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House Bill 1199

House Bill 1199

ARCHIVE (2004)

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DIGEST OF HB1199 (Updated January 27, 2004 12:04 pm - DI 73)

Railroad health and safety inspections. Authorizes the department of transportation to perform health and safety inspections along railroad rights-of-way, in rail yards, in terminals, at rail loading and unloading facilities, and on trains if allowed under federal law. Allows the department to order the improvement or removal of a dangerous or an unhealthy condition on property owned or operated by a railroad. Provides a schedule of fines to be recovered in an action brought by the attorney general for violations of railroad health or safety conditions.
Current Status:
Out of Committee - first House
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