HOUSE BILL No. 1821
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Synopsis: Maximum length of semitrailer unit. Specifies that the
maximum length of a semitrailer unit operating in a
truck-tractor-semitrailer combination is 53 feet, including the vehicle
and the load.
Effective: July 1, 2001.
January 17, 2001, read first time and referred to Committee on Roads and Transportation.
First Regular Session 112th General Assembly (2001)
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HOUSE BILL No. 1821
A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SOURCE: IC 9-20-13-2; (01)IN1821.1.1. -->
IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2001]: Sec. 2. (a) Notwithstanding
, and except for length exclusive devices in
accordance with 23 CFR 658.13, the following are the maximum
limitations on length of a truck-tractor, semitrailer,
truck-tractor-semitrailer combination, or
(1) The maximum length of the semitrailer unit operating in a
truck-tractor-semitrailer combination is fifty-three (53) feet,
including the vehicle and the load.
(2) The maximum length of the semitrailer unit or trailer
operating in a truck-tractor-semitrailer-trailer combination is
twenty-eight (28) feet, six (6) inches.
(3) A maximum overall length limit is not imposed on a
truck-tractor-semitrailer or truck-tractor-semitrailer-trailer
(4) The maximum length of a maxi-cube vehicle combination is
sixty-five (65) feet, and the maximum length of the separable
cargo carrying unit is thirty-four (34) feet.
(b) This section does not prohibit the transportation of a motor
vehicle or boat on part of a truck-tractor.