85(R) - 2017
Transportation & Infrastructure
Relating to the allocation of revenue from certain penalties for transportation project delays.
No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
SB 1834 would require the Texas Department of Transportation to "establish a system to
track liquidated damages, including road user costs, retained by
the department associated with delayed transportation project
Vote Recommendation Notes
SB 1834 is consistent with limited government by increasing accountability and transparency with respect to the allocation of funds associated with transportation project delays. We support SB 1834.