DUI; unlawful for any person under age 21 to operate motor vehicle. (HB993)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Nutter (R-Christiansburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Persons under age 21 driving after consuming alcohol. Provides that it is unlawful for any person under the age of 21 to operate any motor vehicle after consuming alcohol when the person's blood alcohol content is 0.02 percent or more. Currently such conduct is unlawful only if the person illegally consumed the alcohol. Read the Bill »


03/01/2010: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102485D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2010Introduced bill reprinted 10102485D
01/19/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
02/01/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/03/2010Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Read first time
02/09/2010Read second time
02/09/2010Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB993E
02/09/2010Printed as engrossed 10102485D-E
02/10/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/10/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/24/2010Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
03/01/2010Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)