Motorized scooters and skateboards; localities to adopt ordinances regulating noise. (SB712)

Introduced By

Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Mopeds, motorized scooters and skateboards, and motor-driven cycles. Regulates the operation of "motorized skateboards and scooters," bans over-the-road operation of "motor-driven cycles," and differentiates these vehicles from motorcycles and mopeds. Read the Bill »


04/04/2006: signed by governor


01/20/2006Presented and ordered printed 068870364
01/20/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/26/2006Reported from Transportation with amendment (15-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006Passed by for the day
02/01/2006Read second time
02/01/2006Reading of amendment waived
02/01/2006Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended SB712E
02/01/2006Printed as engrossed 068870364-E
02/02/2006Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/28/2006Reported from Transportation with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Committee substitute printed 068953756-H1
03/02/2006Read second time
03/03/2006Read third time
03/03/2006Committee substitute agreed to 068953756-H1
03/03/2006Passed by for the day
03/06/2006Read third time
03/06/2006Passed by for the day
03/07/2006Read third time
03/07/2006Amendment by Delegate Griffith withdrawn
03/07/2006Amendment by Delegate Carrico agreed to
03/07/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendment SB712H1
03/07/2006Passed House with substitute with amendment (83-Y 15-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (83-Y 15-N)
03/09/2006House substitute with amendment agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006VOTE: (37-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB712ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
04/04/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 529 (effective 7/1/06)
04/12/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0529)