THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY ARGALL, JUNE 14, 2011
REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION, JUNE 14, 2011
Amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated
Statutes, in size, weight and load, further providing for
permit for movement during course of manufacture.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Section 4968(a.1)(3) and (a.2) of Title 75 of the
Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes are to read:
§ 4968. Permit for movement during course of manufacture.
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(a.1) General rule.--An annual permit may be issued
authorizing movement on specified highways of:
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(3) aircraft refueling vehicles or vehicles and
combinations carrying raw milk, raw coal, flat-rolled steel
coils, steel slabs, hot ingots, a hot box, pulpwood and wood
chips [or], raw water or cryogenic liquid which exceed the
maximum weight specified in Subchapter C while they are in
the course of manufacture and under contract with or under
the direct control of the manufacturer, provided that they do
not exceed the maximum height, width or length specified in
Subchapter B unless they also qualify under paragraph (1),
subject to the provisions in subsection (a.2).
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(13) A combination of vehicles that hauls cryogenic
liquid from a manufacturing or processing facility to another
manufacturing or processing facility may be permitted by the
department and local authorities to move upon highways within
their respective jurisdiction if the gross weight does not
exceed 102,000 pounds. No permit may be issued for this type
of movement upon an interstate highway.
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Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.