|(a) When the legislature is in session, parking administration
shall assign and have marked for unrestricted use by members and administrative
staff of the legislature the reserved parking spaces in the Capitol
Complex requested by the respective houses of the legislature. A request
for parking spaces reserved pursuant to this subsection shall be limited
to spaces in the Capitol area and the additional spaces in state parking
lots proximately located to the Capitol.
(b) When the legislature is not in session, parking
administration shall, at the request of the respective legislative
bodies, assign and have marked the spaces requested for use by members
and administrative staff of the legislature, in the areas described
in subsection (a) of this section.
(c) The board may direct parking administration to
assign parking spaces to elected state officials and appointed heads
of state agencies who occupy space in state buildings located within
the Capitol Complex.
(d) Parking administration will assign parking spaces
to state employees with disabilities. See §111.37 of this title
(relating to Carpools, ADA, and Fleet Parking). A state employee will
be considered eligible for assignment to designated disabled parking
areas or permanent assignment to a free reserved disabled person's
parking space if the person holds a Texas Department of Transportation
disabled person parking privilege issued by a county tax assessor-collector
as described in Texas Transportation Code §681.002 or §681.003.
(e) If spaces are available, parking administration
may assign parking spaces to car pools. See §111.37 of this title.
(f) Parking administration may assign an appropriate
number of reserved parking spaces to state agencies housed in the
Capitol Complex, or in other state facilities administered by the
department whether or not located in the City of Austin.
(g) All remaining parking facilities under the charge
and control of parking administration in the area described in subsection
(f) of this section may be made available for use by state employees.
Such employees shall be those working for agencies who occupy space
in state buildings, located within the area specified in subsection
(f) of this section.
(h) To implement the requirements of this section,
the parking administration shall not be required to assign all of
the spaces available. The parking administration by discretion may
make use of any unassigned spaces designated under this section, so
long as that use is in accordance with Texas Government Code, §§411.061
- 411.067, and these sections.