HI HB237 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 20 2017 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2017-01-23 - Referred to TRN, EDN, referral sheet 1
Pending: House Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Requires school buses imported into Hawaii after June 30, 2018, to have seat belt assemblies and school bus contracts to require seat belt assemblies in all school buses by July 1, 2028. Applies only to school buses with gross vehicle weight of over 10,000 pounds. Requires DOT and DOE to adopt applicable rules.

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Relating To School Buses.



2017-01-23HouseReferred to TRN, EDN, referral sheet 1
2017-01-20HousePass First Reading
2017-01-19HousePending introduction.


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