Introduced Version





SENATE RESOLUTION No. ___




DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION


     A SENATE RESOLUTION urging the Legislative Council to assign the topic of automated traffic control systems to a committee for further study during the interim.



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Introduced

Second Regular Session 115th General Assembly (2008)


SENATE RESOLUTION


     MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:

    A SENATE RESOLUTION urging the Legislative Council to assign the topic of automated traffic control systems to a committee for further study during the interim.


    Whereas, it is important to maintain the safety of workers of a construction or maintenance zone from speeding motor vehicles by installing an automated traffic control system in the construction or maintenance zone and issuing traffic tickets to violators;

    Whereas, the running of red lights at intersections results in an estimated one hundred thousand motor vehicle accidents and one thousand fatalities annually in the United States; and

    Whereas, automated traffic control systems is an important topic affecting Hoosiers that deserves serious consideration from the legislature; Therefore:

Be it resolved by the Senate of the

General Assembly of the State of Indiana:


    SECTION 1. That the Legislative Council is urged to assign the topic of automated traffic control systems to a committee for study and research during the interim.



    SECTION 2. That the committee, if established, shall operate under the direction of the legislative council, and that the committee shall issue a final report when directed to do so by the council.