HB0253 (CH0543)

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2018 Regular Session



Motor Vehicles - Automobile Transporters

Sponsored by:

Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 543

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "stinger-steered automobile transporter" to include certain vehicles not engaged exclusively in the transportation of automobiles or boats for purposes of certain provisions of law regulating vehicle length and loads; specifying that certain provisions of law regulating vehicle length and loads do not prohibit a backhaul by an automobile transporter; increasing the maximum allowable length of a certain stinger-steered automobile transporter; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Environment and Transportation Committee (By Request - Departmental - Transportation)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
By Request of the Governor
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections
Narrow Subject(s):Boats and Ships
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Rules and Regulations
Safety -see also- Cybersecurity; Occupational Safety
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Weights and Measures
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(24-104.1, 24-105)

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May 11, 2018 4:29 P.M.