Issue Date:
Revised Date: 2019-09-01

Legal Cites

Object Type

Cash — Transportation

Origin Date

1939 by the 46th Leg.


Licenses required of each handler of liquefied petroleum gas and equipment. License categories are determined by commission rule. Amounts are set by the commission by rule for initial and renewal fees for LP-gas activities.

Each LP gas cargo trailer, semi-trailer, bobtail and cylinder delivery unit registered or transferred and each truck used principally for transporting LPG in portable containers must be registered annually. The commission shall establish nonrefundable annual registration fees (between$100 and $300) and transfer fees (between $25 and $100).​

The commission may issue provisional licenses and establish a fee to cover the cost of issuing.

Applicants required to take examinations and in addition, may be required to attend approved academic, trade, professional or commission-sponsored seminars, other continuing education programs. Commission sets the examination, course of instruction and seminar registration fees.

For license expired 90 days or less, pays a renewal fee equal to 1 1/2 the normal renewal fee. For expired more than 90 days but less than 1 year equal to 2 times renewal fee. Over 1 year may not renew, must re-apply.

Due Date

At time of application for original license. All licenses expire at midnight August 31, annually. The commission may adopt a staggered renewal system.


S.B. 389, 67th Leg., R.S. changed deposit from Railroad Commission Operating Fund (0155) to General Revenue Fund (0001) effective September 1, 1981. 

Rates amended by H.B. 593, 68th Leg., R.S., effective 9-1-83

Amended by S.B. 1177, 70th Leg. R.S.

Amended by H.B. 2505, 72nd Leg., R.S.

Amended by H.B. 2007, 73rd Leg., R.S.

Amended by S.B. 590, 75th Leg., R.S.

Amended by S.B. 310, 77th Leg., R.S.

H.B. 2714, 86th Leg., R.S. removed the list of specific licenses from sec. 113.082 and authorized the commission to determine license categories.

USAS Values

Appropriation Year 20
Receipt Category 01 – Transportation
Receipt Type 10 – Business/Professional Fees
Object Group 30 – Revenues
USAS Status A