain public retirement systems of this state. House: Pensions & Investments Left pending in committee
HB 1892 80-0 (2007) Author: Smith, Wayne | et. al.
Sponsor: Williams, Tommy
Relating to the authority of certain counties and other entities with respect to certain transportation projects; providing penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Vetoed by the Governor
HB 2047 80-0 (2007) Author: Farias, Joe Relating to the construction and expansion of toll projects by private entities in certain areas. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2422 80-0 (2007) Author: Leibowitz, David | et. al.
Sponsor: Hegar, Glenn
Relating to the accessibility of emergency crossovers on a state highway toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
No action taken in committee
HB 2557 80-0 (2007) Author: Zerwas, John Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation to enter real property for a toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2600 80-0 (2007) Author: Raymond, Richard | et. al. Relating to international railroad toll bridges in certain counties. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2603 80-0 (2007) Author: Escobar, Juan | et. al. Relating to discount programs for certain veterans provided by toll project entities. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2631 80-0 (2007) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2632 80-0 (2007) Author: Bolton, Valinda Relating to the use of county and municipality bond proceeds for toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2772 80-0 (2007) Author: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al. Relating to a moratorium on the inclusion of certain provisions in a comprehensive development agreement or the sale of a toll project and to the creation and duties of a study committee. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2836 80-0 (2007) Author: Strama, Mark | et. al. Relating to discount programs provided by toll project entities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2970 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to programs, incentives, and tax exemptions to encourage the use, manufacture, storage, distribution, or sale of carbon-free hydrogen energy; providing for the issuance of bonds. House: Ways & Means Left pending in committee
HB 2973 80-0 (2007) Author: Chisum, Warren Relating to the operation of hydrogen-powered motor vehicles. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2989 80-0 (2007) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the board of directors of a regional tollway authority. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3030 80-0 (2007) Author: Frost, Stephen Relating to declarations of taking for toll projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3192 80-0 (2007) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to the powers and duties of a regional tollway authority related to turnpikes and other related projects. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3196 80-0 (2007) Author: Hill, Fred Relating to toll collection and enforcement. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3479 80-0 (2007) Author: Harper-Brown, Linda Relating to the administration of, procedures related to, and other reform measures for the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3642 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Relating to homeland security; providing a penalty. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations Left pending in committee
HB 3710 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to outdoor advertising on certain toll roads. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 3722 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al. Relating to pass-through financing and the creation and operation of the transportation reinvestment fund. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 3783 80-0 (2007) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in the state; modifying existing taxes. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 3951 80-0 (2007) Author: Rodriguez, Eddie Relating to the authority of a county to zone, apply building standards, and impose impact fees in an area near certain toll projects; providing a penalty. House: Land & Resource Management Referred to Land & Resource Management
HR 2915 80-0 (2007) Author: Corte, Jr., Frank Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 11. Reported enrolled
SB 11 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
Relating to homeland security and protection of the public, including protections against human trafficking; providing penalties. House: Defense Affairs & State-Federal Relations
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
See remarks for effective date
SB 149 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John | et. al. Relating to noncompetition provisions in contracts for the acquisition, design, construction, financing, maintenance, or operation of a toll project. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Withdrawn from schedule
SB 245 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the first option of a local toll project-building entity to finance, construct, or operate a new toll project. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 256 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to payments by bidders associated with a toll project contract. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 275 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the length of certain agreements with private entities related to transportation projects. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 386 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the setting of tolls by toll project entities. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 436 80-0 (2007) Author: Ellis, Rodney | et. al. Relating to the operation of hybrid motor vehicles. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Failed to receive affirmative vote in comm.
SB 531 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the cessation of tolls on a toll project under certain circumstances. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 668 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk
Sponsor: Strama, Mark
Relating to the operation, powers, and duties of a toll project entity. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 678 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy Relating to enforcement of the collection of tolls on leased or rented vehicles. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 792 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy | et. al.
