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HB 2861 would permit the Department of Transportation
to enter into a comprehensive development agreement for several roadway
development projects. Additionally, the
bill would permit the department of a Regional Mobility authority to enter
into a comprehensive development agreements for several different roadway
The added subsection would expire on August 31, 2021.
While the authority to allow improvements to public roadway projects is clearly within the legitimate responsibility of the government, the provisions of this bill do not appear to have a connection to our liberty principles. Therefore, we remain neutral on HB 2861.