Vehicles damaged by water; increases threshold for reporting water damage. (HB392)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Vehicles damaged by water.  Increases threshold for reporting water damage from $1,000 to $5,000. The bill further provides that if such vehicles are damaged to the extent that they meet the definition of salvage vehicle, they shall be titled as such. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103480D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/19/2010Reported from Transportation (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2010Read first time
01/21/2010Passed by for the day
01/22/2010Passed by for the day
01/25/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB392)
01/25/2010Passed by for the day
01/26/2010Passed by for the day
01/27/2010Read second time
01/27/2010Pending question ordered
01/27/2010Engrossed by House
01/28/2010Read third time and passed House (73-Y 25-N)
01/28/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (73-Y 25-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/25/2010Committee amendments
02/25/2010Continued to 2011 in Transportation (8-Y 6-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Subject matter referred by letter to the Division of Motor Vehicles pursuant to Senate Rule 20(L)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 7 clips in all, totaling 22 minutes.


robert legge writes:

How is this serving the public interest?