Reckless driving; person must attend alcohol safety action program if driver's license suspended. (HB1708)

Introduced By

Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Alcohol-related reckless driving. Provides that the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles shall not reinstate the driver's license of a defendant required to complete an alcohol safety action program for a conviction of reckless driving until notification of completion is received. Read the Bill »


03/19/2007: signed by governor


12/15/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073067380
12/15/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/03/2007Committee substitute printed 077802380-H1
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077802380-H1
02/05/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1708H1
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/15/2007Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007Motion to reconsider Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Passed by for the day
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Passed by for the day
02/22/2007Read third time
02/22/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 1-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1708ER)
03/08/2007Signed by Speaker
03/11/2007Signed by President
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 432 (effective 7/1/07)
03/27/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0432)