Summary: H.R.2453 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2453. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/01/2019)

Safe Routes Act of 2019

This bill directs the Department of Transportation to waive vehicle weight limits for covered logging vehicles.

The term "covered logging vehicle' means a vehicle that (1) is transporting raw or unfinished forest products, including logs, pulpwood, biomass, or wood chips; (2) is traveling a distance not greater than 150 air miles from origin to a storage or processing facility; and (3) meets state legal weight tolerances and vehicle configurations for transporting raw or unfinished forest products within the state boundaries in which the vehicle is operating.