Public utility company vehicles; extension of loads beyond front of vehicles. (SB1050)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Extension of loads beyond front of vehicles. Allows loads to extend 10 feet beyond the front of the vehicle for utility poles during the daytime and for emergency utility repair at night. Under current law, no vehicle is allowed to carry a load that extends more than three feet beyond the front of the vehicle. Amends § 46.2-1120, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

  • 01/08/2013 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101557D
  • 01/08/2013 Referred to Committee on Transportation
  • 01/16/2013 Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/18/2013 Impact statement from DPB (SB1050)
  • 01/18/2013 Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/21/2013 Read second time and engrossed
  • 01/22/2013 Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/25/2013 Placed on Calendar
  • 01/25/2013 Read first time
  • 01/25/2013 Referred to Committee on Transportation
  • 02/07/2013 Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/08/2013 Read second time
  • 02/11/2013 Read third time
  • 02/11/2013 Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 02/11/2013 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2013 Enrolled
  • 02/13/2013 Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1050ER)
  • 02/13/2013 Impact statement from DPB (SB1050ER)
  • 02/13/2013 Signed by President
  • 02/13/2013 Signed by Speaker
  • 03/14/2013 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 385 (effective 7/1/13)
  • 03/14/2013 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0385)