HB 1007-1_ Filed 02/26/2001, 10:46
Adopted 2/26/2001


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    RULED OUT OF ORDER


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HOUSE MOTION ____

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MR. SPEAKER:

    I move that House Bill 1007 be amended to read as follows:

    Page 1, between the enacting clause and line 1, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    "SECTION 1. IC  9-21-5-2 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 2. Except when a special hazard exists that requires lower speed for compliance with section 1 of this chapter, the slower speed limit specified in this section or established as authorized by section 3 of this chapter is the maximum lawful speed. A person may not drive a vehicle on a highway at a speed in excess of the following maximum limits:
        (1) Thirty (30) miles per hour in an urban district.
        (2) With the permission of the Indiana department of transportation, Fifty-five (55) sixty (60) miles per hour, except as provided in subdivisions (1), (3), and (4).
        (3) With the approval of the Indiana department of transportation, Sixty-five (65) seventy (70) miles per hour on a highway on the national system of interstate and defense highways located outside of an urbanized area (as defined in 23 U.S.C. 101) with a population of at least fifty thousand (50,000), except as provided in subdivision (4).
        (4) Sixty (60) miles per hour for a vehicle (other than a bus) having a declared gross weight greater than twenty-six thousand (26,000) pounds on a highway on the national system of interstate and defense highways located outside an urbanized area (as defined in 23 U.S.C. 101) with a population of at least fifty thousand (50,000).
        (5) Fifteen (15) miles per hour in an alley."
    Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.


    (Reference is to HB1007 as printed February 22, 2001.)

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Representative WOLKINS


RH 100701/DI rs
2001