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Relating to the authority of certain counties and other entities with respect to certain transportation projects and to comprehensive development agreements with regard to such projects; authorizing the issuance of bonds; providing penalties. House: County Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
See remarks for effective date
SB 887 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al. Relating to the use of certain revenue generated by Texas Department of Transportation toll projects and to the membership and functions of metropolitan planning organizations. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 893 80-0 (2007) Author: Zaffirini, Judith
Sponsor: Raymond, Richard
Relating to international toll bridges in certain counties. House: Border & International Affairs
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
SB 964 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to the board of directors of a regional tollway authority. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 965 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to the powers and duties of a regional tollway authority related to turnpikes and other related projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
House appoints conferees-reported
SB 991 80-0 (2007) Author: Ogden, Steve | et. al. Relating to the cessation of tolls by toll project entities in certain circumstances. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Co-author authorized
SB 995 80-0 (2007) Author: Nelson, Jane Relating to the publication of certain information regarding proposed toll projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1060 80-0 (2007) Author: West, Royce Relating to the operation of hybrid motor vehicles. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1151 80-0 (2007) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the duties of the Texas Department of Transportation and other agencies with regard to state highways, toll roads, and the Trans-Texas Corridor. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1266 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim | et. al.
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Relating to pass-through financing and the designation and operation of transportation reinvestment zones. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/07
SB 1267 80-0 (2007) Author: Nichols, Robert | et. al.
Sponsor: Kolkhorst, Lois | et. al.
Relating to a moratorium on the inclusion of certain provisions in a comprehensive development agreement or the sale of a toll project and to the creation and duties of a study committee. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1268 80-0 (2007) Author: Nichols, Robert Relating to the conversion of a nontolled state highway or segment of the state highway system to a toll project. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1370 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to the powers and duties of certain entities authorized to construct turnpike or toll projects. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1384 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to declarations of taking for toll projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1482 80-0 (2007) Author: Brimer, Kim Relating to the acquisition of toll projects and real property by the Texas Department of Transportation and regional mobility authorities. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1609 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to the operation of hydrogen-powered motor vehicles. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1612 80-0 (2007) Author: Van de Putte, Leticia | et. al. Relating to programs, incentives, and tax exemptions to encourage the use, manufacture, storage, distribution, or sale of carbon-free hydrogen energy; providing for the issuance of bonds. Senate: Finance Left pending in committee
SB 1690 80-0 (2007) Author: Watson, Kirk Relating to the authority of a county to zone, apply building standards, and impose impact fees in an area near certain toll projects; providing a penalty. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 1813 80-0 (2007) Author: Lucio, Jr., Eddie Relating to NAFTA priority projects of the Texas Department of Transportation; providing for the issuance of revenue bonds. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1929 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Relating to transportation infrastructure in this state; providing penalties; authorizing the issuance of bonds; making an appropriation. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SCR 69 80-0 (2007) Author: Williams, Tommy
Sponsor: Smith, Wayne
Recalling H.B. No. 1892 from the house for further consideration. Signed by the Governor
SCR 90 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John
Sponsor: Corte, Jr., Frank
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the senate to make corrections in S.B. No. 11. Signed by the Governor
SR 1204 80-0 (2007) Author: Carona, John Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 11. Reported enrolled
HB 99 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to the conversion of certain nontoll state highways to toll highways. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 649 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the funding of transportation projects by the Texas Department of Transportation. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 687 79-0 (2005) Author: Smith, Todd Relating to the conversion of certain nontoll state highways to toll highways. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 958 79-0 (2005) Author: Goolsby, Tony | et. al. Relating to the enforcement of an order prohibiting operation of a motor vehicle on certain toll roads. House: Transportation Withdrawn from calendar
HB 962 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Transportation to include in the unified transportation program a list of transportation projects that the department considers to be eligible for tolling or feasible for tolling. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 1672 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to costs imposed in connection with the collection and enforcement of certain tolls. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 1741 79-0 (2005) Author: Seaman, Gene Relating to the creation by certain municipalities and powers of regional mobility authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 1764 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to requiring the use of certain highway toll revenue for certain purposes. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
HB 1885 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to requiring the Texas Department of Transportation to place a sign on the approach to each toll booth on certain turnpikes that describes the improvements the department has made or proposes to make using revenue collected for use of the turnpike. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2138 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry Relating to the acquisition, construction, maintenance, operation, and provision of toll facilities and a transit system by a regional mobility authority, and the transfer to a regional mobility authority of the toll facilities, transit system, and related assets of a regional tollway authority or transit provider or of certain counties; providing criminal penalties; authorizing a tax. House: Transportation Committee report sent to Calendars
HB 2139 79-0 (2005) Author: Phillips, Larry
Sponsor: Wentworth, Jeff
