Introduced by Rep. Harold Haugh (D) on June 30, 2011
To require barges to display the owner’s name and contact information in light-reflecting 6-inch letters, and revise the light requirements for barges at night so they also to apply to stationary barges that partially block a channel. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Natural Resources, Tourism, and Outdoor Recreation Committee on June 30, 2011
Reported in the House on November 1, 2011
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on November 10, 2011
To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on November 10, 2011