BILL SUMMARY for SB09-222
SENATE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
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|Moved that Senate Bill 09-222 be referred to the C||PASS|
Senator Williams, Vice Chair, called the meeting to order.
01:34 PM -- Senate Bill 09-222
Senator Lundberg, prime sponsor, presented Senate Bill 09-222, concerning standards for a sign required to notify drivers that an automated vehicle identification device is being used to detect traffic violations. He said that photo radar is a greater deterrent to speeding if motorists know of its presence. He said that there are examples of municipalities that are failing to abide by statutory requirements. He commented on a case in which signs providing notice of photo radar ahead have lettering so small that it is unreadable.
|TIME: || 01:51:21 PM|
|MOTION:||Moved that Senate Bill 09-222 be referred to the Committee of the Whole and with a recommendation that it be placed on the consent calendar. The motion passed on a 5-0-2 roll call vote.|
Final YES: 5 NO: 0 EXC: 2 ABS: 0 FINAL ACTION: PASS
The committee meeting recessed.