Relating to certain agreements by the Texas Department of Transportation involving pass-through tolls. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2226 79-0 (2005) Author: Rose, Patrick Relating to the conversion or transfer of a segment of the free state highway system for operation as a turnpike project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2237 79-0 (2005) Author: Baxter, Todd Relating to certain prerequisites for the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional mobility authority to construct or finance a new toll project or convert a segment of a free state highway to a toll project. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2496 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to the publication of the notice of a public hearing on a proposed conversion of a nontoll state highway or highway segment to a turnpike project or toll facility. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
HB 2497 79-0 (2005) Author: Wong, Martha Relating to the tolling of free highways in the state highway system and to the conveyance of certain property for a tolled highway or facility. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2650 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Brimer, Kim
Relating to local government participation in the financing of turnpike projects. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
HB 2662 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to construction, maintenance, or operation of a turnpike project by a private entity. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2666 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the criminal and civil enforcement of the required payment of a toll for the use of certain turnpike projects. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 2702 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in this state; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective immediately
HB 2704 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Relating to the construction, maintenance, or operation of toll or nontoll projects or facilities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report printed and distributed
HB 2705 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the authority of counties to issue bonds to construct, maintain, or operate toll or nontoll projects or facilities on the state highway system. House: Transportation Postponed
HB 3256 79-0 (2005) Author: Van Arsdale, Corbin Relating to requiring approval by certain elected officials for certain proposed toll projects in certain counties. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
HB 3395 79-0 (2005) Author: Howard, Charlie Relating to the planning, construction, and operation of toll road projects by certain counties. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HCR 245 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike
Sponsor: Staples, Todd
Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to make corrections to H.B. No. 2702. Signed by the Governor
HR 2270 79-0 (2005) Author: Krusee, Mike Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2702. Reported enrolled
SB 129 79-0 (2005) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Sponsor: Dukes, Dawnna
Relating to certain exceptions to the requirement that the operator of a motor vehicle operated on a turnpike project pay the proper toll or the full amount of the toll. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Effective on 9/1/05
SB 323 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to participation by the Texas Department of Transportation in the cost of acquiring, constructing, maintaining, or operating a toll facility. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 821 79-0 (2005) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to an administrative cost for the enforcement of the collection of tolls in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Statement(s) of vote recorded in Journal
SB 1251 79-0 (2005) Author: Brimer, Kim
Sponsor: Phillips, Larry
Relating to the acquisition, construction, maintenance, operation, and provision of toll facilities and a transit system by a regional mobility authority, and the transfer to a regional mobility authority of the toll facilities, transit system, and related assets of a regional tollway authority or transit provider or of certain counties; providing criminal penalties; authorizing a tax. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Placed on General State Calendar
SB 1383 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the conversion of a segment of the free state highway system to a turnpike project. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1384 79-0 (2005) Author: Shapiro, Florence
Sponsor: Hill, Fred
Relating to regional tollway authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security
Committee report sent to Calendars
SB 1397 79-0 (2005) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the imposition of a toll on a segment of highway for which the Texas Department of Transportation has spent public money. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Left pending in committee
SB 1623 79-0 (2005) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the planning, construction, and operation of toll road projects by certain counties. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1630 79-0 (2005) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to certain agreements by the Texas Department of Transportation involving pass-through tolls. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Referred to Transportation & Homeland Sec.
SB 1706 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in this state; providing a penalty. Senate: Transportation & Homeland Security Not again placed on intent calendar
SJR 24 79-0 (2005) Author: Brimer, Kim Proposing a constitutional amendment requiring revenue collected from the use of a tolled transportation project in this state to be used only for transportation projects in the Texas Department of Transportation district in which the revenue was collected. Senate: Finance Referred to Finance
SR 1098 79-0 (2005) Author: Staples, Todd Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 2702. Reported enrolled
HB 1208 78-0 (2003) Author: Lewis, Glenn
Sponsor: Shapiro, Florence
Relating to the mitigation of traffic congestion on highways; providing penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective immediately
HB 1340 78-0 (2003) Author: Eissler, Rob Relating to requiring certain governmental entities that operate toll highways or toll roads to permit the use of a transponder issued by another governmental entity to pay a toll. House: Transportation Placed on General State Calendar
HB 1732 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the use of toll projects by military vehicles; creating an offense. House: Transportation Laid on the table subject to call
HB 1826 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to enforcement of the collection of certain tolls; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Referred to Infrastructure Dev & Security
HB 2384 78-0 (2003) Author: Hegar, Glenn
Sponsor: Janek, Kyle
Relating to the unauthorized use of toll roads in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective immediately
HB 2962 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the use of shadow tolls for financing certain highway facilities. House: Transportation Considered in Calendars
HB 3184 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred
Sponsor: Barrientos, Gonzalo
Relating to the financing, construction, improvement, maintenance, and operation of transportation and transportation facilities. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective immediately
HB 3247 78-0 (2003) Author: Eiland, Craig | et. al. Relating to causeways, bridges, tunnels, turnpikes, and highways in certain counties bordering the Gulf of Mexico and in adjacent counties. House: Transportation No action taken in committee
HB 3413 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike Relating to the funding of toll facilities. House: Transportation Postponed
HB 3545 78-0 (2003) Author: Hamric, Peggy Relating to the conversion of a non-tolled state highway to a toll facility. House: Transportation Left pending in committee
HB 3588 78-0 (2003) Author: Krusee, Mike | et. al.
