SB 740: Persons Who are Deaf
GENERAL BILL by Soto
Persons Who are Deaf; Requiring the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles to create a form that an individual must complete for an identification card and a placard that indicate the individual is deaf; establishing a database of individuals who are deaf; requiring the Department of Law Enforcement to include information from the forms in the database; requiring a law enforcement agency to have at least one on-call officer who is trained in or knows American Sign Language or to contract with qualified interpreters, etc.
Last Action: 3/11/2016 Senate - Died in Transportation
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Transportation (TR)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
- Appropriations (AP)
SB 740, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/4/2015 at 8:13 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (2)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 487 (c1) Persons Who Are Deaf Torres Compare Last Action: 3/11/2016 H Died on Calendar, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 7061 (Ch. 2016-239)
Location: On 2nd Reading Calendar
S 1394 (e1) Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles Brandes Compare Last Action: 3/11/2016 S Died on Calendar, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 231 (Ch. 2016-77), HB 7027 (Ch. 2016-181), CS/CS/HB 7061 (Ch. 2016-239)
Location: On 3rd Reading Calendar
Citations - Statutes (4)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 320.0849 Page 2 (pdf) 901.245 Interpreter services for deaf persons. Page 2 (pdf) 943.0322 Page 3 (pdf) 943.1723 Page 4 (pdf)
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