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Red-light cameras could be removed from Texas intersections after House vote

But an amendment to the bill could keep the devices in place until cities' contracts with vendors expire. Camera proponents say they make intersections safer, but critics say they undermine due process.

A red light camera at the intersection of I-35 and 11th St. near downtown Austin on May 6, 2019.

Texas Legislature 2019

The 86th Legislature runs from Jan. 8 to May 27. From the state budget to health care to education policy — and the politics behind it all — we focus on what Texans need to know about the biennial legislative session.

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Politics Transportation 86th Legislative Session Bob Hall Jonathan Stickland