2015 - 2016 LEGISLATURE
ASSEMBLY AMENDMENT 2,
TO ASSEMBLY BILL 113
April 6, 2015 - Offered by Representative Ripp.
100.47 (3) (b) of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) No person in the business of selling farm equipment may sell 7
farm equipment that can be operated on a highway unless, at the time of sale, the 8
person who sells the farm equipment discloses to the buyer the gross vehicle weight 9and axle weights
of the farm equipment.".
(e) (intro.) The vehicle is directly engaged in harvesting farm
12products, directly applies being used in any of the following ways:
11. For directly distributing feed to livestock or for directly applying
spray, or seeds, but not manure,
to a farm field, or distributes feed to livestock
57. Page 7, line 9
: after "harvested" insert "or for assisting another vehicle 6
directly planting potatoes by delivering seed potatoes to the planter".
89. Page 7, line 23
: delete the material beginning with "or" and ending with 9
"truck" on line 24 and substitute "or
motor truck, or agricultural commercial motor
348.07 (2) (e) 3. of the statutes is created to read:
(e) 3. No length limitation for an implement of husbandry that is an 16
irrigation system in combination with a farm tractor, farm truck, farm truck tractor, 17
or motor truck temporarily operated upon a highway.".
348.27 (19) (a) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) 1. The department or its designee, with respect to state trunk 5
highways and bridges crossing over state trunk highways
348.27 (19) (a) 2. of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) 2. The municipality or county responsible for maintenance of 8
the highway or its designee, with respect to any highway that is not a state trunk 9
highway, including any connecting highway. This subdivision does not apply to any
10bridge crossing over a state trunk highway.
348.27 (19) (b) 2. of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) 2. Subject to subd. 3. and par. (c), any person to whom a no-fee 15
permit has been issued under this subsection may, at any time, apply for an 16
amendment to the permit to reflect a change in the applicant's circumstances or 17
information, including a change in the listing or map of highways to be traveled. 18
Upon receiving an a complete
application for amendment under this subdivision, the 19
maintaining authority shall provide the applicant with a decision on the application 20
within 5 business days of its receipt. If the maintaining authority fails to approve 21
or deny the application within this period of 5 business days, the application is 22
considered approved until the applicant receives a denial meeting the requirements 23
under subd. 4. or until 10 business days from receipt of the application. If the 24
maintaining authority fails to approve or deny the application within 10 business
days of its receipt, the application is approved. This subdivision does not apply if the 2
permit is a resolution or ordinance adopted under subd. 5. This subdivision does not
3apply with respect to a replacement vehicle as described in par. (c) 10.
348.27 (19) (b) 4. of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) 4. If a maintaining authority denies a After receiving a complete 6
permit application under subd. 1. or 2., if a maintaining authority denies the
it shall notify the applicant in writing of the denial and the notice shall 8
include a reasonable and structurally based explanation of the denial that relates to 9
the preservation of the roadway.".
(b) 4m. a. If a maintaining authority receives a complete
application with respect to, or a complete application to amend a permit, for
implement of husbandry described in s. 340.01 (24) (a) 1. b. and the only basis to deny
14the application is the listing or map of highways under par. (c) 3. accompanying the
15application, or for an agricultural commercial motor vehicle used as described in s.
16340.01 (1o) (e) 1., the maintaining authority may not deny the application. However, 17
the maintaining authority shall may
modify the application to include an approved 18
alternate route or map of highways other than those specified by the applicant under
19par. (c) 3.
for operation or transportation
of the implement of husbandry or
20agricultural commercial motor vehicle
approve the application.".
348.27 (19) (b) 4m. b. of the statutes is amended to read:
(b) 4m. b. The approved
For a maintaining authority under par. (a)
alternate route or map of highways under subd. 4m. a. may include highways
that are not under the jurisdiction of the maintaining authority issuing the permit 2
only upon prior approval of the maintaining authority having jurisdiction over those 3
highways, except that no prior approval is required with respect to a highway on
4which the implement of husbandry or agricultural commercial motor vehicle may be
5legally operated or transported without a permit or as authorized by a resolution or
6ordinance serving as a permit under subd. 5. b. For a maintaining authority under
7par. (a) 1., the alternate route or map of highways under subd. 4m. a. may not include
8highways that are not under the jurisdiction of the maintaining authority issuing the
1024. Page 19, line 18
: on lines 18 and 24, after "permit." insert "This 11
subdivision does not apply to a bridge crossing over a state trunk highway.".
348.27 (19) (c) 10. of the statutes is created to read:
(c) 10. If an implement of husbandry or agricultural commercial 15
motor vehicle for which a permit has been issued under this subsection is removed 16
from service or sold, the permit authorizes the permittee to operate or transport a 17
replacement vehicle of equal or lesser axle weight and gross weight, or of equal or 18
lesser length, for the remainder of the valid period of the permit. The original terms 19
of the permit, including any requirements imposed by the maintaining authority for 20
issuance of the permit, apply to the permittee's operation or transportation of the 21
replacement vehicle under the permit. If the replacement vehicle is of greater axle 22
weight or gross weight, or of greater length, than that for which the permit was 23
issued, the replacement vehicle may not be operated or transported under the permit
and application must be made under par. (b) 1. and a new no-fee permit issued for 2
the replacement vehicle before its operation or transportation is authorized.".