S.1289: A bill to retain the existing vehicle weight limitations for vehicles traveling along any segment of U.S. Highway 78 within Mississippi after such segment is incorporated into the Interstate Highway System.

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Sponsor Thad Cochran, R-Miss.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced July 11, 2013
Latest Major Action July 11, 2013
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Bill Summary

Permits the continued operation of trucks on any segment of U.S. Highway 78 in Mississippi designated as a highway on the Interstate System. Prohibits application of federal weight limitations to those trucks that could operate legally on such a segment before that designation.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 11, 2013 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.