Washington - SB5098 - 2017

Concerning high hazard flammable train speed limits in certain urban areas.

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Added On: 02-08-2017
Updated On: 01-11-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Andrew Billig (Democratic)





Companion Bills (1)

Actions (6)

  • 01-12-2017 - First reading, referred to Transportation.
  • 02-15-2017 - Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Transportation at 3:30 PM.
  • 04-24-2017 - By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
  • 05-23-2017 - By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
  • 06-21-2017 - By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.
  • 01-08-2018 - By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status.

Sponsors (14)

News (1)

Bill would let Spokane officials order railroads to go slower through downtown area - The Spokesman-Review
Published by spokesman.com
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:51:20 GMT

OLYMPIA Spokane officials could make railroads slow down on their way through the city under a bill proposed Wednesday. SB 5098, sponsored by Sen. Andy Billig, D-Spokane, would give major cities, along with the state Utilities and Transportation ...