House Bill 421

Last Action to Transportation (S)
Title AN ACT relating to the operation of vehicles on a highway.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1360
Sponsors J. Stacy, H. Collins, J. Arnold Jr., E. Ballard, L. Combs, T. Couch, W. Coursey, J. DeCesare, T. Edmonds, D. Floyd, K. Hall, R. Henderson, M. Henley, C. Miller, S. Overly, T. Pullin, M. Rader, J. Richards, S. Riggs, S. Santoro, C. Siler, A. Simpson, A. Smith, F. Steele, J. Stewart III, W. Stone, T. Turner, D. Watkins, A. Webb-Edgington, A. Wuchner
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 189 to define the term "mini-truck" and add mini-trucks to the definition of "motor vehicle"; permit the operation of mini-trucks on highways other than interstate highways and highways with a speed limit greater than 55 mph; require operators of mini-trucks to comply with the same insurance, title, registration, and usage tax requirements as a motor vehicle; amend KRS 186.010 to define the term "mini-truck" and include mini-trucks under the definition of "motor vehicle"; amend KRS 190.010 to exclude dealers of mini-trucks from the requirement they be a licensed motor vehicle dealer.
Index Headings of Original Version Highways, Streets, and Bridges - Mini-trucks, use on non-interstate highways
Transportation - Mini-trucks, use on non-interstate highways
Insurance, Motor Vehicle - Mini-trucks, coverage required to be operated as a motor vehicle
Motor Vehicles - Mini-trucks, inclusion in definition of motor vehicle
Traffic Safety - Mini-trucks, operation on non-interstate highways
Local Mandate - Mini-trucks, use on non-interstate highways
Votes Vote History


  • introduced in House
  • to Transportation (H)
  • posted in committee
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 3, 2010
  • 3rd reading, passed 99-0
  • received in Senate
  • to Transportation (S)

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