5/9/23 Bills Summary
FAILED THE HOUSE FLOOR TODAY
HB 421 by Lopez - Support - Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle passing a pedestrian or a person operating a bicycle; creating a criminal offense. (65-73)
PASSED THE HOUSE FLOOR TODAY
HB 3697 by Wilson - Oppose - Relating to county regulation of subdivisions and approval of subdivision plans or plats. (Local & Consent)
HB 3699 by Wilson - Oppose - Relating to municipal regulation of subdivisions and approval of subdivision plans or plats. (Local & Consent)
HB 2190 by Canales - Support - Relating to the terminology used to describe transportation-related accidents. (Local & Consent)
STILL SCHEDULED ON THE HOUSE FLOOR FOR 5/9
HB 4930 by Craddick - Oppose - Relating to the adoption of a climate policy in a municipal charter.
SET FOR THE HOUSE FLOOR TOMORROW 5/10
HB 1492 by Ordaz - Oppose - Relating to the conveyance of property by a municipality for the public purpose of economic development. (Postponed until 5/10) Senate version is almost out of House committee.
HB 2211 by Landgraf - Oppose - Relating to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state to regulate greenhouse gas emissions in this state and the express preemption of local regulation of those emissions. (Senate version, SB 784, is eligible to be swapped.)
HB 3135 by Stucky - Oppose - Relating to the review, adoption, and modification of land development regulations by municipalities, counties, and certain special districts.
HB 3591 by Shaheen - Oppose? - Relating to the allocation of low income housing tax credit.
HB 3826 by Toth - Support - Relating to the time for processing a municipal building permit application.
HB 3859 by Leo-Wilson - Oppose?/Support?- Relating to the approval of beach access and use plans by the commissioner of the General Land Office.
HB 4275 by Rogers - Oppose - Relating to territory in an emergency services district that is annexed by a municipality.
SET FOR THE HOUSE FLOOR THURSDAY 5/11 (DEADLINE FOR HOUSE BILLS)
HB 3921 by Goldman - Oppose - Relating to size and density requirements for residential lots in certain municipalities; authorizing a fee.
HB 1855 by Goodwin - Support - Relating to the designation of highway safety corridors; increasing a fine.
HB 2131 by Raymond - Support - Relating to the administration of the homeless housing and services program by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
PASSED THE SENATE FLOOR TODAY
SB 369 by Campbell - Oppose - Relating to disannexation of certain areas that do not receive full municipal services. (18-13)
SET FOR SENATE HEARING
HB 898 by Stucky - Support - Relating to the offense of passing certain vehicles on a highway; increasing a criminal penalty. Set for hearing in Senate Transportation on 5/10
HB 1277 by Cain - Support? - Relating to pedestrian use of a sidewalk. Set for hearing in Senate Transportation on 5/10.
HB 1885 by Canales - Support - Relating to the authority of the Texas Transportation Commission to establish variable speed limits. Set for hearing in Senate Transportation on 5/10
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