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Archive of Bills Referred


Bill No.
Bill Subtitle
Sponsor
Tuesday, April 7, 2009
BILL: SB964
Sponsor: Steele
TO ALLOW A PERSON WHO HAS AN ILLNESS THAT CAUSES HAIR LOSS OR IS UNDERGOING TREATMENT FOR AN ILLNESS THAT CAUSES HAIR LOSS TO USE A PRIOR DRIVER’S LICENSE PHOTOGRAPH UNDER LIMITED CIRCUMSTANCES.
Friday, April 3, 2009
BILL: HB1978
Sponsor: J. Edwards
TO PROVIDE VOLUNTARY ALTERNATIVE DRIVER S LICENSES AND IDENTIFICATION CARDS FOR ENHANCED IDENTIFICATION AND SECURITY PURPOSES.
Thursday, April 2, 2009
BILL: HB2045
Sponsor: Davenport
CONCERNING THE WEIGHT AND LENGTH OF EMERGENCY VEHICLES AND THE MOTOR VEHICLES THAT ARE TOWED BY EMERGENCY VEHICLES.
Wednesday, April 1, 2009
BILL: HB2208
Sponsor: Barnett
TO ALLOW THE PERMANENT REGISTRATION OF A FLEET OF MOTOR VEHICLES.
BILL: HB2020
Sponsor: Overbey
TO CLARIFY THE REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSING AND REGISTERING A MOTOR VEHICLE.
Wednesday, March 25, 2009
BILL: HB1673
Sponsor: Adcock
TO REQUIRE TEMPORARY CARDBOARD VEHICLE BUYER'S TAGS TO BE LEGIBLE AND VISIBLE.
Tuesday, March 24, 2009
BILL: HB1634
Sponsor: Stewart
TO CLARIFY THE USE OF AN ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE BY A PERSON WITH A SERIOUS WALKING HANDICAP.
Thursday, March 19, 2009
BILL: SB781
Sponsor: Teague
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS MOTOR VEHICLE COMMISSION ACT.
BILL: SB3
Sponsor: J. Key
TO AUTHORIZE THE ISSUANCE OF A SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE FOR COLD WAR VETERANS.
Tuesday, March 10, 2009
BILL: SB826
Sponsor: J. Key
TO PLACE REASONABLE RESTRICTIONS ON YOUTHFUL DRIVERS GRANTED A HARDSHIP LICENSE.
BILL: SB831
Sponsor: Bookout
TO ALTER THE OFFICIAL ROUTE DESIGNATED AS CROWLEY'S RIDGE SCENIC HIGHWAY.
BILL: SB681
Sponsor: D. Wyatt
TO CLARIFY THAT THE WEIGHT LIMITATIONS FOR VEHICLES UNDER THE ARKANSAS NEW MOTOR VEHICLE QUALITY ASSURANCE ACT DO NOT APPLY TO A VEHICLE THAT HAS BEEN SUBSTANTIALLY ALTERED AFTER ITS INITIAL SALE.
BILL: SB765
Sponsor: T. Smith
TO INCREASE THE MAXIMUM WEIGHT ALLOWED ON THE FRONT OR STEERING AXLE OF A VEHICLE.
BILL: SB771
Sponsor: Bryles
TO ALLOW THE STATE HIGHWAY COMMISSION TO ISSUE SPECIAL PERMITS FOR THE MOVEMENT OF SEALED CONTAINERIZED CARGO BETWEEN TWO (2) CONTIGUOUS COUNTIES.
BILL: SB782
Sponsor: Bookout
TO ALLOW THE ISSUANCE OF A REGULAR LICENSE PLATE TO A PERSON WHO QUALIFIES FOR THE ISSUANCE OF A MILITARY SERVICE OR VETERANS SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE AT THE SAME FEE REQUIRED FOR THE SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE.
