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 Bill Status of HB3412  95th General Assembly

Short Description:  TAXI SAFETY ACT OF 2007

House Sponsors
Rep. Renée Kosel - Kevin Joyce - Kevin A. McCarthy - James D. Brosnahan - William B. Black, Robert Rita, Jack McGuire, Linda Chapa LaVia, Richard P. Myers, Rich Brauer and John A. Fritchey

Senate Sponsors
(Sen. A. J. Wilhelmi - Christine Radogno and Debbie DeFrancesco Halvorson)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  9/11/2007HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0598

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Taxi Safety Act of 2007. Requires certain information to be posted in each taxicab. Provides that, if a taxi driver collides with a pedestrian while operating a taxicab, resulting in bodily injury, then any responding law enforcement officers must test the taxi driver for drug and alcohol use. Preempts home rule powers.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Provides that the taxicab medallion number or an exterior identification number must be posted in a visible location in each cab. Deletes language providing that law enforcement officers must respond to stop any taxicab if a passenger calls from inside that taxicab.

DateChamber Action
  2/27/2007HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Renée Kosel
  2/27/2007HouseFirst Reading
  2/27/2007HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/1/2007HouseAssigned to Registration and Regulation Committee
  3/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kevin Joyce
  3/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Kevin A. McCarthy
  3/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. James D. Brosnahan
  3/8/2007HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. William B. Black
  3/13/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Robert Rita
  3/14/2007HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Registration and Regulation Committee; 017-000-000
  3/15/2007HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/15/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jack McGuire
  3/15/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  3/15/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Richard P. Myers
  3/15/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Rich Brauer
  3/22/2007HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John A. Fritchey
  3/27/2007HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  3/27/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
  3/28/2007HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-000-000
  3/29/2007SenateArrive in Senate
  3/29/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading March 30, 2007
  3/29/2007SenateChief Senate Sponsor Sen. A. J. Wilhelmi
  3/29/2007SenateFirst Reading
  3/29/2007SenateReferred to Rules
  4/3/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Christine Radogno
  4/24/2007SenateAdded as Alternate Co-Sponsor Sen. Debbie DeFrancesco Halvorson
  4/25/2007SenateAssigned to Transportation
  5/2/2007SenatePostponed - Transportation
  5/7/2007SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. A. J. Wilhelmi
  5/7/2007SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  5/8/2007SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Transportation
  5/15/2007SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  5/15/2007SenateDo Pass as Amended Transportation; 009-000-000
  5/15/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading May 16, 2007
  5/15/2007SenateSecond Reading
  5/15/2007SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading May 16, 2007
  5/18/2007SenateThird Reading - Passed; 049-005-000
  5/18/2007HouseArrived in House
  5/18/2007HousePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence Senate Amendment(s) 1
  5/25/2007HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion Filed Concur Rep. Renée Kosel
  5/25/2007HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Rules Committee
  5/28/2007HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Recommends be Adopted Rules Committee; 004-000-000
  5/31/2007HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) June 8, 2007
  6/8/2007HouseFinal Action Deadline Extended-9(b) June 15, 2007
  6/14/2007HouseSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 House Concurs 099-000-000
  6/14/2007HousePassed Both Houses
  7/13/2007HouseSent to the Governor
  9/11/2007HouseGovernor Approved
  9/11/2007HouseEffective Date June 1, 2008
  9/11/2007HousePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 95-0598

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