SB17-290

SB17-290 - Engineer Excavator Stamp Plan Underground Facility

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning a requirement that engineering plans involving excavation provide detailed information about the location of underground facilities.

Current law requires engineering plans involving excavation to include only general information about the location of underground facilities, and the excavator is the party with the duty to seek specific information about these facilities' locations. The bill requires:

 

  • Engineering plans involving excavation to include specific information about the location of underground facilities;
  • Engineers to use their official stamps on the plans; and
  • The stamped plans to be given to the person who will conduct the excavation.
    (Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)

     

Senate Committees

Latest update: May 2, 2017
05/02/2017 - Senate Committee on Transportation Postpone Indefinitely
04/19/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Transportation