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House Committee on Transportation - 71st R.S. (1989)

Committee Members
David Cain, Chair
Sam Russell, Vice Chair
Ron Lewis, Chair - Budget & Oversight
Billy Clemons
Al Edwards
George Pierce
M.A. Taylor
Garfield Thompson
Brad Wright
Charges
• To monitor all activities and to have budget oversight responsibilities for those agencies, boards and commissions as listed in Rule 3, Section 34.
• To study the operations and practices of the Dallas Area Rapid Transit Authority, specifically the implementation of HB 3164, 71st Legislature, Regular Session and HCR 244, 71st Legislature, Regular Session.
• To study the recodification of statutes relating to the agencies and issues under the purview of the Committee.
• To study the implementation of legislation affecting transportation passed during the 71st Legislative Session.
• To study the public benefits and necessity of revisions to the salvage certificate program.
• To study alternate transportation technologies, including monorail, magnetic levitation, alternate fuels and rigid airships.
• To study the creation, operation and funding of rural and small urban transit systems.
• To study the appropriate funding levels and mechanisms for the state's role in aviation.

Note:
No report was issued.
Interim member information is from 71st Legislature Interim Committees, L1800.1 In8 71.

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