HB 465: High-Speed Passenger Rail Safety
GENERAL BILL by Sirois ; Willhite
High-Speed Passenger Rail Safety; Provides for regulation of railroad companies; requires training for local emergency services under certain circumstances; provides requirements for railroad company reporting & DOT website publication; provides minimum safety standards for high-speed passenger rail; designates responsibility for maintenance of certain safety improvements; provides safety inspection requirements; requires certain fencing; provides liability for failure to construct or maintain fencing; provides for enforcement.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died in Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee; Transportation and Tourism Appropriations Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 39
• Introduced -HJ 39
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee
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