Suspension of license; failure or refusal to pay fines or costs. (HB2561)

Introduced By

Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas)

Progress

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

Description

Motor vehicles; suspension of license for failure or refusal to pay fines or costs. Allows for the suspension of a defendant's driver's license for failure or refusal to pay fines and costs 15 days after sentencing. Currently, the court is authorized to suspend the license for such failure or refusal 15 days after conviction; however, it is during the sentencing phase that the court assesses whether fines and costs have been paid. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/20/2009Committee
01/20/2009Presented and ordered printed 098794640
01/20/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/22/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/27/2009Referred from Transportation
01/27/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/02/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/02/2009Subcommittee recommends laying on the table by voice vote
02/10/2009Left in Courts of Justice