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HB53   Signed by the Governor
Referred to House Transportation Committee, chaired by a Democrat
Referred to Senate Transportation Committee, chaired by a Republican
Caption: Relating to the exemption from registration fees of certain vehicles used by nonprofit disaster relief organizations.
Republican Bill, authored by Thompson, Ed; Shine; Ashby
Co-authors: Plesa
Sponsors: Eckhardt
Co-sponsors: Hinojosa

View at Texas Legislature Online

Mon 11/14/2022


(H) Filed
 

Tue 2/14/2023


(H) Hugh Shine signed onto the bill as Joint Author
 

Thu 2/23/2023


(H) Referred to the House Transportation Committee, chaired by a Democrat
 

Wed 3/15/2023


(H) Mihaela Plesa signed onto the bill as Coauthor
 

Thu 3/16/2023


(H) Trent Ashby signed onto the bill as Joint Author
 

Wed 3/22/2023


(H) Considered in public hearing
(H) House Transportation Committee met and decided to leave this bill pending without objection.
 

Wed 3/29/2023


(H) Considered in public hearing
(H) House Transportation Committee met and voted for passage. Ayes (Canales; Raney; Ashby; Davis; Gamez; Harris, Caroline; Landgraf; Lozano; Ordaz; Patterson; Perez) Absents (Lujan; Romero, Jr.)
 

Wed 4/5/2023


(H) Referred to the House Calendars Committee, chaired by a Republican
 

Fri 4/14/2023


(H) Record Vote No. 207 (HB 53 was passed)

RV#207: Yeas 144 (R 83, D 61) - Nays 0 (R 0, D 0)
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Yea - Allen; Allison; Anchía; Anderson; Ashby; Bailes; Bell, C.; Bell, K.; Bernal; Bonnen; Bowers; Bryant; Buckley; Bucy; Bumgarner; Burns; Burrows; Button; Cain; Campos; Canales; Capriglione; Clardy; Cole; Collier; Cook; Cortez; Craddick; Cunningham; Darby; Davis; Dean; DeAyala; Dorazio; Dutton; Flores; Frank; Frazier; Gamez; Garcia; Gates; Gerdes; Geren; Goldman; González, J.; González, M.; Goodwin; Guerra; Guillen; Harless; Harris, C. E.; Harris, C. J.; Harrison; Hayes; Hefner; Hernandez; Herrero; Hinojosa; Holland; Howard; Hull; Hunter; Isaac; Jetton; Johnson, A.; Johnson, J. D.; Johnson, J. E.; Jones, J.; Kacal; King, K.; King, T.; Kitzman; Klick; Kuempel; Lalani; Lambert; Landgraf; Leach; Leo-Wilson; Longoria; Lopez, R.; Lozano; Lujan; Manuel; Martinez; Martinez Fischer; Metcalf; Meyer; Meza; Moody; Morales Shaw; Morales, C.; Morales, E.; Morrison; Muñoz; Murr; Neave Criado; Noble; Oliverson; Ordaz; Orr; Ortega; Patterson; Paul; Perez; Plesa; Price; Ramos; Raney; Raymond; Reynolds; Rogers; Romero; Rose; Rosenthal; Schatzline; Schofield; Shaheen; Sherman; Shine; Slaton; Slawson; Smith; Smithee; Spiller; Stucky; Swanson; Talarico; Tepper; Thierry; Thimesch; Thompson, E.; Thompson, S.; Tinderholt; Toth; Troxclair; Turner; VanDeaver; Vasut; Vo; Walle; Wilson; Wu; Zwiener

 

Tue 4/18/2023


(S) Referred to the Senate Transportation Committee, chaired by a Republican
 

Fri 5/19/2023


(S) Considered in public hearing
 

Sun 5/21/2023


(S) Placed on intent calendar
 

Tue 5/23/2023


(S) Record Vote (Senate Third Reading)

Senate Vote: Yeas 31 (R 19, D 12) - Nays 0 (R 0, D 0)

Yea - Alvarado; Bettencourt; Birdwell; Blanco; Campbell; Creighton; Eckhardt; Flores; Gutierrez; Hall; Hancock; Hinojosa; Huffman; Hughes; Johnson; King; Kolkhorst; LaMantia; Menéndez; Middleton; Miles; Nichols; Parker; Paxton; Perry; Schwertner; Sparks; Springer; West; Whitmire; Zaffirini

 

Thu 5/25/2023


(H) Signed in the House
 

Fri 5/26/2023


(S) Signed in the Senate


Lobbying Against/For/On This Bill

For

(Wed 3/22/2023) Testifying before House Transportation as Wells, David for Texas Baptist Men
(Fri 5/19/2023) Testifying before Senate Transportation as Wells, David for Texas Baptist Men
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Allmon, Jennifer for Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Andrews, Robert for self (with Austin Baptist Association Disaster Relief Team)
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Crossley, Jay for Farm And City
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Hale, J.D. for Texas Association of Builders
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Houston, Joshua for Texas Impact
(Fri 5/19/2023) Registering before Senate Transportation as Jaquette, Shannon for Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Litzler, John for Texas Baptist Christian Life Commission
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Lopez, Roberto for Texas Civil Rights Project
(Fri 5/19/2023) Registering before Senate Transportation as Mu for Texas Association of Builders
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Norman, Scott for self (with Texas Builders Foundation)
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Patterson, Tiffany for United Ways of Texas
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Reeves, Stephen for Fellowship Southwest
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as White, Scott for Velo Paso Bicycle-Pedestrian Coalition
(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as White, Scott for self
 

On

(Wed 3/22/2023) Registering before House Transportation as Quintero, Annette for Texas Department of Motor Vehicles
(Fri 5/19/2023) Registering before Senate Transportation as Thompson, Clint for Texas Department of Motor Vehicles



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