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HB 2696 - 2017-18
Concerning medical certificate requirements for applicants and holders of commercial drivers' licenses and commercial learners' permits.
Sponsors: Valdez, Orcutt, Eslick, Jinkins
By Request: Department of Licensing
Companion Bill: SB 6330
Bill History

2018 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 12
First reading, referred to Transportation (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report). (View Original Bill)
Jan 22
Public hearing in the House Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Jan 24
Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the House Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Jan 31
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
TR - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Feb 2
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Feb 13
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
1st substitute bill substituted (TR 18). (View 1st Substitute)
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 98; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Feb 15
First reading, referred to Transportation.
Feb 19
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 20
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
TRAN - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Feb 22
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Mar 1
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Mar 2
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 47; nays, 0; absent, 2; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 6
Speaker signed.

IN THE SENATE

Mar 7
President signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Mar 8
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Mar 13
Governor signed.
Chapter 49, 2018 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 4/30/2019.
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