SB273 has been read and referred to the Senate Transportation Committee. If you are a constituent of a committee member, please contact your representative and request they review the bill and recommend it for passage.Read more "SB273 Moved to Transportation"
The members of the Senate Transportation Committee have been named. Senator Nichols will Chair. SB273 was sent to the committee on 07-FEB-2019. Please reach out and let Senator Nichols know you want this bill reviewed in committee. The Senator’s office can be reached at 512.463.0103 or 903.589.3003. https://legdir.capitol.texas.gov/memberInfo.aspx?Chamber=S&Code=A1400Read more "Senate Transportation Committee Named"
If you aren’t sure who represents you in the Legislature, please check out this handy reference page (Who Represents Me).Read more "Who Represents Me!?"
The 86th Texas Legislature will convene in 2019. Before the legislative body will be Senate Bill 273. This bill will protect the practice of motorcycle lane splitting. An activity that significantly reduces motorcycle fatalities by allowing riders to move between cars when traffic speeds are under 20 mph.Read more "SB273 Submitted"
SB 288 is still with the Transportation Committee and has yet to receive any consideration. Please make calls to the committee members asking them to set a hearing.Read more "Call the Transportation Committee!"
Senator Watson has officially submitted SB288! The bill is awaiting assignment to committee. Once the committee has been identified we’ll update the contact pages with members from the new session. Public education about the safety benefits of lane splitting has been identified as a key to successfully passing a bill.Read more "New 2017 Bill Submitted!"