Commercial vehicles; training and testing. (SB1347)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commercial vehicle training and testing. Allows certain Class A driver training schools to be third party testers for the skills test component of the commercial driver's license examination. This bill has a delayed effective date of October 1, 2019, and is identical to HB 2183. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19104191D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/23/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1347)
01/23/2019Committee substitute printed 19104929D-S1
01/23/2019Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2019Read second time
01/28/2019Reading of substitute waived
01/28/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19104929D-S1
01/28/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1347S1
01/29/2019Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1347S1)
02/04/2019Placed on Calendar
02/04/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/07/2019Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Read second time
02/11/2019Read third time
02/11/2019Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1347ER)
02/12/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1347ER)
02/12/2019Signed by Speaker
02/13/2019Signed by President
02/14/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 14, 2019
02/14/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 21, 2019
02/21/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 78 (effective 10/1/19)
02/21/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0078)