|BILL AS INTRODUCED||2007-2008|
Introduced by Representative Howrigan of Fairfield
Subject: Motor vehicles; funeral home vehicles; purple lights
Statement of purpose: This bill proposes to authorize the display of purple lights on funeral home motor vehicles used in a funeral procession or when approaching an accident scene for body removal.
AN ACT RELATING TO DISPLAYING PURPLE LIGHTS ON MOTOR VEHICLES USED BY FUNERAL HOMES
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 23 V.S.A. § 1252(c) is added to read:
(c) Funeral home motor vehicles may be equipped with flashing, rotating, or oscillating purple lights which shall be activated only during a funeral procession or when approaching an accident scene for body removal.
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