HB 598 (BR 2255) - J. Hoover
AN ACT relating to riding in trucks.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 189 to define "truck" and prohibit a person under age 16 from riding in an open cargo area on a highway; exempt trucks in a parade or trucks with camper tops or other enclosures and trucks registered under KRS 186.050(4) on private property; require that the operator of the truck be cited; amend KRS 189.990 to add penalty.
HB 598 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, H. Collins) - Retain original provisions of the bill; change to prohibiting no more than two persons under age 16 from riding in an open cargo area on a highway; amend KRS 189.990 to exempt court costs and fees for violation.
Feb 16-introduced in House
Feb 17-to Transportation (H)
Feb 28-posted in committee
Mar 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 3-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
Mar 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 7, 2006
Mar 8-3rd reading; floor amendment (1) rejected ; passed 94-2
Mar 9-received in Senate
Mar 13-to Transportation (S)