Senate Committee on Transportation, Highways and Public Works
May 26, 2011
Upon Adjournment
Room E

Adjourned
 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SCR8MORRELLLEVEES - Directs the Southeast LA Flood Protection Authority-East to establish a $25 Million Fund for indemnification of claims arising from activities on certain property approved by the authority.
 SCR47HEITMEIERTRANSPORTATION/DEV DEPT - Creates Task Force on the Crescent City Connection to analyze re-authorization of tolls, ferry services, and all components and management of the operation of the Crescent City Connection Division of the Department of Transportation and Development.
 SB181THOMPSONMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides licensing exception to certain operators of a mobile command post vehicle. (gov sig)
 SB242APPELPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Requires recording of certain public work and material and supplies contracts and certain amendments, revisions, and change orders; increases fines and criminal penalties for splitting profits, fees, and commissions. (8/15/11) (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB76HUTTERMTR VEHICLE/COMMERCIAL - Permits DOTD to issue special permits for vehicles and loads of certain widths
 HB164HILLHIGHWAYS - Designates La. Highway 113 from the intersection of La. Highway 10 until the Occupy II Baptist Church (3.9 miles) as the Staff Sergeant Robert "Pete" Sweat Memorial Highway
 HB192B.WHITEPUBLIC CONTRACT/BIDS - Authorizes public entities to require electronic bidding
 HB208JONESPORTS/MORGAN CITY - Expands the territorial limits of the Morgan City Harbor and Terminal District
 HB228ST.GERMAINMOTOR VEHICLES - Adjusts method to determine certain truck registration fees (EN -$95,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB249GUINNTRANSPORTATION - Authorizes the use of certain motorized vehicles in the city limits of the town of Welsh
 HB253CHAMPAGNEMTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC - Authorizes a driving under suspension hardship license for non-alcohol related offenses
 HB261CARMODYMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides relative to the La. Motor Vehicle Commission
 HB299CHAMPAGNEMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Creates the La. Seafood prestige license plate (EN SEE FISC NOTE SD RV See Note)
 HB505CHAMPAGNEMTR VEHICLE/OFFICE - Requires interlock companies to report electronically

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE
 Approval of the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority's FY 2011-2012 annual plan for integrated coastal protection.

ADJOURNMENT