HB 710 (BR 1816) - H. Collins
AN ACT relating to transportation.
Amend various sections of KRS Chapter 189 , regarding traffic regulations, to modify and update traffic laws to comply with the uniform vehicle code; amend KRS 177.315, regarding access permits, to eliminate the maximum variance allowed from statutory spacing requirements; amend KRS 177.240, regarding rest areas on interstates, to eliminate the requirement that if a rest area is closed, a new one must be opened within 15 miles of the old site; amend KRS 186.405 and 186.410 to change references to "nondriver ID cards" to "personal ID cards"; amend KRS 189A.345 to correct a statutory citation error; amend KRS 189.280, 189.990, and 189.993 to conform; repeal KRS 189.490 and KRS 189.630.
HB 710 - AMENDMENTS
HCS - Retain the original provisions of the bill with the following exception: delete section on reducing weight limits per tire inch; delete changes in operating rules for motorcycles; renumber section references.
HFA (1, J. DeCesare) - Amend HCS to clarify that a center lane on a highway restricted to left turns may be used as a merging lane by individuals turning onto the highway from a collector road.
HFA (2, J. DeCesare) - Amend HCS to clarify that a center lane on a highway restricted to left turns may be used as a merging lane by individuals turning onto the highway from a side road or other entrance.
Feb 27-introduced in House
Feb 28-to Transportation (H); posted in committee
Mar 2-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute ; floor amendment (1) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 3-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 6-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 7, 2006; floor amendment (2) filed to Committee Substitute
Mar 9-3rd reading, passed 94-0 with Committee Substitute, floor amendment (2)
Mar 10-received in Senate
Mar 14-to Transportation (S)
Mar 20-taken from committee; 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 21-2nd reading; returned to Transportation (S)
Mar 22-reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent Bill
Mar 23-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 24, 2006
Mar 24-3rd reading, passed 38-0; received in House; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
Apr 5-signed by Governor (Acts ch. 173)