Traffic lights; creates Class 1 misdemeanor for running red light. (SB115)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Traffic lights; penalty. Creates a Class 1 misdemeanor for running a red light, if running the red light is the sole and proximate cause of the death of another. Amends § 46.2-833, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/03/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 083804272
01/03/2008Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/10/2008Rereferred from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/10/2008Rereferred to Courts of Justice
01/14/2008Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/23/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB115)
02/06/2008Continued to 2009 in Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/05/2008Left in Courts of Justice