HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

H.B. NO.

1323

TWENTY-SEVENTH LEGISLATURE, 2013

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 

 

 

 

 

 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

 

relating to high occupancy vehicle lanes.

 

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

 


SECTION 1. Chapter 291C, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended by adding a new section to part XVII to be appropriately designated and to read as follows:

"291C-    Zipper lanes; minimum number of occupants. No vehicle shall be operated within a zipper lane unless such vehicle has a minimum of three persons. The director of transportation, by rules adopted in accordance with chapter 91, and the counties by ordinance, may increase the minimum number of occupants required for a vehicle to be operated within a zipper lane."

SECTION 2. New statutory material is underscored.

SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

 

INTRODUCED BY:

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Report Title:

High Occupancy Vehicle Lanes

 

Description:

Requires a minimum of three persons per vehicle to drive within a zipper lane. Authorizes the Director of Transportation and the counties to increase this minimum.

 

 

 

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