Overweight permits; exempts fire & emergency apparatus from weight limits on bridges & culverts. (SB742)

Introduced By

Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Bridges and culverts. Exempts fire apparatus responding to emergency calls from weight limits on bridges and culverts, provided the vehicles are not so heavy as to cause immediate structural damage. Read the Bill »


03/19/2007: signed by governor


10/30/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070390768
10/30/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/12/2007Committee substitute printed 079373768-S1
01/15/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/16/2007Read second time
01/16/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/16/2007Committee substitute agreed to 079373768-S1
01/16/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB742S1
01/17/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/17/2007Communicated to House
02/02/2007Placed on Calendar
02/02/2007Read first time
02/02/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2007Committee substitute printed 079442768-H1
02/08/2007Reported from Transportation with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2007Read second time
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Committee substitute agreed to 079442768-H1
02/12/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB742H1
02/12/2007Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB742ER)
02/21/2007Signed by Speaker
02/22/2007Signed by President
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 540 (effective 7/1/07)
04/03/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0540)