Railroad Company – Movement of Freight – Required Crew

Bill Number:  HB0066

Bill Sponsor(s):  Delegate Stein

Subject:  Environment and Transportation

Bill Summary:

Prohibiting a train or light engine used in the movement of freight in the same rail corridor as a high-speed passenger or commuter train from being operated in the State unless it has at least two crew members; establishing certain penalties; providing that a railroad company is solely responsible for the certain actions of its agents or employees; prohibiting a county or municipal corporation from enacting and enforcing more stringent measures; requiring certain notice be made to the Department of Legislative Services; etc.

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