HB 2898 Railroads; passenger rail service liability.
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Summary as introduced:
Passenger rail service liability.  Authorizes any agency or political subdivision of the Commonwealth that provides public rail transportation services to contract with a railroad company to allocate financial responsibility for claims related to passenger rail services. The agency or political subdivision shall maintain a liability insurance policy with limits of not less than $200 million per incident or accident. The measure caps the aggregate liability of the agency or political subdivision and the railroad company for claims arising from a single accident or incident related to passenger rail services at the greater of $200 million per incident or accident or the proceeds available from the insurance policy.

Full text:
01/21/05  House: Presented & ordered printed 054328348  pdf
01/25/05  House: Introduced bill reprinted 054328348  pdf

Status:
01/21/05  House: Presented & ordered printed 054328348
01/21/05  House: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/25/05  House: Introduced bill reprinted 054328348
01/27/05  House: Referred from Commerce and Labor (21-Y 0-N)
01/27/05  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/04/05  House: Passed by indefinitely in C. J. (11-Y 9-N)