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  1. Introduced Apr 17, 2009
  2. Passed House May 19, 2009
  3. Passed Senate Jun 11, 2009
  4. Signed into Law Jun 25, 2009

HB 725

Louisiana House Bill

Requires motor vehicle operators to leave a safe distance between the vehicle and bicycles when passing and provides for signage, publications, and a public awareness campaign
2009 Regular Session
Bill Subjects:
Sponsors (59):



Date Chamber  
Jun 25, 2009 House Effective date: August 15, 2009.
Jun 25, 2009 House Signed by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 147.
Jun 16, 2009 House Sent to the Governor for executive approval.
Jun 15, 2009 Senate Signed by the President of the Senate.
Jun 15, 2009 House Enrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
Jun 11, 2009 House Received from the Senate without amendments.
Jun 11, 2009 Senate Rules suspended. Read by title and finally passed by a vote of 37 yeas and 0 nays. The bill was ordered to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
Jun 9, 2009 Senate Reported without Legislative Bureau amendments, read by title and passed to a third reading.
Jun 8, 2009 Senate Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
Jun 5, 2009 Senate Reported favorably.
May 20, 2009 Senate Received in the Senate. Rules suspended. Read first and second time by title and referred to the Committee on Transportation, Highways and Public Works.
May 19, 2009 House Read third time by title, roll called on final passage, yeas 97, nays 0. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
May 14, 2009 House Scheduled for floor debate on 5/19/2009.
May 12, 2009 House Read by title, amended, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading - regular calendar.
May 11, 2009 House Reported with amendments (14-0) (Regular).
Apr 27, 2009 House Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Transportation, Highways, and Public Works.
Apr 18, 2009 House First appeared in the Interim Calendar on 4/17/2009.
Apr 17, 2009 House Under the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Transportation, Highways, and Public Works.
Apr 17, 2009 House Prefiled.


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