Ignition interlock; operation of motor vehicle without, penalty. (HB1805)

Introduced By

Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Operation of a motor vehicle without an ignition interlock; penalty. Provides that operation of a motor vehicle without an ignition interlock when such operation is prohibited is a Class 1 misdemeanor and that the person's operator's license shall be revoked for one year. Amends § 46.2-389, § 46.2-391.01, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/09/2009 Committee
  • 01/09/2009 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 090651606
  • 01/09/2009 Referred to Committee on Transportation
  • 01/19/2009 Impact statement from DPB (HB1805)
  • 01/22/2009 Referred from Transportation
  • 01/22/2009 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 01/28/2009 Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
  • 01/28/2009 Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
  • 01/30/2009 Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (19-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/30/2009 Committee substitute printed 090909606-H1
  • 02/03/2009 Impact statement from DPB (HB1805H1)
  • 02/03/2009 Read first time
  • 02/04/2009 Read second time
  • 02/04/2009 Committee substitute agreed to 090909606-H1
  • 02/04/2009 Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1805H1
  • 02/05/2009 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
  • 02/05/2009 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/06/2009 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/06/2009 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 02/11/2009 Reported from Courts of Justice (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2009 Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/16/2009 Read third time
  • 02/16/2009 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/18/2009 Enrolled
  • 02/18/2009 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1805ER)
  • 02/18/2009 Impact statement from DPB (HB1805ER)
  • 02/18/2009 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/18/2009 Signed by President
  • 02/25/2009 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 71 (effective 7/1/09)
  • 02/25/2009 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0071)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 45 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB889.