H.R.2353: To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to the operation of vehicles on certain Wisconsin highways, and for other purposes.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about transportation and public works
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Sponsor Tom Petri, R-Wis.
Total Cosponsors 6 (3 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Introduced June 13, 2013
Latest Major Action July 23, 2013
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Bill Progress

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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Permits the continued operation of trucks on any segment of the U.S. Route 41 corridor in Wisconsin designated as a route on the Interstate System that could operate legally on such segment before that designation without regard to federal weight limitation requirements.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 23, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
July 22, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
July 22, 2013 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4836)
July 22, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2353.
July 22, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4836)
July 22, 2013 Mr. Petri moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
July 22, 2013 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 117.
July 22, 2013 Reported by the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. H. Rept. 113-162.
July 18, 2013 Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
July 18, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
July 18, 2013 Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Discharged.
June 14, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
June 13, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.