Safety belts; makes non-use of a primary offense. (SB1161)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield)

Progress

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

Description

Safety belts. Makes non-use of motor vehicle safety belts a "primary offense." Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093482324
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1161)
01/22/2009Incorporated by Transportation (SB970-Blevins) (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Reconsiderd by Transportation
01/29/2009Reported from Transportation with substitute (8-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Committee substitute printed 093615324-S1
02/02/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1161S1)
02/03/2009Read second time
02/03/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/03/2009Committee substitute agreed to 093615324-S1
02/03/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1161S1
02/04/2009Read third time and passed Senate (26-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Passed Senate (25-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/18/2009Assigned MPPS sub: #2
02/19/2009Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/28/2009Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 5 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2253 and HB2339.

Comments

Pat Tokarz M.D. writes:

Why exempt taxi drivers? Why only the occupants of the front seat?