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Official Publication of the State Administrative Rules (24-4-103(11) C.R.S.)

Details of Tracking Number  2014-00053

CCR details

Tracking Number 2014-00053
Type of Filing Permanent Rule
Department 600 Department of Transportation
Agency 601 Transportation Commission and Office of Transportation Safety
CCR Number 2 CCR 601-8

Proposed rule

Notice Filed with SOS 01/21/2014
Rule ProposedRuleAttach2014-00053.RTF
Statutory Authority 42-4-106(7)(a) and (b) C.R.S., 42-20-301(3), C.R.S. and Title 49 CFR parts 100 to 177.
Description of Subjects/Issues traffic regulations for tunnels on state highways, including the Eisenhower Johnson Memorial Tunnel
Purpose/Objective of Rule The Transportation Commission has revised the Rules Governing the Use of tunnels on State Highways in order to update state and federal statutory references, clarify and simplify language, and provide an easily understandable guide for use of the tunnels on state highways and specifically the Eisenhower-Johnson Memorial Tunnels. Section 42-4-106(7)(a), C.R.S., provides the Transportation Commission with authority to adopt rules concerning the operation of any motor vehicle and commercial vehicle in any tunnel which is a part of the state highway system. Pursuant to 42-4-106(7)(b), C.R.S., the Department may prohibit or regulate the operation of any motor vehicle and commercial vehicle which transports any article, deemed to be dangerous, in any tunnel which is part of the state highway system. Further, 42-20-301(3), C.R.S., provides authority to the Transportation Commission to regulate hours of operation of the Eisenhower-Johnson Memorial Tunnels on Interstate 70.
Comments The attached red-line draft shows changes from the Temporary Rules adopted by the Transportation Commission on January 16, 2014.
Submitted in response to issues raised by COLS/OLLS? No
Is this rule adopted in response to recent legislation? No
Hearing Date 03/28/2014
Hearing Time 02:00 PM
Hearing Location CDOT, 4201 E. Arkansas Ave., Denver, CO 80222
Contact Name Mary Frances Nevans
Contact Title Rules Administrator
Contact Telephone (303) 757-9723
Contact email maryfrances.nevans@state.co.us

Adopted rule

Adopted Rules AdoptedRules02014-00053.RTF
Redline Redline2014-00053.rtf
Adopted Date 05/15/2014
AGO requested date 05/19/2014
Attorney General Opinion 05/27/2014
Colorado Register publication date 06/10/2014
Effective Date 06/30/2014
Inserted into CCR 06/23/2014