Monday, March 9, 2009
BILL: HB2222
Sponsor: Adcock
TO CREATE THE ANIMAL RESCUE AND SHELTER TRUST FUND AND TO PROVIDE FOR AND ISSUE A SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE FOR THE SUPPORT OF ANIMAL RESCUE AND SHELTERS.
BILL: HB2217
Sponsor: Flowers
TO CLARIFY THE PROCEDURE TO BE USED WHEN A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER STOPS A DRIVER WHO IS IN VIOLATION OF THE REQUIREMENT TO MAINTAIN A VEHICLE IN SAFE MECHANICAL CONDITION.
BILL: HB2208
Sponsor: Barnett
TO ALLOW THE PERMANENT REGISTRATION OF A FLEET OF MOTOR VEHICLES.
BILL: HB2194
Sponsor: Pyle
CONCERNING THE MAXIMUM SPEED THAT A TRUCK AND TRAILER MAY TRAVEL ON INTERSTATE HIGHWAYS OR CONTROLLED-ACCESS HIGHWAYS.
BILL: HB2190
Sponsor: Patterson
TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING THE TITLING OF MOTOR VEHICLES THAT HAVE BEEN DAMAGED AND REPAIRED.
BILL: HB2132
Sponsor: Stewart
TO CLARIFY THAT AN OWNER OF A BOAT LIVERY SHALL RECORD THE REGISTRATION NUMBER OF A MOTORBOAT; TO REQUIRE AN OWNER OF A BOAT LIVERY TO NOT ALLOW A VESSEL TO DEPART FROM THE PREMISES WITHOUT THE EQUIPMENT REQUIRED BY LAW.
BILL: HB2137
Sponsor: Williams
TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING USED MOTOR VEHICLE BUYERS PROTECTION, SALVAGE AUCTIONS, AND SALVAGE AUCTION BUYER IDENTIFICATION CARDS.
BILL: HR1025
Sponsor: Carroll
TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR AN INTERSTATE LIGHT RAIL THAT CONNECTS ARKANSAS TO TEXAS, OKLAHOMA, AND MISSOURI.
BILL: HR1026
Sponsor: Carroll
RECOMMENDING THAT THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION AND ALL STAKEHOLDERS IN THE TRANSPORTATION ARENA WORK TO DEVELOP A PLAN FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF COMMERCIAL PORTS.
BILL: HB2085
Sponsor: Perry
AN ACT CONCERNING TOWING AND STORAGE CHARGES IN CONNECTION WITH A TOTAL LOSS SETTLEMENT.
BILL: HB2100
Sponsor: Dismang
TO CLARIFY THE POSSESSORY LIEN FOR TOWING A VEHICLE.
BILL: HB2106
Sponsor: Sample
TO INCREASE THE PROTECTIONS FOR CONSUMERS OF USED MOTOR VEHICLES.
BILL: HB2123
Sponsor: Harrelson
THE ARKANSAS CAPITAL PLAN FOR RAIL PROJECTS ACT OF 2009.
BILL: HB2125
Sponsor: J. Roebuck
TO ALLOW LAW ENFORCEMENT TO IMPOUND A MOTOR VEHICLE THAT DOES NOT HAVE THE MINIMUM LIABILITY INSURANCE REQUIRED BY LAW OR A CERTIFICATE OF SELF-INSURANCE.
BILL: HB2045
Sponsor: Davenport
CONCERNING THE WEIGHT AND LENGTH OF EMERGENCY VEHICLES AND THE MOTOR VEHICLES THAT ARE TOWED BY EMERGENCY VEHICLES.
BILL: HB2084
Sponsor: Perry
TO REGULATE AND TO AUTHORIZE THE ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE OF AUTHORITY FOR THE DISPOSAL OF CERTAIN MOTOR VEHICLES.
