Government Administration and Elections Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

HB-6404

Title:

AN ACT CONCERNING THE OPERATION OF HYDRAULIC LOADING OR UNLOADING EQUIPMENT AT CERTAIN SOLID WASTE FACILITIES.

Vote Date:

3/28/2007

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable

PH Date:

2/20/2007

File No.:

SPONSORS OF BILL:

Labor Committee

Co-Sponsor: Re. Mushinsky, 85th Dist.

REASONS FOR BILL:

To protect employees of solid waste, recycling or resources recovery facilities from death or injury by hydraulic loading or unloading equipment.

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

See Labor JF Report

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

See Labor JF Report

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

See Labor JF Report

Reported by: Ashley Hobart

Date: 4/3/07