Tractor-semitrailer combinations; exemption for certain from length limit. (HB1430)

Introduced By

Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Vehicle lengths; exemption. Provides an exemption from the vehicle length limit for tractor-semitrailer combinations where the length of the semitrailer does not exceed 53 feet. Allows the Commonwealth Transportation Commissioner to restrict the operations of such tractor-semitrailer combinations from certain roads based on a safety and engineering analysis. Read the Bill »


03/24/2006: signed by governor


01/17/2006Presented and ordered printed 069826392
01/17/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/26/2006Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N)
01/27/2006Read first time
01/30/2006Read second time
01/30/2006Passed by for the day
01/31/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Communicated to Senate
02/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/16/2006Reported from Transportation (14-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2006Read third time
02/21/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/28/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1430ER)
03/01/2006Signed by Speaker
03/02/2006Signed by President
03/24/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 210 (effective 7/1/06)
04/03/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0210)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB523.