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S. 1854 (113th): Idaho Safe and Efficient Vehicle Act of 2013


The text of the bill below is as of Dec 18, 2013 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1854

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

December 18, 2013

(for himself and Mr. Risch) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works

A BILL

To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to the operation of longer combination vehicles on the Interstate System in Idaho, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Idaho Safe and Efficient Vehicle Act of 2013 .

2.

Longer combination vehicles in Idaho

Section 127 of title 23, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:

(j)

Longer combination vehicles in Idaho

No limit or other prohibition under this section, except as provided in this subsection, applies to a longer combination vehicle operating on a segment of the Interstate System in Idaho if such vehicle—

(1)

has a gross vehicle weight of 129,000 pounds or less;

(2)

complies with the single axle, tandem axle, and bridge formula limits set forth in subsection (a); and

(3)

is authorized to operate on such segment under Idaho State law.

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