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waive the requirement that existing traffic signs meet minimum retroreflectivity
standards on or before the compliance dates established by the Federal Highway
Administration.IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
Mr. CORKER introduced the following bill; which was read
twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
To waive the requirement that existing traffic signs
meet minimum retroreflectivity standards on or before the compliance dates established
by the Federal Highway Administration.
Be it enacted
by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in
SECTION 1. MINIMUM RETROREFLECTIVITY STANDARDS
FOR TRAFFIC SIGNS.
(a) Waiver- Notwithstanding any other provision
of law, existing traffic control devices shall not be required to comply with
the minimum retroreflectivity level standards set forth in section 2A.08 of the
Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices for Streets and Highways, 2009 Edition
(incorporated by reference in part 655 of title 23, Code of Federal Regulations),
on or before the compliance dates set forth in table I-2 of such Manual.
(b) Exception- Any traffic control device installed on or after the date of the
enactment of this Act shall meet the standards referred to in subsection (a).