Drug test; use of synthetic urine to defeat. (HB3023)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Fralin (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Use of synthetic urine to defeat a drug or alcohol test. Provides that an attempt to defeat a drug or alcohol screening test by the substitution of an actual urine sample with synthetic urine is a Class 1 misdemeanor. The bill also provides that the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles shall disqualify for a period of one year any commercial driver's license holder who has been convicted of a violation of 18.2-251.4 and that the Commissioner shall disqualify for life any such person who has been convicted of two or more violations of 18.2-251.4. Read the Bill »


03/15/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Presented and ordered printed 079131302
01/10/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2007Presented and ordered printed 079131302
01/11/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/29/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3023)
02/03/2007Committee substitute printed 077841302-H1
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 077841302-H1
02/05/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB3023H1
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
02/14/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3023H1)
02/15/2007Rereferred from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
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 Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3023ER)
03/07/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3023ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/15/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 422 (effective 7/1/07)
03/21/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0422)