VA SB73 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on January 22 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-01-29 - Referred to Committee on Transportation
Pending: House Transportation Committee
Hearing: Feb 22 in House Room 3
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Overweight permits for hauling Virginia-grown farm produce; bridges and culverts. Provides that no vehicle issued an overweight permit for hauling Virginia-grown farm produce, regardless of the vehicle's axle weights or axle spacing, shall cross any bridge or culvert in the Commonwealth if the gross weight of such vehicle is greater than the amount posted for the bridge or culvert as its carrying capacity. Current law requires specific weight limitations based upon axle weights or axle spacing.

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Overweight permits; vehicles for hauling Virginia-grown farm produce over bridges and culverts.


Roll Calls

2018-01-23 - Senate - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (35-Y 4-N) (Y: 35 N: 4 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-19 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2018-01-17 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Transportation (8-Y 4-N 1-A) (Y: 8 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2018-01-29HouseReferred to Committee on Transportation
2018-01-29HouseRead first time
2018-01-29HousePlaced on Calendar
2018-01-23SenateRead third time and passed Senate (35-Y 4-N)
2018-01-22SenateRead second time and engrossed
2018-01-19SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2018-01-17SenateReported from Transportation (8-Y 4-N 1-A)
2017-12-01SenateReferred to Committee on Transportation
2017-12-01SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100733D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
4621148(n/a)See Bill Text

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