Sponsor: Ogden, Steve
Relating to the construction, acquisition, financing, maintenance, management, operation, ownership, and control of transportation facilities and the progress, improvement, policing, and safety of transportation in the state; imposing criminal penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
See remarks for effective date
HR 1739 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3184. Reported enrolled
HR 1803 78-0 (2003) Author: Hill, Fred Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, H.B. No. 3184. Reported enrolled
SB 716 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Eiland, Craig
Relating to causeways, bridges, tunnels, turnpikes, and highways in certain counties bordering the Gulf of Mexico and in adjacent counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective immediately
SB 903 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon | et. al.
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to the use of toll projects by military vehicles; creating an offense. House: Transportation
Senate: Veteran Affairs & Military Installations
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 940 78-0 (2003) Author: Janek, Kyle Relating to the unauthorized use of toll roads in certain counties. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Referred to Transportation
SB 1066 78-0 (2003) Author: Shapiro, Florence Relating to the mitigation of traffic congestion on highways; providing penalties. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security Left pending in committee
SB 1463 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to the conversion of a nontoll state highway to a toll facility. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective immediately
SB 1464 78-0 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Hamric, Peggy
Relating to enforcement of the collection of certain tolls; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Effective on 9/1/03
SB 1677 78-0 (2003) Author: Barrientos, Gonzalo Relating to the financing, construction, improvement, maintenance, and operation of toll facilities by the Texas Department of Transportation. Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security No action taken in committee
SCR 65 78-0 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Instructing the enrolling clerk of the house to correct H.B. No. 3588. Signed by the Governor
SB 21 78-1 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve
Sponsor: Krusee, Mike
Relating to the financing, construction, improvement, maintenance, and operation of toll facilities by the Texas Department of Transportation and the disposition of money generated by the driver responsibility program, fines imposed for certain traffic offenses, and certain fees collected by the Department of Public Safety of the State of Texas; making an appropriation. House: Transportation
Senate: Infrastructure Development and Security
Nonrecord vote recorded in Journal
SB 8 78-2 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the enforcement of the collection of certain tolls. Filed
SB 11 78-3 (2003) Author: Lindsay, Jon Relating to the enforcement of the collection of certain tolls. Filed
SB 21 78-3 (2003) Author: Ogden, Steve Relating to the authority of certain banks and trust companies to furnish certain indemnifying bonds and pledge securities required by the Texas Department of Transportation or a regional tollway authority. Filed
HB 1045 77-0 (2001) Author: Alexander, Clyde | et. al. Relating to the participation of the Texas Department of Transportation in the acquisition, construction, maintenance, and operation of toll facilities. House: Transportation Companion considered in lieu of in committee
HB 1661 77-0 (2001) Author: Alexander, Clyde Relating to the collection and enforcement of tolls on certain toll roads and toll projects; providing for civil and criminal penalties. House: Transportation Considered in Calendars
HJR 55 77-0 (2001) Author: Alexander, Clyde Proposing a constitutional amendment in aid of turnpikes, toll roads, and toll bridges. House: Transportation Companion considered in lieu of in committee
SB 342 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to the participation of the Texas Department of Transportation in the acquisition, construction, maintenance, and operation of toll facilities. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
See remarks for effective date
SB 454 77-0 (2001) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to the collection and enforcement of tolls on certain toll roads and toll projects; providing for civil and criminal penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/01
SJR 12 77-0 (2001) Author: Shapiro, Florence | et. al.
