REAL ID Act, federal; amends provisions for obtaining driver's license. (SB1046)

Introduced By

Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Obtaining licenses and identification cards; federal REAL ID Act. Amends provisions for obtaining licenses to comply with federal REAL ID Act requirements. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093838828
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/22/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1046)
02/05/2009Reported from Transportation with substitute (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Committee substitute printed 093868828-S1
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Read second time
02/10/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/10/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093868828-S1
02/10/2009Reading of amendment waived
02/10/2009Amendment by Senator Cuccinelli rejected
02/10/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1046S1
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Passed Senate (36-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/13/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1046S1)
02/19/2009Reported from Transportation (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Read second time
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed by for the day
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Amendments by Delegate Albo withdrawn
02/25/2009Passed House (84-Y 16-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (84-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1046ER)
03/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1046ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/30/2009Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/07/2009Placed on Calendar
04/08/2009Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009House rejected Governor's recommendation (32-Y 67-N)
04/08/2009VOTE: --- REJECTED (32-Y 67-N) (see vote tally)
04/08/2009Communicated to Governor
05/06/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 872 (effective 7/1/09)
05/06/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0872)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 19 minutes.