HB 2472 to be heard by senate committee
A bill aimed at preventing trains from blocking major intersections in Oklahoma is set to go before a senate sommittee.
Oklahoma House Speaker Charles McCall announced House Bill 2474 will be heard Tuesday by the Senate Transportation Committee.
The bill passed the full house in February with a vote of 92 to 5.
If passed and signed by the governor, railroad companies could pay a fine of $10,000 for blocking an intersection for longer than 10 minutes.