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Proposing a constitutional amendment in aid of turnpikes, toll roads, and toll bridges. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Considered in Calendars
HB 1944 76-0 (1999) Author: Siebert, Bill | et. al. Relating to the participation of the Texas Department of Transportation in the construction, maintenance, or operation of toll facilities. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 2463 76-0 (1999) Author: Alexander, Clyde Relating to the authority of a regional tollway authority to enter into certain agreements with the Texas Transportation Commission and to alter speed limits on a turnpike project. House: Transportation Considered in Local & Consent Calendars
HJR 3 76-0 (1999) Author: Siebert, Bill | et. al. Proposing a constitutional amendment in aid of turnpikes, toll roads, and toll bridges. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
SB 537 76-0 (1999) Author: Cain, David
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to agreements by and the authority of regional tollway authorities. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective on 9/1/99
SB 925 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Relating to the participation of the Texas Department of Transportation in the construction, maintenance, and operation of toll facilities. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Transportation
SB 1487 76-0 (1999) Author: Armbrister, Kenneth
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to the authority of the Texas Department of Transportation and the Texas Turnpike Authority division of the Texas Department of Transportation to implement an automated enforcement system on toll roads; providing criminal penalties. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Point of order sustained
SB 1872 76-0 (1999) Author: Lindsay, Jon
Sponsor: Alexander, Clyde
Relating to the sale of certain toll roads by certain political subdivisions. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Committee report sent to Calendars
SJR 3 76-0 (1999) Author: Wentworth, Jeff Proposing a constitutional amendment in aid of turnpikes, toll roads, and toll bridges. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Referred to Transportation
HB 871 70-0 (1987) Author: Toomey, Mike Relating to the payment of tolls imposed for the use of certain county toll roads and other facilities; providing a penalty. House: Transportation Referred to Transportation
HB 1559 70-0 (1987) Author: Millsap, Mike
Sponsor: Glasgow, Bob
Relating to the construction and operation in certain counties of toll projects for vehicular traffic. House: County Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Laid on table subj. to call in comm.
HB 1820 70-0 (1987) Author: Hilbert, Paul
Sponsor: Henderson, Don
Relating to authorizing the commissioners court of certain counties to erect, maintain, and regulate informational signs on toll roads regarding nearby businesses. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days-8/31/87
SB 349 70-0 (1987) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Toomey, Mike
Relating to the payment of tolls imposed for the use of certain county toll roads and other facilities; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective in 90 days - 8/31/87
SB 1139 69-0 (1985) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Hilbert, Paul
Relating to the authority of a toll road authority to regulate or prohibit the placement of signs on toll roads and to compensation and methods of payment of compensation to sign owners and owners of real property on which removed signs were located; providing a penalty. House: Transportation
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective immediately
SB 1456 69-0 (1985) Author: Sharp, John Relating to the authority of the Texas Turnpike Authority to pool turnpike projects and to accept loans from the State Highway and Public Transportation Commission. Senate: Finance No action taken in committee
SJR 43 69-0 (1985) Author: Sharp, John Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the use of state funds for toll roads and turnpikes. Senate: Finance Scheduled for public hearing on . . . . . .
HJR 96 68-0 (1983) Author: English, Roy Proposing a constitutional amendment to repeal Article III Section 52-b, of the Texas Constitution; repealing the prohibition against the loan of the state's credit or the granting of public money for toll road purposes. House: Transportation Referred to subcommittee
SB 970 68-0 (1983) Author: Henderson, Don
Sponsor: Barton, Erwin
Relating to financing, constructing, and operating certain causeways, bridges, turnpikes, streets, highways, roads, and tunnels by certain counties; to use and acquisition of property for purposes of a project and to the status of authorized liens or pledges. House: Urban Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 228 66-0 (1979) Author: Garcia, A. C. "Tony" An act defining the term "eligible city" as any city or town in this state, including home rule cities, whose corporate limits are within a distance of fifteen (15) miles from a river between the state of Texas and the republic of Mexico, authorizing each eligible city to acquire, purchase, construct, improve, enlarge, equip, operate, and maintain any toll bridge or bridges or parts thereof, buildings, structures, activities, operations, or other facilities, for any public purpose; authorizing each eligible city to issue revenue bonds for public purposes; providing the terms, condition, payment, and security of said revenue bonds, and liens, pledges, and encumbrances in connection therewith; providing for refunding bonds; enacting other provisions relating to the subject; prescribing a severability provision. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Reported from subcommittee favorably without amendments
SB 718 66-0 (1979) Author: Longoria, Raul
Sponsor: Garcia, A. C. "Tony"
Relating to the authority of certain municipalities regarding the acquisition, construction, operation, and financing of international toll bridges and related facilities. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Effective on . . . . . . . . . .
