DMV special agents; full-time sworn members of enforcement division authority to enforce laws. (SB284)

Introduced By

Sen. William Wampler (R-Bristol)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Motor Vehicles Special Agents; criminal enforcement authority. Provides full-time sworn members of the enforcement division of the Department of Motor Vehicles full authority to enforce the laws of the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 085922344
01/08/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/15/2008Impact statement from VCSC (SB284)
01/24/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB284)
01/30/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2008Rereferred to Finance
02/05/2008Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Read second time
02/07/2008Reading of amendment waived
02/07/2008Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2008Engrossed by Senate as amended SB284E
02/07/2008Printed as engrossed 085922344-E
02/08/2008Impact statement from VCSC (SB284E)
02/08/2008Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Communicated to House
02/13/2008Placed on Calendar
02/13/2008Read first time
02/13/2008Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/14/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB284E)
02/22/2008Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (20-Y 1-N)
02/25/2008Read second time
02/26/2008Passed by for the day
02/27/2008Read third time
02/27/2008Passed House (93-Y 4-N)
02/27/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (93-Y 4-N)
02/28/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB284ER)
02/28/2008Signed by Speaker
02/29/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB284ER)
02/29/2008Impact statement from VCSC (SB284ER)
03/02/2008Signed by President
03/07/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 460 (effective 7/1/08)
03/14/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0460)