H.B. No. 0267

Commercial motor vehicles-definitions.


Sponsored By:        Representative(s) Cohee


AN ACT relating to commercial motor vehicles; amending definitions to comply with federal definitions; repealing exemptions from commercial vehicle requirements; and providing for an effective date.



1/22/2009   Bill Number Assigned

1/26/2009   H Received for Introduction

1/27/2009   H Introduced and Referred to H08

2/6/2009    H08 Recommended Amend and Do Pass



Ayes:  Representative(s) Blake, Carson, Cohee, Gilmore, Hallinan, Madden, McKim, Petersen and Zwonitzer, Dv.

Ayes 9    Nays 0    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


2/6/2009    H Placed on General File



Page 1-line 10          Delete "(intro) and" insert "(iv), (v), (vi) and (ix),".

Page 1-line 11          After "(vii)" insert "and 31-18-304(v)(intro)".

Page 2-line 13          Delete "rate" insert "weight".

Page 3-line 12          Delete "rate" insert "weight".

Page 5-line 9           Strike "state".

Page 6-lines 21 and 22  Reinsert all stricken language; delete all new language.

Page 6-After line 22    Insert:

"(iv)  Intrastate transportation on his own motor vehicle or combination of vehicles having a gross vehicle weight of less than fifty-five thousand (55,000) pounds by any farmer or rancher, or the employee of a farmer or rancher exclusively in his service, transporting produce or commodities for his own use to and from his farm or ranch;

(v)  The exchange of intrastate transportation in their own motor vehicles, or combination of vehicles having a gross vehicle weight of less than fifty-five thousand (55,000) pounds by farmers or ranchers, or the employees of farmers or ranchers exclusively in their service, when the exchange is between farmers or ranchers, or their employees, in the immediate community;

(vi)  The exclusive non-commercial transportation of children to and from school;

(ix)  Motor carriers Non-commercial vehicles engaged in the exclusive transportation of the United States mail;".

Page 7-After line 22    Insert:

"31-18-304.  Display of name or trade name.

(c)  This section does not apply to non-commercial vehicles:". 

Page 8-line 1           After "(C)" insert ", 31-18-103(a)(i) through (iii) and (xi)".  COHEE, CHAIRMAN



Page 1-line 2           After ";" insert "repealing exemptions from commercial vehicle requirements;".

Page 1-line 11          Delete the first standing committee amendment (HB0267HS001/A) to this line; before "31-18-201(a)" insert "and".

Page 7-after line 22    Delete the first standing committee amendment (HB0267HS001/A) to this line.

Page 8-line 1           Delete "and" insert ",".

Page 8-line 2           After "31-18-303(d)" insert "and 31-18-304(c)(i) and (ii)".  COHEE




2/9/2009    H Passed CoW

2/10/2009   H Passed 2nd Reading

2/11/2009   H Passed 3rd Reading



Ayes:  Representative(s) Anderson, R., Bagby, Barbuto, Berger, Blake, Bonner, Brechtel, Brown, Buchanan, Byrd, Cannady, Carson, Childers, Cohee, Connolly, Craft, Davison, Diercks, Edmonds, Esquibel, K., Gilmore, Gingery, Goggles, Hales, Hallinan, Hammons, Harshman, Harvey, Illoway, Jaggi, Jorgensen, Landon, Lockhart, Lubnau, Madden, McKim, McOmie, Meyer, Miller, Millin, Moniz, Patton, Peasley, Pedersen, Petersen, Philp, Quarberg, Roscoe, Semlek, Shepperson, Simpson, Steward, Stubson, Teeters, Thompson, Throne, Wallis, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv.

Excused:  Representative(s) Mercer

Ayes 59    Nays 0    Excused 1    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


2/13/2009   S Received for Introduction

2/17/2009   S Introduced and Referred to S08

2/24/2009   S08 Recommended Do Pass



Ayes:  Senator(s) Dockstader, Esquibel, F., Geis, Landen and Von Flatern

Ayes 5    Nays 0    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


2/24/2009   S Placed on General File

2/27/2009   S Passed CoW

3/2/2009    S Passed 2nd Reading

3/3/2009    S Passed 3rd Reading



Ayes:  Senator(s) Anderson, J., Bebout, Burns, Case, Coe, Cooper, Decaria, Dockstader, Esquibel, F., Geis, Hastert, Hines, Hunnicutt, Jennings, Johnson, Landen, Larson, Martin, Massie, Meier, Nicholas, Perkins, Peterson, Ross, Schiffer, Scott, Sessions, Townsend, Vasey and Von Flatern

Ayes 30    Nays 0    Excused 0    Absent 0    Conflicts 0


3/3/2009    Assigned Number HEA No. 0102

3/3/2009    H Speaker Signed HEA No. 0102

3/4/2009    S President Signed HEA No. 0102

3/12/2009   Governor Signed HEA No. 0102

3/12/2009   Assigned Chapter Number


Chapter No. 0183  Session Laws of Wyoming 2009.