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SB 0478 - Education - School Buses - Fire Safety Standards for Engine Components - Study
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Sponsor: Senator Ferguson
Last Action: 4/4/2012 - S Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Senate Committee: Senate Committee on Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-SB 478
2012 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 478

File Code: Primary and Secondary Education
Sponsored By:
Senator Ferguson
Entitled:
Education - School Buses - Fire Safety Standards for Engine Components - Study

Synopsis:

Requiring the State Department of Education to research and explore ways to reduce the flammability of the plastic components contained in school bus engine compartments and report the results to specified committees of the General Assembly on or before December 1, 2012.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
2/2
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2/3
Hearing 2/15 at 2:00 p.m.
2/13
Hearing cancelled
2/15
Hearing 3/7 at 1:00 p.m.
2/27
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/7 at 1:20 p.m.
4/4

Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
3/29
Favorable with Amendments {304631/1 Report Adopted
Special Order until 4/5 (Senator Astle) Adopted
3/30
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/31
Third Reading Passed (31-14)
House Action
4/1
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Education, State Department of
Fire Protection
Local Government Mandates
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Reports
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
School Buses

Documents

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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments:
Senate
Number: 304631/01     Offered on: April 4, 2012   at: 11:32 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Senate
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Roll Call Vote (Legislative date is shown):
Senate
March 31, 2012: Third Reading Passed (31-14)