01RS SB140


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SB 140 (BR 1158) - E. Tori

     AN ACT relating to towing.
     Repeal, reenact, and amend KRS 189.480, relating to towed vehicles, to require all motor carriers towing a vehicle to conform to federal motor vehicle safety standards established under Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations and KRS Chapter 281; establish standards and prohibitions on all other types of motor vehicles towing units upon a public highway; create a new section of KRS Chapter 281, regulating motor carriers, to require the Transportation Cabinet to promulgate administrative regulations to establish safety training for persons operating a motor carrier that operates a towing vehicle; provide for the safety training to be in addition to requirements necessary to obtain a commercial drivers license; amend KRS 189.990, relating to penalties for traffic violations, to conform; repeal KRS 189.060, relating to lights on vehicles in tow and projections.

     Feb 13-introduced in Senate
     Feb 14-to Transportation (S)

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