Friday, March 6, 2009
BILL: HB2023
Sponsor: Overbey
TO PROVIDE THAT BEFORE A LAW ENFORCEMENT VEHICLE IS SOLD FOR RESALE ALL LIGHTS, DECALS, LAW ENFORCEMENT RADIO, SIRENS, AND OTHER ITEMS THAT ARE ASSOCIATED WITH LAW ENFORCEMENT VEHICLES SHALL BE REMOVED.
BILL: HB2020
Sponsor: Overbey
TO CLARIFY THE REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSING AND REGISTERING A MOTOR VEHICLE.
BILL: HB2000
Sponsor: Flowers
TO ENSURE THAT USED MOTOR VEHICLES SOLD IN THE STATE MEET THE MINIMUM SAFETY AND EQUIPMENT STANDARDS REQUIRED BY LAW AND TO CREATE THE AUTISM SUPPORT FUND.
BILL: HB1994
Sponsor: Saunders
TO AUTHORIZE A BOATING ENDORSEMENT FOR A DRIVER'S LICENSE AND IDENTIFICATION CARD; TO PROVIDE FUNDING FOR OPERATION COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH MARINE PATROL PROGRAMS.
BILL: HB1978
Sponsor: J. Edwards
TO PROVIDE VOLUNTARY ALTERNATIVE DRIVER S LICENSES AND IDENTIFICATION CARDS FOR ENHANCED IDENTIFICATION AND SECURITY PURPOSES.
BILL: HB1961
Sponsor: Pyle
TO REQUIRE THE ARKANSAS STATE HIGHWAY AND TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT TO ANALYZE WRONG-WAY CRASHES ON INTERSTATES AND OTHER FREEWAYS THAT ARE A PART OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM.
Thursday, March 5, 2009
BILL: HB1954
Sponsor: Hawkins
TO AMEND THE CRIMINAL OFFENSE OF OBSTRUCTING A HIGHWAY OR OTHER PUBLIC PASSAGE.
BILL: HCR1016
Sponsor: Cook
RECOMMENDING THAT A SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF FUNDING FOR TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE BE COMMITTED TO COMPLETE CONSTRUCTION OF HIGHWAY 67 IN ARKANSAS.
BILL: HR1024
Sponsor: Carroll
RECOMMENDING THAT CONGRESS AND THE ARKANSAS CONGRESSIONAL DELEGATION SUPPORT INCREASED FREIGHT RAIL HAULING CAPACITY.
BILL: HB1924
Sponsor: Maxwell
TO ADD A FEE ON THE BUYER AT A SALVAGE AUCTION AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE FEE GOES TO THE INSPECTION AND OVERSIGHT OF AUTO AUCTIONS.
BILL: HB1909
Sponsor: Pyle
TO IMPROVE THE SAFETY OF HIGHWAYS IN THE STATE BY IMPLEMENTING ADDITIONAL EXIT RAMP SAFETY REQUIREMENTS.
BILL: HB1902
Sponsor: Cash
THE ELECTRIC AUTOCYCLE ACT.
Wednesday, March 4, 2009
BILL: HB1887
Sponsor: Lowery
TO REDUCE THE COSTS FOR MUNICIPALITIES, COUNTIES, AND THE STATE FOR CONSTRUCTING, RESURFACING, AND REPAIRING ROADS AND HIGHWAYS.
BILL: HB1867
Sponsor: J. Edwards
TO REQUIRE NOTICE TO BE GIVEN TO A MOTOR VEHICLE LIENHOLDER BEFORE THE ISSUANCE OF A DUPLICATE MOTOR VEHICLE TITLE.
BILL: HB1865
Sponsor: Davenport
TO CLARIFY WHEN A MOTOR VEHICLE SERVICE AND HANDLING FEE MAY BE CHARGED.
BILL: HB1860
Sponsor: Sample
TO LIMIT THE VALIDITY PERIOD FOR DRIVER'S LICENSES AND IDENTIFICATION CARDS ISSUED TO APPLICANTS WHO ARE NOT CITIZENS OF THE UNITED STATES.
