Pennsylvania - SB589 - 2017

In general provisions, further providing for the definition of "stinger-steered automobile" or "boat transporter"; and, in size, weight and load, further providing for fire apparatus, for length of vehicles and for maximum gross weight of vehicles.

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Transportation

Added On: 04-19-2017
Updated On: 07-19-2017
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Wayne Langerholc (Republican)





Actions (20)

  • 04-13-2017 - Referred to TRANSPORTATION
  • 04-25-2017 - First consideration
  • 04-25-2017 - Reported as amended
  • 05-24-2017 - Second consideration, with amendments
  • 06-06-2017 - In the House
  • 06-06-2017 - Third consideration and final passage (49-0)
  • 06-07-2017 - Referred to TRANSPORTATION
  • 06-28-2017 - Removed from table
  • 06-28-2017 - Laid on the table
  • 06-28-2017 - First consideration
  • 06-28-2017 - Reported as committed
  • 06-29-2017 - Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
  • 06-29-2017 - Second consideration
  • 07-08-2017 - Signed in Senate
  • 07-08-2017 - Third consideration and final passage (188-0)
  • 07-08-2017 - Re-reported as committed
  • 07-09-2017 - Signed in House
  • 07-10-2017 - Presented to the Governor
  • 07-20-2017 - Act No. 31
  • 07-20-2017 - Approved by the Governor

Votes (5)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Passed
04-25-2017Senate Transportation: Reported as AmendedSenate1500yes
06-06-2017Senate Floor: SB 589 PN 887, FINAL PASSAGESenate4901yes
06-27-2017House Transportation: Report Bill As CommittedHouse2403yes
07-08-2017House Floor: SB 589 PN 887, FPHouse188015yes
07-08-2017House Appropriations: Re-report Bill As CommittedHouse3304yes

Sponsors (19)

News (2)

Pennsylvania Approves HD Natural Gas Vehicle Weight Exemption - NGV Global (press release) (blog)
Published by ngvglobal.com
Sun, 11 Jun 2017 08:16:54 GMT

The U.S. State of Pennsylvania Senate has unanimously approved a bill introduced by Sen. Wayne Langerholc to promote the use of cleaner-burning natural gas in larger vehicles. The Senator's SB 589 increases the maximum allowable weight for motor ...

State Senate Unanimously Approves New Legislation for Large NGVs - NGT News
Published by ngtnews.com
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:39:52 GMT

A bill introduced by Pennsylvania State Sen. Wayne Langerholc, R-35, to promote the use of cleaner-burning natural gas in larger vehicles was unanimously approved by the State Senate last week. Langerholc's S.B.589 increases the maximum allowable ...