Nonresident motor vehicle operator; service of process on Commissioner of DMV as agent. (HB3126)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Civil remedies; service on Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles as agent for nonresident motor vehicle operator. Provides specific authority for the service of process upon the DMV Commissioner when a nonresident operating a motor vehicle in the Commonwealth has violated a provision of Title 46.2 or a parallel local ordinance. Currently, this authority exists only if the nonresident is involved in an accident. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/18/2007Presented and ordered printed 079097372
01/18/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/30/2007Impact statement from DMV (HB3126)
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/05/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB3126E
02/05/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Stricken at the request of Patron in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)