HB 1794 65-0 (1977) Author: Looney, Cullen Relating to the authority of counties and cities on the Mexican border with regard to toll bridges. House: Intergovernmental Affairs Laid on the table subject to call
SB 194 65-0 (1977) Author: Meier, Bill
Sponsor: English, Roy
To set a date certain no later than which the Dallas-Fort Worth Turnpike shall become toll free, providing for the transition of the Dallas-Fort Worth Turnpike to the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation and the gathering of funds for the payment of transition costs and obligations of the authority then outstanding; providing for the creation of a revolving fund from various sources, including funds from political subdivisions, for financing feasibility studies to be authorized by the authority subject to the prior approval of the State Highway and Public Transportation Commission; permitting, subject to the prior approval of the State Highway and Public Transportation Commission and the commissioners court of the county involved, the pooling of one or more projects now or hereafter constructed within the same county into a "pooled project" and authorizing the issuance of turnpike revenue bonds for the purpose of constructing, improving, extending, or enlarging all or any part of such pooled project and the pledging of revenues from all or any part of such pooled project and the pledging of revenues from all or any part of such pooled project to the maintenance, repair, operation of a project, and payment of interest and principal of revenue bonds issued to construct, improve, extend, or enlarge all of any part of said pooled project or to refund outstanding bonds; and declaring an emergency. House: Transportation
Senate: State Affairs
Effective immediately
SB 273 65-0 (1977) Author: Mauzy, Oscar Relating to the Texas Turnpike Authority's administration of the financial affairs of the Dallas-Fort Worth Turnpike. Senate: State Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 444 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack Relating to the Dallas-Fort Worth Turnpike. Senate: State Affairs Considered by committee in public hearing
SB 993 65-0 (1977) Author: Longoria, Raul
Sponsor: Looney, Cullen
Relating to the authority of counties and cities on the Mexican border with regard to toll bridges and financing of bridges, tolls charged, and use of proceeds of tolls. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 Day Bill
SB 1252 65-0 (1977) Author: Ogg, Jack
Sponsor: Lauhoff, Herman E.
Relating to construction and operation of causeways, bridges, and roads by certain counties on the Gulf coast; containing other provisions related to the subject and a severability clause. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
90 Day Bill
HB 913 63-0 (1973) Author: Kaster, James J.
Sponsor: Snelson, W.E. "Pete"
Relating to toll bridges in counties bordering a river between Texas and Mexico. House: Intergovernmental Affairs
Senate: Intergovernmental Relations
Signed by the Governor
SCR 2 62-2 (1972) Author: Kennard, Don | et. al. Resolving that when the bonded indebtedness has been retired in full in 1975, the Dallas-Fort Worth Turnpike be made a free public highway, to be used by the people of Texas and the many visitors to our State without charge or payment or toll.
HB 601 61-0 (1969) Author: Clark, Jim | et. al. Relating to creating the Texas Toll Bridge Authority and prescribing its membership, organization, procedures, powers, and duties; prescribing certain penalties.
SB 305 61-0 (1969) Author: Brooks, Chet | et. al. Relating to creating the Texas Toll Bridge Authority and prescribing its membership, organization, procedures, powers, and duties; authorizing any political subdivision or public agency of the State to convey to the Authority under certain conditions and without certain limitations any interest in land which may be necessary or appropriate to the purposes of the Authority; providing for financing of toll bridge projects; providing for incorporation of toll bridge projects into the State Highway System; prescribing certain penalties.
HB 47 60-0 (1967) Author: Pipkin, Maurice Snow "Pip" | et. al. Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide for the authorization, issuance and sale of bonds so as provide funds to call, redeem, and pay off outstanding bonds so as to eliminate the tolls, pledges of revenues, and covenants pertaining to the outstanding bonds, and the bridge facilities and make such bridge facilities available for free use by the public.
HB 63 60-0 (1967) Author: McDonald, Felix | et. al. Relating to the issuance of refunding bonds for the purpose of refunding outstanding bonds and warrants secured by revenues from toll bridges acquired by cities.
HB 405 60-0 (1967) Author: Carrillo, Sr., Oscar Relating to the acquisition of an international toll bridge by a city or town.
