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Winter Conditions And Traction Control Requirements

Concerning a requirement that motor vehicles meet traction-control standards for winter conditions.
2019 Regular Session
Transportation & Motor Vehicles
Bill Summary

Traction control equipment. The act amends the traction-control statute, which requires certain equipment during a winter storm, by:

  • Updating the equipment options to authorize current technology and traction options;
  • Setting minimum standards for tires; and
  • Requiring the traction equipment to be carried on I-70 between milepost 133 (Dotsero) and milepost 259 (Morrison) from September 1 through May 31 for icy or snow-packed conditions.
    (Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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