Disabled parking; windshield placard shall not show certain personal information. (SB45)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Disabled parking; windshield placard contents.  Provides that permanent and removable windshield placards shall not show the name, age, and sex of the person to whom issued. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/04/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101475D
01/04/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2010Reported from Transportation with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended
01/19/2010Read second time
01/19/2010Reading of amendment waived
01/19/2010Committee amendment agreed to
01/19/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended SB45E
01/19/2010Printed as engrossed 10101475D-E
01/20/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB45)
01/25/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB45E)
02/03/2010Placed on Calendar
02/03/2010Read first time
02/03/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/18/2010Reported from Transportation (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2010Read second time
02/22/2010Read third time
02/22/2010Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/22/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB45ER)
02/23/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB45ER)
02/24/2010Signed by Speaker
02/25/2010Signed by President
03/08/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 47 (effective 7/1/10)
03/08/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0047)


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 50 seconds.


Jocelyn writes:

Won't this make it harder to prove handicap placard fraud on the spot?

Chris writes:

I had my hangtab stolen; I wasn't really happy about my information being on it.

DMV has it on record if a cop wants to challenge it.

Jocelyn writes:

Good point. As someone with an invisible disability who has (at times) needed a placard, I'd hate to be challenged on a regular basis. I felt some comfort in having basic info on it. But I do see your point.