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Senate Bill 1420, 82nd Legislature, Regular Session, 2011, applies to TxDOT toll projects in which a private entity has a financial interest in the project's performance.

SB 1420 added Transportation Code, Section 228.013 requiring that the distribution of the project's financial risk, the method of financing for the project, and the tolling structure and methodology must be determined by a SB 1420 Committee consisting of a representative from each of the following groups:

  • TxDOT
  • Any local toll project entity for the area in which the project is located
  • The applicable metropolitan planning organization (MPO)
  • Each municipality or county that has provided revenue or right of way

The tables below contain information regarding the SB 1420 Committee for the TxDOT SH 288 Toll Lanes Project in Harris County.

SB 1420 - Final Report

SB 1420 Committee Final Report
Minute Order - May 2012

SB 1420 - Committee Meeting - April 19, 2013

Minute Order - May 2012
Meeting Notice to Texas Secretary of State
Minute Order - May 2012
Minute Order - May 2012
Minute Order - May 2012

Committee Members

The table below contains links to local government resolutions appointing members to the SB 1420 Committee of the SH 288 Harris County Toll Lanes Project.

Group Name Appointment Letter
TxDOT Mike Alford
Blind Sampling PDF
HGAC Matt Sebesta
Crack Attenuating Mixtures and Rich Bottom Layer Mixtures PDF
HCTRA Peter Key
FAQs for Hot Mix Asphalt Mix Design PDF
City of Houston Jeffery Weatherford
FAQs for Ride Specifications PDF
City of Pearland Scott Sherman
Flexible Pavement Design FAQs PDF


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