Senate Bill 211

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Last Action 02/27/20: to Transportation (S)
Title AN ACT relating to vehicle towing.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 426
Sponsors J. Carpenter, P. Hornback
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 281.010 to define "automobile club," "emergency towing," "private property towing," "recovery service," "seizure towing," "storage facility," "tow certificate," "tow truck," "tow truck operator," and "towing company"; create various new sections of KRS Chapter 281 to establish the provisions for emergency towing; establish the provisions for private property towing; require that rates be posted in the place of business of a tow company or storage facility; require an itemized invoice for towing and storage charges; establish notification requirements for towed vehicles; establish payment and release requirements for towed vehicles; outline payment types that a towing company or storage facility must accept; require a towing company or storage facility to be accessible by phone during posted business hours; require the return of all phone calls within 24 hours; establish prohibited fees; require records to be maintained for a period of two years; outline acts prohibited by a towing company or storage facility; amend KRS 359.230, KRS 376.275, and KRS 189.725 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Highways, Streets, and Bridges - Vehicles, towing and storage of, establish requirements for
Motor Carriers - Towing companies, certificate of operation, establish requirements for
Safety - Vehicles, towing and storage of, establish requirements for
Traffic Safety - Vehicles, towing and storage of, establish requirements for
Transportation - Vehicle storage facility, operation requirements, establishment of
Transportation - Vehicles, towing and storage of, establish requirements for
Commerce - Towing company, operation requirements, establishment of
Commerce - Vehicle storage facility, operation requirements, establishment of

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02/25/20
  • introduced in Senate
02/27/20
  • to Transportation (S)


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