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Amendment

 

January Session, 2001

LCO No. 7449

   
   

Offered by:

 

REP. STONE, 9th Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 6285

File No. 274

Cal. No. 212

In line 1, before "Subsection", insert "Section 1. "

After line 55, insert the following:

"Sec. 2. Subsection (a) of section 14-222 of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof:

(a) (1) No person shall operate any motor vehicle upon any public highway of the state, or any road of any specially chartered municipal association or of any district organized under the provisions of chapter 105, a purpose of which is the construction and maintenance of roads and sidewalks, or in any parking area for ten cars or more or upon any private road on which a speed limit has been established in accordance with the provisions of section 14-218a or upon any school property recklessly, having regard to the width, traffic and use of such highway, road, school property or parking area, the intersection of streets and the weather conditions.

(2) The operation of a motor vehicle upon any such highway, road or parking area for ten cars or more at such a rate of speed as to endanger the life of any person other than the operator of such motor vehicle, or the operation, downgrade, upon any highway, of any motor vehicle with a commercial registration with the clutch or gears disengaged, or the operation knowingly of a motor vehicle with defective mechanism, shall constitute a violation of the provisions of this section.

(3) The operation of a motor vehicle upon any such highway, road or parking area for ten cars or more at a rate of speed greater than [eighty-five] twenty miles per hour above the posted speed limit shall constitute a violation of the provisions of this section. "