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AB 332 (Bocanegra) Vehicles: local regulations: street closures

Position:Watch
Status:Chaptered
Summary:
Existing law authorizes the legislative body of a local agency to temporarily close to through traffic a highway under its jurisdiction in order to curb serious and continual criminal activity along that highway, subject to certain requirements, including the condition that the highway recommended for closure not be designated as a through highway or arterial street.
 
This bill would authorize the legislative body of a local agency to additionally temporarily close to through traffic a highway under its jurisdiction in order to curb illegal dumping. The bill would also allow a temporary closure of a highway that has been designated as a through highway or arterial street if the closure can be accomplished without a significant impact on the flow of traffic.
Comments:

This bill has bi-partisan support. 

More Info:Legislative Website Info
Last Updated:September 20, 2017