SB18-197 - Agriculture Motor Vehicle Port Of Entry

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning an exception to the requirement that a motor vehicle clear a port of entry for vehicles transporting agricultural commodities.

Current law requires motor vehicles having an empty weight of 16,000 or more pounds or a motor vehicle that weighs 26,001 or more pounds fully loaded to clear a port of entry within 5 miles of its route. The bill exempts motor vehicles using trailers primarily used in the transport of agriculture commodities or livestock.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Latest update: April 25, 2018
04/25/2018 - House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Postpone Indefinitely
04/04/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
03/29/2018 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
03/28/2018 - Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
03/27/2018 - Senate Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
03/22/2018 - Senate Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy Refer Amended to Senate Committee of the Whole
03/05/2018 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Agriculture, Natural Resources, & Energy