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2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 835
Vehicles; 5 percent variance of weight limitations for towing disabled commercial vehicles; provide
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 6 of Title 32 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to weight and dimensions of vehicles and loads, so as to provide for a 5 percent variance of weight limitations for vehicles towing disabled, damaged, or wrecked commercial vehicles; to provide for annual permits for commercial wreckers exceeding the maximum weight and dimensions for vehicles and loads allowed on the state highway system when conducting an emergency tow; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2012 - Effective Date
May/01/2012 - Act 672
May/01/2012 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/02/2012 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/22/2012 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/22/2012 - Senate Third Read
Mar/20/2012 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/19/2012 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/17/2012 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/16/2012 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/16/2012 - House Third Readers
Feb/08/2012 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/01/2012 - House Second Readers
Jan/31/2012 - House First Readers
Jan/30/2012 - House Hopper
2/16/2012 Structured Rule
Mar/22/2012 - Senate Vote #678Yea(47)Nay(1)NV(4)
Feb/16/2012 - House Vote #486Yea(163)Nay(0)NV(11)
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