Motorcycle brake lights; to be equipped with means of varying brightness thereof. (HB1906)

Introduced By

Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville)

Progress

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

Description

Motorcycle brake lights. Allows motorcycles to be equipped with a means of varying the brightness of the vehicle's brake light for a duration of not more than five seconds upon application of the vehicle's brakes. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Committee
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 094492416
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2009Assigned Transportation sub: 1
01/26/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/27/2009Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Read first time
01/30/2009Passed by for the day
02/02/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2009Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/12/2009Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Enrolled
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1906ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 79 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0079)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 8 minutes.