Tuesday, March 3, 2009
BILL: HB1845
Sponsor: Stewart
TO AUTHORIZE THE REDESIGN AND SIMPLIFICATION OF MILITARY SERVICE AND VETERANS SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES.
BILL: HB1843
Sponsor: Stewart
TO AMEND THE SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE ACT OF 2005 TO ALLOW RETIRED MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES TO OBTAIN SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES FOR NOMINAL FEES.
BILL: HB1842
Sponsor: Stewart
TO ALLOW THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION TO ISSUE GOLD STAR FAMILY SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES.
BILL: HB1837
Sponsor: J. Rogers
TO DESIGNATE A PORTION OF HIGHWAY 67 AS ROCK 'N' ROLL HIGHWAY 67.
Monday, March 2, 2009
BILL: HB1786
Sponsor: Breedlove
TO EXEMPT SINGLE AXLE, FLAT-BED OR RAMPED CARGO VEHICLES THAT ARE TEN FEET (10') OR LESS IN LENGTH AND NOT USED FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES FROM LICENSING AND REGISTRATION.
BILL: HB1438
Sponsor: L. Cowling
TO AUTHORIZE THE ISSUANCE OF PARTS ONLY TITLES TO INSURERS.
Friday, February 27, 2009
BILL: HB1684
Sponsor: Barnett
TO REVISE THE REGIONAL MOBILITY AUTHORITY ACT.
BILL: HB1683
Sponsor: Barnett
TO CREATE A REGIONAL MOBILITY FUND TO PROVIDE A MECHANISM OF FUNDING TO REGIONAL MOBILITY AUTHORITIES.
Thursday, February 26, 2009
BILL: HB1673
Sponsor: Adcock
TO REQUIRE TEMPORARY CARDBOARD VEHICLE BUYER'S TAGS TO BE LEGIBLE AND VISIBLE.
BILL: HB1634
Sponsor: Stewart
TO CLARIFY THE USE OF AN ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE BY A PERSON WITH A SERIOUS WALKING HANDICAP.
BILL: HB1635
Sponsor: Reep
TO INCLUDE SUPPORT ACTIVITIES FOR RAIL TRANSPORTATION AS AN ELIGIBLE BUSINESS UNDER THE CONSOLIDATED INCENTIVE ACT OF 2003.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
BILL: HB1612
Sponsor: Barnett
TO COMPLY WITH FEDERAL LAW IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR RECEIPT OF FEDERAL HIGHWAY FUNDS.
BILL: HB1397
Sponsor: J. Edwards
TO AUTHORIZE GOVERNMENT-OWNED AND GOVERNMENT-OPERATED STORAGE FACILITIES FOR MOTOR VEHICLES TO REQUIRE PROOF OF INSURANCE BEFORE RELEASING IMPOUNDED VEHICLES.
Tuesday, February 24, 2009
BILL: SB255
Sponsor: Teague
TO INCREASE THE GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING USED IN THE DEFINITION OF MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER THE ARKANSAS NEW MOTOR VEHICLE QUALITY ASSURANCE ACT.
BILL: SB426
Sponsor: Teague
TO PROVIDE FOR INCREASED SECURITY IN THE ISSUANCE OF TEMPORARY MOTOR VEHICLE BUYER'S TAGS.
BILL: HB1602
Sponsor: Williams
CONCERNING THE TIME PERIOD THAT CAR DEALERS ARE REQUIRED TO PAY OFF EXISTING LIENS OR ENCUMBRANCES ON VEHICLES.
Monday, February 23, 2009
BILL: SB300
Sponsor: Whitaker
TO REPEAL ARKANSAS CODE §§ 15-59-101 - 15-59-115.
BILL: HB1581
Sponsor: J. Edwards
TO ENHANCE SAFE AND RESPONSIBLE PASSENGER TRANSPORTATION OF CHILDREN IN CHILD CARE.
