Meeting to vote on SB778, SB114, HB915 and HB1077

Senate Transportation Committee
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
12:45 P.M., Rules Room

SB 778 (K. Ward and Scarnati): Amends Titles 74 (Transportation) and 75 (Vehicles) to reduce the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission’s annual commitment to support public transportation and to replace the reduction with equivalent contributions from the General Fund.

SB 114 (Boscola and Laughlin): Amends Title 75 (Vehicles) to create “Christine’s Law” requiring the removal of snow and ice from vehicles before entering roadways.

HB 915 (Causer): Amends Title 75 (Vehicles) to exempt milk haulers from travel restrictions during inclement weather and emergency declarations.

HB 1077 (Marshall): Amends Title 75 (Vehicles) to permit the movement of hot ingots or hot boxes.

Amendment No. 2007 (Vogel): Removes the provisions increasing the weight of electric trucks.

Amendment No. 2132 (Tomlinson): Improves the safety for hauling dozers with blades.