Incident management; VDOT vehicles are exempt from certain provisions. (SB1144)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Incident management. Provides that vehicles owned or controlled by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) are exempt from provisions related to stopping on highways while performing emergency road clearance duties. The bill also provides that, in addition to tow truck operators, VDOT vehicles may perform certain incident management duties. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078379124
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/29/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N 1-A)
01/30/2007Read second time
01/30/2007Reading of amendment waived
01/30/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1144E
01/30/2007Printed as engrossed 078379124-E
01/31/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2007Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2007Read second time
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1144ER)
02/14/2007Signed by President
02/14/2007Signed by Speaker
02/23/2007Governor's recommendation received by Senate
02/23/2007Placed on Calendar
02/24/2007Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/07)
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (SB1144ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 918 (effective 7/1/07)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0918)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2163.