House Bill 60

Last Action to Transportation (H)
Title AN ACT relating to railroad grade crossings.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 282
Sponsor R. Nelson
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 177 to require the Department of Highways to inspect all public railroad grade crossings at least 2 times per year; require results of inspection to be kept on file for 5 years; permit the department to assess the cost of inspection to the railroad company; require the department to promulgate administrative regulations to establish standards for railroad grade crossings; specify that within 90 days of being notified that a crossing is substandard that the railroad company submit plans for improvement; permit the department to issue an order to the railroad company to make improvement to a railroad grade crossing pursuant to the procedures set forth in KRS 177.150 through 177.210.
Index Headings of Original Version Highways, Streets, and Bridges - Railroad grade crossings; inspection of
Railroads - Inspection of rail grade crossings
Traffic Safety - Railroad grade crossings; inspection of
Transportation - Railroad grade crossings; inspection of


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • introduced in House
  • to Transportation (H)

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