Trespassing vehicle; local regulation of removal and immobilization thereof. (HB1724)

Introduced By

Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Trespassing vehicle; towing; local ordinances. Provides that local ordinances requiring "second signatures" before trespassing vehicles can be towed away only apply if the tow is performed during the normal business hours of the owner of the property from which the vehicle is towed. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/06/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098151708
01/06/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/29/2009Reported from Transportation with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Committee substitute printed 093611708-H1
01/30/2009Read first time
02/02/2009Read second time
02/02/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093611708-H1
02/02/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1724H1
02/03/2009Read third time and passed House (93-Y 5-N)
02/03/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (93-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/19/2009Reported from Transportation with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Reading of amendments waived
02/24/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/24/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/24/2009Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Placed on Calendar
02/26/2009Senate amendments agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
02/26/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1724ER)
03/10/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 186 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0186)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 55 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB997.