May 2, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 6, 1984 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New York's 9th congressional district
About the bill
A bill to provide that the Secretary of Transportation may exempt segments of the Interstate system from the requirement that double trailer trucks be allowed to operate on all Interstate highways and from certain truck length and width limitations, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5568 — 98th Congress: Truck Safety Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5568
“H.R. 5568 — 98th Congress: Truck Safety Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1984. August 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/hr5568>
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