Bill Text: TX HB1611 | 2019-2020 | 86th Legislature | Introduced


Bill Title: Relating to regulation in the unincorporated area of a county of high-speed rail activity near schools.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-03-04 - Referred to County Affairs [HB1611 Detail]

Download: Texas-2019-HB1611-Introduced.html
  86R6176 JTS-D
 
  By: Ashby H.B. No. 1611
 
 
 
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED
 
AN ACT
  relating to regulation in the unincorporated area of a county of
  high-speed rail activity near schools.
         BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF TEXAS:
         SECTION 1.  Subchapter C, Chapter 112, Transportation Code,
  is amended by adding Section 112.104 to read as follows:
         Sec. 112.104.  COUNTY REGULATION OF HIGH-SPEED RAIL ACTIVITY
  NEAR SCHOOLS. In the interest of safety, a county by order may
  regulate operations and activities in the unincorporated area of
  the county related to high-speed rail, as defined by Section
  112.201, that occur within five miles of the campus of an elementary
  or secondary school, day-care center, preschool, or institution of
  higher education.
         SECTION 2.  This Act takes effect September 1, 2019.
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