Issue Date:
Revised Date: 2019-04-15

Legal Cites

Sunset Review


The State Highway Department was combined with the Mass Transportation Commission to form the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation.

State Department of Highways and Public Transportation abolished effective 9-1-91 per H.B. 9, 72nd Leg., 1st C.S. Agency 601 reused for the new Texas Department of Transportation created in same bill.

Sunset continued by S.B. 370, 75th Leg., R.S.

Sunset continued by S.B. 2, 81st Leg., 1st C.S.

H.B. 3097, 81st Leg., R.S. transferred the Motor Vehicle, Vehicle Titles and Registration, and Motor Carrier Divisions and the Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority to the new Department of Motor Vehicles, Agency 608.

Sunset continued by S.B. 1420, 82nd Leg., R.S.

Sunset continued by H.B. 1675, 83rd Leg., R.S. until 9/1/2017.

Sunset continued by S.B. 312, 85th Leg., R.S. until 9/1/2029.

USAS Values

Cash Basis Function 08 – Transportation
GAAP Function 08 – Transportation
LBB Function 08 – Transportation
Agency Type O – Other
USAS Status A