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2008 Senate Bill 1524: Extend utility truck seasonal weight limit exemption
Introduced by Sen. Jud Gilbert (R) on September 18, 2008
To expand a limited exemption from the seasonal truck weight restrictions ("frost laws") for public utility trucks that applies to the utility‚Äôs subcontractors.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Transportation Committee on September 18, 2008
Reported in the Senate on September 25, 2008
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Sen. Ray Basham (D) on November 5, 2008
To require the public utility to assume joint liability for damage to any roads or bridges caused by the subcontractor while in the employ of the public utility.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the Senate on November 5, 2008
Received in the House on November 6, 2008
Referred to the House Transportation Committee on November 6, 2008