Thursday, February 19, 2009
BILL: HCR1009
Sponsor: G. Smith
RECOMMENDING THAT A SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF FUNDING FOR TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE BE COMMITTED TO COMPLETE CONSTRUCTION OF I-69 IN ARKANSAS.
BILL: HB1551
Sponsor: Maxwell
TO CREATE THE ARKANSAS BLUE RIBBON COMMITTEE ON HIGHWAY FINANCE.
Wednesday, February 18, 2009
BILL: HB1318
Sponsor: Nix
THE SAFE TRANSPORTATION OF RAILROAD EMPLOYEES BY CONTRACT CARRIERS ACT.
Nix
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
BILL: SB309
Sponsor: J. Jeffress
TO IMPROVE THE SAFETY OF ROADS AND HIGHWAYS IN THE STATE BY ADDRESSING ISSUES RELATED TO THE LICENSING OF YOUTHFUL DRIVERS.
BILL: SB78
Sponsor: H. Wilkins
TO IMPROVE THE SAFETY OF MOTORISTS ON HIGHWAYS AND ROADS IN THE STATE OF ARKANSAS BY MAKING THE MANDATORY SEAT BELT LAW A PRIMARY LAW FOR ENFORCEMENT PURPOSES.
BILL: HB1494
Sponsor: Flowers
TO REQUIRE THAT MOTOR VEHICLES BE INSPECTED BEFORE REGISTRATION; TO ESTABLISH A FEE; AND TO ESTABLISH VARIOUS FUNDS.
Monday, February 16, 2009
BILL: HB1481
Sponsor: Shelby
TO REQUIRE MOTORCYCLE PASSENGERS AND OPERATORS TO WEAR PROTECTIVE HEADGEAR.
BILL: HB1461
Sponsor: Davenport
TO AMEND THE PENALTY FOR VIOLATING THE UNIFORM MOTOR VEHICLE ADMINISTRATION, CERTIFICATE OF TITLE, AND ANTITHEFT ACT.
BILL: HB1460
Sponsor: Davenport
TO AMEND THE DEFINITIONS OF MANUFACTURED HOME AND MOBILE HOME UNDER THE UNIFORM MOTOR VEHICLE ADMINISTRATION, CERTIFICATE OF TITLE, AND ANTITHEFT ACT.
Thursday, February 12, 2009
BILL: HB1455
Sponsor: Moore
TO CLARIFY THAT A PERMIT FOR EARTHMOVING EQUIPMENT MAY ALLOW THE TOWING OF TWO DIRT PANS AT ONE TIME.
BILL: HB1438
Sponsor: L. Cowling
TO AUTHORIZE THE ISSUANCE OF PARTS ONLY TITLES TO INSURERS.
BILL: HB1437
Sponsor: L. Cowling
TO REQUIRE VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER VERIFICATION FOR ISSUANCE OF TITLE ON REPOSSESSED MOTOR VEHICLE.
Wednesday, February 11, 2009
BILL: HB1423
Sponsor: Carroll
TO ENSURE THAT HEADLIGHTS OR HEADLAMPS FOR USE ON MOTOR VEHICLES ARE NOT USED OR SOLD IN ARKANSAS IF THEIR BRIGHTNESS OR INTENSITY ARE A SAFETY HAZARD OR OTHERWISE DO NOT COMPLY WITH FEDERAL SPECIFICATIONS.
BILL: HB1119
Sponsor: Kerr
TO IMPROVE THE SAFETY OF THE ROADS AND HIGHWAYS BY LIMITING WIRELESS TELEPHONE USE BY YOUNG DRIVERS.
Friday, February 6, 2009
BILL: HB1397
Sponsor: J. Edwards
TO AUTHORIZE GOVERNMENT-OWNED AND GOVERNMENT-OPERATED STORAGE FACILITIES FOR MOTOR VEHICLES TO REQUIRE PROOF OF INSURANCE BEFORE RELEASING IMPOUNDED VEHICLES.
