Past Legislative Issues

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New Texas Laws Important to Note Effective: September 1, 2017

 

 

We have compiled a list of new laws that take effect today. If you have any questions please contact Dana Moore at dana@texastrucking.com or at (512) 478-2541 ext. 109.

  • HB 62 – relating to the use of wireless communication device while operating a motor vehicle
  • SB 2227 –  relating to an increase in the fee for permits issued for the movement of oversize or overweight vehicles carrying cargo in Hidalgo County
  • HB 2065 – relating to fines collected by a county or municipality from the enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards
  • SB 1291 – relating to permits for oversize and overweight vehicles in Chambers County
  • SB 1001 – relating to vehicle safety inspections, including vehicles exempt from those inspections
  • HB 1355 - relating tothe enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain municipalities
  • HB 1570 - relating tothe enforcement of commercial motor vehicle safety standards in certain municipalities
  • HB 4156 - Relating to the route designation for the issuance of a permit for the movement of oversize and overweight vehicles in certain counties.