Driver's license, commercial; disqualification of license if convicted of manslaughter. (HB916)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commercial driver's license; disqualification.  Provides that the Commissioner shall disqualify for a period of five years any person convicted of reckless driving, a violation of any provision of 46.2-833, or any other violation of Title 46.2 punishable as a Class 1 misdemeanor or felony if such violation (i) was committed while operating a commercial motor vehicle and (ii) resulted in the death of another individual. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102938D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/26/2010Referred from Transportation
01/26/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/29/2010Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/08/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/10/2010Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/25/2010Rereferred from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Rereferred to Courts of Justice
03/03/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
03/08/2010Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Read third time
03/10/2010Reading of amendment waived
03/10/2010Committee amendment agreed to
03/10/2010Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/10/2010Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Placed on Calendar
03/11/2010Senate amendment agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
03/11/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/22/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB916ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 424 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0424)


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 35 seconds.