FIRST REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 527
96TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES COOKSON (Sponsor), HINSON, DENISON, SCHIEFFER, FAITH, MEADOWS, STREAM, LONG, FITZWATER, HAMPTON AND RICHARDSON (Co-sponsors).
1291L.01I D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk
To amend chapter 226, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to highway safety.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:
Section A. Chapter 226, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 226.1275, to read as follows:
226.1275. The department of transportation is hereby instructed to conduct a study regarding the safety impact of putting four-foot shoulders on two-lane U.S. highways in Missouri. The study shall emphasize those highways that have historically been considered unsafe. The study shall be completed no later than January 1, 2012.