Traffic infractions; deferral of proceedings. (HB95)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Deferral of proceedings for traffic infractions. Provides that persons who have not (i) previously been convicted of any traffic offense, including any traffic infraction; (ii) previously been referred to a traffic school or driver improvement clinic in lieu of a conviction; or (iii) previously had proceedings against them for a traffic infraction dismissed pursuant to this section, may be placed on probation instead of being adjudicated guilty of a traffic infraction. Probation is conditioned on the person not being found guilty of another traffic offense that was committed within six months of the deferment. If this condition is fulfilled, the proceedings against the person shall be dismissed. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/17/2007Committee
12/17/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 088168692
12/17/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/21/2008Stricken from docket by Courts of Justice