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SB 96 (BR 487) - J. Higdon

     AN ACT relating to motor carriers.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 281 to require motor carriers registering Interstate vehicles through the International Registration Plan or intrastate vehicles greater than 26,000 pounds to complete motor carrier operation and safety regulations training annually; direct the Motor Carrier Advisory Committee(MCAC) to promulgate administrative regulations to provide standards for the education training courses; require the MCAC to approve providers of training courses, allow providers to set a fee for the course of no more than $200 and require the providers to report the fee to the MCAC; require maintenance of records by both the MCAC and the providers of training courses; provide limited exemptions from training requirements; amend KRS 281.905 to clarify the duties of the Motor Carrier Advisory Committee to include coordination and oversight of training course provided for in Section 1 of the Act.

     Feb 5-introduced in Senate
     Feb 7-to Transportation (S)
     Feb 27-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
     Feb 28-2nd reading, to Rules
     Mar 4-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 4, 2013; 3rd reading, passed 37-0; received in House
     Mar 5-to Transportation (H); taken from Transportation (H); 1st reading; returned to Transportation (H); posting waived
     Mar 6-taken from Transportation (H); 2nd reading; returned to Transportation (H)
     Mar 7-reported favorably, to Rules as a Consent Bill
     Mar 11-taken from Rules; placed in the Consent Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 12, 2013
     Mar 12-3rd reading, passed 99-0; received in Senate; enrolled, signed by each presiding officer; delivered to Governor
     Mar 22-signed by Governor (Acts Chapter 108)

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