SB 58

84(R) - 2015
Senate Transportation
Senate Transportation
Transportation & Infrastructure

Vote Recommendation

  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral


Jane Nelson


Van Taylor

Bill Caption

Relating to the enforcement of commercial vehicle safety standards by certain counties.

Fiscal Notes

No fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.

Bill Analysis

This bill authorizes certain county sheriffs to inspect commercial vehicles to enforce federal safety regulations.It would amend the Transportation Code, to provide that a sheriff or deputy sheriff of a county bordering the United Mexico States or of a county with a population of 700,000, lowered from one million.

Vote Recommendation Notes

We are neutral on this legislation. This bill would permit more areas to be able to enforce these regulations, however, this does not weigh against or in favor of any of our principles in which we provide analysis for.