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Senate Bill 509 Passes
The Senate has passed SB509 dealing with implements of husbandry on our state and local roads. The bill is an important compromise in allowing heavy farm equipment on state roads while trying to preserve the condition of those roads at a time in which repair funds are limited. A companion bill is awaiting attention in the Assembly and Local 5 Ag reporter Mike Austin talked with one rural legislator about the likelyhood of it passing this session,