Littering; person to perform community service if matter illegally dumped or ejected from vehicle. (SB1224)

Introduced By

Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Highways; littering unsightly matter. Provides that when matter illegally dumped or disposed of was ejected from a motor vehicle or transported to the disposal site in a motor vehicle, the court, in addition to the criminal penalty provided, may suspend the defendant's license to operate a motor vehicle for a period not to exceed 30 days. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091273326
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/22/2009Rereferred from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2009Rereferred to Courts of Justice
01/27/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/02/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Committee substitute printed 090915326-S1
02/03/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2009Read second time
02/04/2009Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2009Committee substitute agreed to 090915326-S1
02/04/2009Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1224S1
02/05/2009Passed by for the day
02/06/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Read third time and passed Senate (29-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2009Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1224S1)
02/24/2009Left in Courts of Justice