SB 97 60-0 (1967) Author: Bates, Sr., James S. "Jim" Relating to amending certain acts so as to provide for the authorization, issuance and sale of bonds to provide funds to call, redeem and pay off outstanding bonds so as to eliminate the tolls, pledges of revenues, and covenants pertaining to the outstanding bonds, and the bridge facilities and make such bridge facilities available for free use by the public.
SB 198 60-0 (1967) Author: Connally, Wayne W. Relating to the acquisition of an international toll bridge by a city or town.
SB 581 60-0 (1967) Author: Brooks, Chet | et. al. Relating to creating the Texas Toll Bridge Authority and prescribing its membership, organization, powers, and duties; prescribing certain penalties.
HB 20 59-0 (1965) Author: Atwood, Alan C. "Bud" | et. al. Relating to validating all proceedings by certain cities and towns in the issuance and sale of revenue time warrants, and in the pledging of revenues of any international toll bridge system; providing a non-litigation clause.
HB 371 59-0 (1965) Author: McDonald, Felix | et. al. Relating to the issuance of revenue bonds or revenue time warrants to effect the purpose of repairing, improving, reconstructing, or replacing an existing toll bridge or building an auxiliary bridge.
HJR 38 58-0 (1963) Author: McLaughlin, Jack Ray | et. al. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment to authorize the Legislature to provide for the acquisition of toll roads and turnpikes.
HB 97 57-0 (1961) Author: Shannon, Jr., Thomas Clifton "Tommy" | et. al. Relating to amending a certain Act providing that if the State, county or a city shall acquire part of the turnpike project for devotion to free public purposes as part of any highway, the debt shall not be diminished and tolls shall continue to be collected.
HB 856 57-0 (1961) Author: de la Garza, II, Eligio "Kika" Relating to the authority of certain cities or towns to pledge certain revenue to redeem bonds, notes or warrants, as well as the interest thereon of such cities or towns.
HB 816 55-0 (1957) Author: Sandahl, Jr., Charles L. Relating to providing for the proper policing of toll roads, turnpikes and turnpike projects.
SB 392 55-0 (1957) Author: Herring, Charles Relating to providing for the proper policing of toll roads, turnpikes and turnpike projects; making an appropriation.
HB 679 54-0 (1955) Author: Spilman, Wade Fetzer | et. al. Relating to amending certain Acts by providing that General Law and Home Rule cities shall have the power to acquire, control and operate toll bridges subject to certain conditions and limitations, providing for the maintenance and operation of properties so acquired and those acquired in connection with such operation and maintenance.
HB 746 54-0 (1955) Author: Murray, Menton J. | et. al. Relating to authorizing counties on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico having islands within their boundaries susceptible of development for recreational purposes to issue bonds for the construction of roads on such islands, secured by a pledge of tolls to be charged for the use thereof and further by the levy of a tax; providing a severability clause.
HB 930 54-0 (1955) Author: de la Garza, II, Eligio "Kika" | et. al. Relating to authorizing any county in this State which borders on a river between the State of Texas and the Republic of Mexico to acquire, improve, operate, maintain and repair a toll bridge or bridges with all rights, franchises and appurtenant properties and to pay therefor by the issuance of revenue bonds.
SB 117 54-0 (1955) Author: Kazen, Jr., Abraham "Chick" Relating to authorizing certain Home Rule Cities owning a portion of an international bridge over the Rio Grande River to issue revenue bonds payable from net revenues of such bridge for the purpose of providing funds to construct capital improvements to such bridge; to pledge the net revenues and secure by trust indenture or supplement any existing trust indenture; authorizing parity revenue bonds for such purposes and the execution of a trust indenture or supplement further securing the bonds; validating any bonds authorized and proceedings passed or executed in connection therewith on or prior to effective date of this Act; providing a severability clause; providing that no such bonds or proceedings shall be validated if litigation is pending questioning any such bonds or proceedings on the effective date of this Act.
HB 705 53-0 (1953) Author: Meridith, Fred V. | et. al. Relating to amending certain statutes pertaining to toll road corporations which provide in their articles of incorporation, by-laws or otherwise, that none of the net income or profits, whether realized or unrealized, shall ever inure to the benefit of or be distributed to any private shareholder or any other private person, association or corporation whatsoever.
SB 280 53-0 (1953) Author: Lane, Wardlow William Relating to amending Statutes pertaining to toll road corporations which provide in their articles of incorporation or otherwise that none of the net income or profits shall ever inure to the benefit of or be distributed to any private shareholder or any other private person, association or corporation.
