H.R. 2497 (98th): A bill to delay implementation of the requirement that States allow tandem trailer trucks on Interstate highways and designated primary highways, to establish procedures for exempting certain of those highways from that requirement, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Apr 12, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 12, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William Ratchford
Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district
Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/12/1983--Introduced.Amends the Surface Transportation Assistance Act of 1982 to exempt designated Interstate System and Federal-aid primary system highways from the requirement that States allow commercial motor vehicle combinations consisting of ... Read more >
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H.R. 5568 (Related)
Truck Safety Act of 1984

Passed House
Last Action: Aug 6, 1984

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History

Introduced
Apr 12, 1983

Details

Cosponsors
14 cosponsors (9D, 5R) (show)
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Votes

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