Driver's license, restricted; person may drive in pursuit of health care services. (SB886)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Limits on driving on a restricted permit. Provides that a person who may drive on a restricted permit may drive in pursuit of health care services, including medically necessary transportation of any member of the person's family or household who is either incapable of or prohibited from operating a motor vehicle. Currently, the restriction is narrower, allowing such person to drive an elderly parent for a medical necessity and to drive minor children to medical care facilities. Read the Bill »

Status

03/19/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073029724
01/08/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2007Read second time
01/17/2007Reading of amendment waived
01/17/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/17/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB886E
01/17/2007Printed as engrossed 073029724-E
01/18/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/18/2007Communicated to House
02/02/2007Placed on Calendar
02/02/2007Read first time
02/02/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2007Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/16/2007Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Read second time
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/21/2007Engrossed by House as amended
02/21/2007Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Enrolled
03/07/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB886ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 553 (effective 7/1/07)
04/03/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0553)