S. 2258 (100th): A bill to amend the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1986 to provide that the requirements for the operation of commercial motor vehicles will not apply to the operation of certain agricultural and firefighting vehicles.


Mar 31, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 31, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Karnes

Senator from Nebraska


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

3/31/1988--Introduced.Amends the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1986 to declare that its requirements do not apply to motor vehicles used solely for firefighting, emergency rescue, medical purposes, or farming ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 31, 1988

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2258”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


19 cosponsors (14R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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