Transportation Committee

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Committee info:

  • Clerk:
  • Dylan Matthews
  • Room:
  • EXT E2.122
  • Phone:
  • (512) 463-0818

Committee Members

Chair

Canales

Rep. Canales,
Terry

Vice Chair

Landgraf

Rep. Landgraf,
Brooks

 

Bernal

Rep. Bernal,
Diego

 

Davis

Rep. Davis,
Yvonne

 

Goldman

Rep. Goldman,
Craig

 

Hefner

Rep. Hefner,
Cole

 

Krause

Rep. Krause,
Matt

 

Leman

Rep. Leman,
Ben

 

Martinez

Rep. Martinez,
Armando

 

Ortega

Rep. Ortega,
Evelina "Lina"

 

Raney

Rep. Raney,
John

 

Thierry

Rep. Thierry,
Shawn

 

Thompson

Rep. Thompson,
Ed

Jurisdiction:

Section 32. Transportation — The committee shall have 13 members,
with jurisdiction over all matters pertaining to:
(1) commercial motor vehicles, both bus and truck, and their control,
regulation, licensing, and operation;
(2) the Texas highway system, including all roads, bridges, and
ferries constituting a part of the system;
(3) the licensing of private passenger vehicles to operate on the roads
and highways of the state;
(4) the regulation and control of traffic on the public highways of the
State of Texas;
(5) railroads, street railway lines, interurban railway lines, steamship
companies, and express companies;
(6) airports, air traffic, airlines, and other organizations engaged in
transportation by means of aerial flight;
(7) water transportation in the State of Texas, and the rivers,
harbors, and related facilities used in water transportation and the agencies of
government exercising supervision and control thereover;
(8) the regulation of metropolitan transit; and
(9) the following state agencies: the Texas Department of Motor
Vehicles, the Texas Department of Transportation, and the Texas Transportation
Commission.