HB 171 Motor Vehicle Emissions Amendments


Increases the penalties for a vehicle that violates the emission standards to $100 for first offense, and $500 for subsequent offenses. 

Requires reporting repeat offenders to the local health department and the local health department to report repeat offenders to the Motor Vehicle Division.


  • Rep. Angela Romero
  • Sen. Luz Escamilla




2/9 House Transportation. Favorable Recommendation. 6-1-5

2/21 Passed Full House. 72-0-3

2/21 To Senate.

2/26 Senate Business and Labor. Favorable Recommendation. 5-0-2

Scheduled Hearings

2/9 3:40. House Business and Labor. Capitol Rm. 445. AGENDA

2/26 4:00. Senate Transportation. Senate Rm. 215. AGENDA

Additional Info

  • Bills: HB 171