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SB 5227 - 2017-18
Requiring drivers to stop for approaching other on-track equipment at railroad grade crossings.
Bill History

2017 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 18
First reading, referred to Transportation. (View Original Bill)
Jan 30
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 6
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
TRAN - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Feb 8
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Feb 21
On motion, referred to Rules Green Sheet for second reading.
Feb 24
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Feb 28
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 49; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 2
First reading, referred to Transportation (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report).
Mar 13
Public hearing in the House Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Mar 15
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
TR - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Mar 21
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Apr 6
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Apr 7
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 96; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Apr 10
President signed.

IN THE HOUSE

Apr 11
Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Apr 14
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Apr 20
Governor signed.
Chapter 87, 2017 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 7/23/2017.
Available Documents
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