98RS HB629


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HB 629 (BR 2110) - H. Collins

     AN ACT relating to highways.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 177 to allow the Transportation Cabinet to exercise discretion in granting access to highways where access is controlled by permit.


     SCA (1, K. Nelson) - Delete provisions of original bill; define the term "partial control of access"; give Transportation Cabinet duty to establish spacing requirements for access points, set minimum spacing between access points at 1,200 feet in rural areas and 600 feet in urban areas; allow cabinet to change spacing of access control points if requested by owner, occupant or local government and if a change is supported by engineering and traffic study done by the State Highway Engineer; limit changes to 15% of minimum spacing.
     SFA (2, K. Nelson) - Make technical correction to Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 to HB 629\GA.

     Feb 17-introduced in House
     Feb 18-to Transportation (H)
     Feb 24-posted in committee
     Feb 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Feb 27-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 3-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for March 4, 1998
     Mar 4-3rd reading, passed 93-0
     Mar 5-received in Senate
     Mar 6-to Transportation (S)
     Mar 18-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with committee amendment (1)
     Mar 19-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 23-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for March 25, 1998
     Mar 25-floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute; taken from the Consent Orders of the Day, placed in the Regular Orders of the Day
     Mar 26-3rd reading, passed 32-0 with committee amendment (1) and floor amendment (2)
     Mar 27-received in House; posted for passage for concurrence in Senate amendments
     Mar 31-House concurred in Senate committee amendment (1) and Senate floor amendment (2); passed 97-0
     Apr 1-enrolled, signed by each presiding officer, delivered to Governor
     Apr 13-signed by Governor

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