SJR 14 53-0 (1953) Author: Hardeman, Dorsey B. Relating to proposing a constitutional amendment prohibiting the Legislature from ever lending the credit of the State, or granting any public money, or assuming or otherwise discharging any indebtedness of any individual, person, firm, partnership, association, corporation, public agency or political subdivision of the State, now authorized, or which may hereafter be authorized to construct, maintain, or operate toll roads, or turnpikes within this State.
HB 822 52-0 (1951) Author: Gurley, Dorothy Relating to authorizing incorporated cities and towns which own the portion of an international toll bridge over the Rio Grande River which is situated within the United States to issue bonds payable from the net revenues derived from the operation of the bridge for the purpose of repairing or improving the bridge, acquiring approaches thereto, and constructing buildings to be used in connection therewith, or for any of such purposes; providing a saving clause.
SB 399 52-0 (1951) Author: Hudson, Hill D. Relating to any city which owns a portion of a bridge over the Rio Grande which is situated within the United States of America purchased with the proceeds of bonds payable from the net revenues from the operation of such bridge, and which has issued refunding bonds payable from such net revenues and reserving in the city the right to issue additional bonds payable from the same source and secured by the same revenues.
HB 726 50-0 (1947) Author: Moore, III, Charles B. Relating to any City operating under a Special Charter or Home Rule Charter which has amended its Charter, to authorize issuance of revenue bonds for the acquisition of the part of an International Bridge situated within the United States and extending from such City across the Rio Grande.
HB 491 49-0 (1945) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" Relating to providing that no person shall be required to pay any fee or charge of any kind for the lawful use of any State or National highway.
HB 676 49-0 (1945) Author: Leonard, Homer Lakerby Relating to empowering certain cities or towns to acquire toll bridge between Texas and Republic of Mexico, etc.
HJR 56 49-0 (1945) Author: Smith, William Landrum "Will" Relating to providing that no person shall be required to pay any fee or any charge of any kind for the lawful use of any street, highway or road maintained by public taxation.
HB 1104 47-0 (1941) Author: Hughes, Duncan Spence Relating to empowering certain cities or towns in this State to acquire Toll Bridges with its rights and franchises and appurtenant properties.
SB 288 46-0 (1939) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to authorizing and empowering the State Highway Commission to expend State Highway funds in the acquisition of existing toll bridges and the construction and maintenance of free bridges across the Rio Grande River between the State of Texas and the Republic of Mexico.
SB 332 46-0 (1939) Author: Kelley, Rogers Relating to providing for the construction, maintenance and operation of Toll Highways and facilities; declaring same to be public rights and duties; providing for the manner of incorporation thereof.
HB 139 44-1 (1935) Relating to authorizing County Commissioners Courts situated within any County having not less than three hundred and fifty thousand (350,000) population, according to the last preceding Federal Census, to construct, build, acquire, own, operate and maintain a toll underpass or tunnel in the State of Texas.
HB 737 35-0 (1917) Author: Peyton, John B. Relating to authorizing the erection of toll bridges by road districts.
SB 247 34-0 (1915) Author: Hudspeth, Claude Benton | et. al. Relating to making it a criminal offense punishable by fine, for any person or persons within this State, without the consent of the proprietors thereof and with intent to avoid the payment of the lawful tolls and charges, to trespass and enter upon any toll bridge maintained wholly or party within this State.
HB 637 33-0 (1913) Author: Tillotson, Leonard E. Relating to authorizing the formation of corporations for the purpose of constructing, building, acquiring, owning, operating and maintaining toll roads in the state; prescribing the prerequisites to and manner of incorporation; defining the rights of such corporations as to construction of roads passing over state lands, railroads and other certain lands; prohibiting the obstruction of navigable streams or water; conferring upon such corporations the right of eminent domain; and fixing a penalty.
SB 115 33-0 (1913) Author: Lattimore, Offa Shivers Relating to providing for the creation of toll railways and defining their powers and duties.
SB 232 33-0 (1913) Author: Willacy, John G. Relating to authorizing the formation of corporations for the purpose of constructing, building acquiring, owning operating and maintaining toll roads in the State of Texas; declaring a misdemeanor the trespassing upon, obstructing or placing certain substances on toll roads, and fixing a penalty.
SB 293 29-0 (1905) Relating to providing for the organization of companies for construction and operation of causeways and bridges, with authority to borrow money and issue bonds.

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