Restricted driver's license; court to provide during period of suspension. (HB2571)

Introduced By

Del. Mamye BaCote (D-Newport News) with support from 11 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria), Del. Algie Howell (D-Norfolk), Del. Ken Melvin (D-Portsmouth), Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville), Del. Shannon Valentine (D-Lynchburg), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg), Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Restricted license eligibility while license is suspended. Allows a court to issue a restricted license to a person whose license is suspended. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/21/2009Presented and ordered printed 090867424
01/21/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/22/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/27/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2571)
01/28/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/02/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/06/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (13-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Committee substitute printed 090929424-H1
02/08/2009Read first time
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Committee substitute agreed to 090929424-H1
02/09/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2571H1
02/10/2009Read third time and passed House (86-Y 13-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (86-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/12/2009Rereferred from Transportation (8-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2009Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/16/2009Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2571H1)
02/18/2009Read third time
02/18/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2571ER)
02/23/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2571ER)
02/24/2009Signed by Speaker
02/25/2009Signed by President
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 390 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0390)


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 6 minutes.