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Gov. Stitt signs bill that will increase turnpike, highway speed limits

Speed Limit 80 mph
Posted at 12:52 PM, Apr 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-19 10:16:29-04

OKLAHOMA CITY — Governor Kevin Stitt has signed a bill into law that will increase speed limits on turnpikes in Oklahoma from 75 to 80 miles per hour.

RELATED STORY: Proposed bill would increase speed limit on some highways to 80 mph

House Bill 1071, authored by State Rep. Daniel Pae, was signed into law by Stitt on Thursday.

Certain state highways will also see their speed limits increase from 70 to 75 miles per hour.

The new law will go into effect in November.

Click here to view the full bill.

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