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2011 Regular Session
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At the request of: (at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Environment and Natural Resources)
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Bill Title: Relating to motor vehicles.
Catchline/Summary: Expands offense of failure to yield right of way within a roundabout.
Prohibits certain persons from selling or offering for sale in this state brake friction material or motor vehicles with brake friction material containing specific amounts of certain elements or fibers. Becomes operative January 1, 2014.] Prohibits certain persons from selling or offering for sale in this state brake friction material or motor vehicles with brake friction material containing more than five percent copper and its compounds by weight. Becomes operative January 1, 2021.] Imposes civil penalties.] Directs Department of Environmental Quality to prepare report and present findings to Legislative Assembly if department determines that Brake Friction Advisory Committee in State of Washington has found that alternative brake friction material is available.] Creates exception to offense of failure to drive within a lane. Requires road authority to post sign prior to each multilane roundabout that warns drivers of hazard of driving next to commercial motor vehicle.
Chapter Number: Chapter 85
Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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