State

Legislation – Texas 2017 85th session

This page will have links and information for education and legislative updates.

When bills come out or need updating they will be listed here.

Bills in 85th Session (ended)

 

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(To see full online info of these bills click the FOR link above)

HB 62 — wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense.
Status: (06/06/2017 E Effective on 9/1/17)
Companion: HB 160, SB 31

HB 67 — Relating to the repeal of the driver responsibility program.
Status: (Died in House Committee)

HB 160 — wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense.
Status: (HB 62 took its place)
Companion: HB 62, SB 31

HB 1236 — Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle in the vicinity of an unprotected road user; creating a criminal offense
Status: (Died in House Committee)
Companion: HB 1236, SB 1274

HB 1240 — Relating to the rules of the road regarding red signals at certain traffic control signals.
Status: (Died in House Committee)

SB 31 — wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle; creating a criminal offense.
Status: (HB 62 took its place)
Companion: HB 62, HB 160

SB 288 — movement of motorcycles on certain highways during periods of traffic congestion – Lane Splitting
Status: (Died in Senate Committee)

SB 346 — Relating to the rules of the road regarding red signals at certain traffic control signals.
Status: (Died in Senate Committee)

HB 1274 — Relating to the operation of a motor vehicle in the vicinity of an unprotected road user; creating a criminal offense
Status: (Died in Senate Committee)
Companion: HB 1236, SB 1274

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