Senate Committee on Transportation, Highways and Public Works
May 12, 2016
Upon Adjournment of the meeting of the Louisiana Transportation Authority
Room E

* Agenda Revised May 11, 2016, 11:57 am *
Revision Notes: Added HB 481, HB 758, HB 844, and HB 1143


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 May 5, 2016

 SCR90J.SMITHCONGRESS - Memorialize Congress to designate the LA 8/LA 28 corridor as Future I-14.
 SB379MARTINYTRAFFIC - Requires oncoming traffic on a two lane road with a continuous left turn lane to stop for school buses. (8/1/16)
 SB387CORTEZMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides relative to collection of payments due to the office of motor vehicles and the office of debt recovery. (gov sig)
 SB400BARROWMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides debt amnesty program to individuals for excessive debt due the office of motor vehicles. (8/1/16) (OR DECREASE SG RV See Note)
 HCR2BISHOPCOASTAL RESOURCES - Approves the Fiscal Year 2017 annual plan for integrated coastal protection and restoration
 HB204LYONSPUBLIC CONTRACT/BIDS - Provides an exception for Jefferson Parish from certain time limitations on submission of information with public bids
 HB245MARCELLEMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides for methods of payment for debts owed to the office of motor vehicles (EN DECREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB481JAMESMTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC - Provides relative to the issuance and possession of drivers' licenses (EN SEE FISC NOTE SG EX See Note)
 HB641GISCLAIRTRANSPORTATION - Exempts World War II veterans from payment of tolls at the Tomey J. Doucet Bridge (EG SEE FISC NOTE SG RV See Note)
 HB685MALINDA WHITEMTR VEHICLE/OFFICE - Requires certain test results to be submitted to OMV electronically
 HB702JIMMY HARRISMTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC - Provides for the issuance of REAL ID compliant special identification cards (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB704HAVARDMTR VEHICLE/TRUCKS - Authorizes night movement of permitted vehicles on interstate highways
 HB747MALINDA WHITEMTR VEHICLE/OFFICE - Allows cease and desist orders to be issued to persons contracted or licensed by the Dept. of Public Safety and Corrections, public safety services, to administer skills tests
 HB758PUGHMTR VEHICLE/INSPECTION - Provides relative to school bus inspection fees (EN INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB844JAMESMTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC - Provides for an extension of driving privileges pending hearing by a court
 HB888PIERREMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Modifies the license plate notification requirements applicable to dealers who resell trade-in vehicles and extends such requirements to lease returns
 HB936MARCELLEMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides relative to entities authorized to provide services related to motor vehicles (EN SEE FISC NOTE SG RV See Note)
 HB937HAVARDMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides relative to background checks of certain persons who perform services relative to motor vehicles
 HB1010DEVILLIERMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Changes the annual royalty fee for the "Lung Cancer Alliance" special prestige motor vehicle license plate
 HB1013THIBAUTMOTOR VEHICLES - Changes the requirements for transferring ownership of a motor vehicle, which is declared a total loss, to an insurance company
 HB1016GISCLAIRWEIGHTS/MEASURES - Authorizes ready-mixed concrete trucks to exceed the maximum permissible gross vehicle weight, under certain conditions, until 2018
 HB1044ZERINGUEPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Provides an exception to the prohibition on closed specification of products for construction of certain integrated coastal protection projects
 HB1057HAVARDTRANSPORTATION DEPT - Provides for conditions that may be placed on the transfer of roads from the state highway system to a parish or municipality
 HB1134HAZELMTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC - Requires the Department of Public Safety and Corrections to issue an economic hardship license under certain circumstances
 HB1138MONTOUCETMTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC - Provides for the issuance and requirement of a Class "E" temporary instructional permit for driver's education students
 HB1143STOKESMOTOR VEHICLES - Defines autonomous technology for purposes of the Highway Regulatory Act