Wednesday, February 4, 2009
BILL: SB28
Sponsor: Hendren
TO IMPROVE THE SAFETY OF THE ROADS AND HIGHWAYS BY LIMITING WIRELESS TELEPHONE USE BY YOUNG DRIVERS.
BILL: HB1148
Sponsor: Hall
TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE HIGHWAY COMMISSION TO ISSUE A SPECIAL PERMIT THAT ALLOWS VEHICLES TRANSPORTING CERTAIN PRODUCTS TO EXCEED MAXIMUM WEIGHT ALLOWANCES.
Tuesday, February 3, 2009
BILL: SCR4
Sponsor: Teague
RECOMMENDING THAT A SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF FUNDING FOR TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE BE COMMITTED TO COMPLETE CONSTRUCTION OF I-49 BETWEEN TEXARKANA, ARKANSAS, AND FT. SMITH, ARKANSAS.
BILL: SB104
Sponsor: Glover
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS INTERSTATE HIGHWAY FINANCING ACT OF 2007 TO EXTEND THE TIME FOR ISSUING GRANT ANTICIPATION REVENUE BONDS FOR THE RESTORATION AND IMPROVEMENT TO THE INTERSTATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM.
Monday, February 2, 2009
BILL: HB1327
Sponsor: Allen
TO PROTECT CONSUMERS OF MOTOR VEHICLES FROM EXPOSURE TO TOXIC CHEMICALS; TO AUTHORIZE PROSECUTING ATTORNEYS TO DESTROY OR SELL FOR SCRAP METAL A MOTOR VEHICLE IN WHICH METHAMPHETAMINE HAS BEEN MANUFACTURED.
BILL: HB1318
Sponsor: Nix
THE SAFE TRANSPORTATION OF RAILROAD EMPLOYEES BY CONTRACT CARRIERS ACT.
Nix
Wednesday, January 28, 2009
BILL: HB1262
Sponsor: L. Smith
TO CLARIFY THE LAW REGARDING THE AUTHORITY OF POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS OF THE STATE TO PLACE TRAFFIC-CONTROL DEVICES ON STREETS AND HIGHWAYS.
Tuesday, January 27, 2009
BILL: SB27
Sponsor: J. Jeffress
TO CLARIFY THE AUTHORITY OF THE ARKANSAS MOTOR VEHICLE COMMISSION TO ADMINISTER THE MOTOR VEHICLE EVENT DATA RECORDER LAW.
BILL: HB1239
Sponsor: Cole
TO PROVIDE OPTIONS FOR THE AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY TO USE MORE FUEL-EFFICIENT VEHICLES TO REDUCE COSTS.
Wednesday, January 21, 2009
BILL: HB1148
Sponsor: Hall
TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE HIGHWAY COMMISSION TO ISSUE A SPECIAL PERMIT THAT ALLOWS VEHICLES TRANSPORTING CERTAIN PRODUCTS TO EXCEED MAXIMUM WEIGHT ALLOWANCES.
BILL: HB1119
Sponsor: Kerr
TO IMPROVE THE SAFETY OF THE ROADS AND HIGHWAYS BY LIMITING WIRELESS TELEPHONE USE BY YOUNG DRIVERS.
Monday, January 12, 2009
BILL: HB1083
Sponsor: King
TO DIRECT THE PENALTIES IMPOSED FOR THE UNLAWFUL PASSING OF A SCHOOL BUS TO THE LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY THAT ISSUED THE CITATION.
BILL: HB1013
Sponsor: Kidd
PAUL'S LAW: TO PROHIBIT DRIVERS OF MOTOR VEHICLES FROM USING HANDHELD WIRELESS TELEPHONES TO ENGAGE IN TEXT MESSAGING.
TO ENSURE THAT THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY HAS ADEQUATE INFORMATION TO MAKE INFORMED DECISIONS ON HIGHWAY FUNDING BEFORE EACH REGULAR SESSION AND EACH FISCAL SESSION.