56 Alerts From the TEXAS Tag


Motorists in Court—Latest Court Case Updates from Around the Country: oos E-Newsletter #544

This time of year, many state legislatures have wrapped up their yearly bills, but courts never stop. Here are just some of the cases we have been tracking. The Colorado Supreme Court recently declared that an alert by a drug-sniffing police dog to detect marijuana and other drugs no longer provides probable cause for a […]

oos Alert: The Texas Bill to Ban Red-Light Cameras goes to the Governor

Dear oos Texas Members, Red-Light Cameras are on their way out in TEXAS!  Thank you for your ongoing advocacy against RLCs.  We encourage you to find out how your elected officials voted and if they voted to ban RLCs thank him or her. If they didn’t give them reasons to reconsider automated traffic enforcement in […]

Immediate Attention for Texas Members: Call or Email your State Senator and Ask him or her to Support the Ban of Red-Light Cameras

Dear oos Texas Members, HB1631 to ban red-light cameras has already passed the House and our members report that the Senate Transportation committee waived the posting requirements on HB1631 to fast track it for a vote possibly as soon as this Friday on the Senate floor. Call or email your state senator today and ask […]

Texas Member Alert: Phone House Transportation Committee Today to Support HB1631—bill to ban Red-Light Cameras

Dear Texas oos Members, The House Transportation Committee meeting is tomorrow afternoon, March 26, 2019 at 2:00 PM and HB1631 –the bill to ban Red-Light Cameras immediately with no grandfather clause is currently on the agenda.  Over 100 lawmakers support this bill! Please check out the oos Red-Light Cameras Issue Page for reasons to get […]

Texas Members Alert: Support Senate Bill 653 to prohibit the use of Photo Cameras

Dear Texas Members, On March 20, 2019, the Senate Transportation Committee will discuss SB 653 beginning at 8:00 AM in E1.016.  Please committee members to ask them to support the bill. If you can make the meeting, we encourage you to attend. Here is the March 20th Agenda. Here is the text for SB […]