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House Bill 1639

House Bill 1639

ARCHIVE (2009)

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DIGEST OF HB1639 (Updated February 25, 2009 3:33 pm - DI 84)

Move over or slow down for utility service vehicles. Provides that a person who operates a motor vehicle approaching a stationary utility service vehicle displaying alternately flashing amber lights must yield the right of way by making a lane change or reducing the motor vehicle's speed on certain highways if two warning signs, and in certain circumstances at least one flagman, are at the worksite. Provides that the failure to move over or slow down when approaching a stationary utility service vehicle under these circumstances is a Class A infraction that may also result in the loss of driving privileges.
Current Status:
In Committee - 2nd House
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