Pedestrians; grants counties same authority as cities & towns to prohibit loitering on bridges, etc. (HB1629)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg) with support from co-patron Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Loitering. Grants counties the same authority as cities and towns to prohibit loitering of pedestrians on bridges and highway rights-of-way. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/03/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098003468
12/03/2008Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2009Assigned Transportation sub: 2
01/19/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
01/20/2009Reported from Transportation with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2009Committee substitute printed 093585468-H1
01/21/2009Read first time
01/22/2009Read second time
01/22/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093585468-H1
01/22/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1629H1
01/23/2009Read third time and passed House (93-Y 4-N)
01/23/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (93-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/19/2009Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1629ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
02/28/2009Signed by President
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 432 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0432)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1675.