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2011 House Bill 4925: Expand allowable ORV road-shoulder riding locations
  1. Introduced by Rep. Jon Bumstead (R) on September 8, 2011, to expand a 2008 law that allows counties in the northern part of the state to allow off road vehicles (ORV's) to be driven on the shoulder of some or all streets and roads, so that it would be available to all counties statewide. The bill would also eliminate a 2013 sunset on this law.
    • Referred to the House Natural Resources, Tourism, and Outdoor Recreation Committee on September 8, 2011.
      • Reported in the House on April 24, 2012, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the House on May 1, 2012. The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on May 1, 2012.
  2. Passed 84 to 26 in the House on May 2, 2012.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on May 8, 2012.
    • Referred to the Senate Outdoor Recreation & Tourism Committee on May 8, 2012.