Motorcycles; allows law-enforcement officers on official duty to drive two abreast in a single lane. (SB321)

Introduced By

Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville) with support from co-patrons Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville), and Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Motorcycles driving two abreast; law-enforcement officers.  Allows law-enforcement officers on official duty to drive motorcycles two abreast in a single lane. Amends § 46.2-857, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103364D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/21/2010Reported from Transportation (13-Y 1-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/25/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2010Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2010Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Placed on Calendar
02/08/2010Read first time
02/08/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/16/2010Assigned Transportation sub: #2
02/17/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
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)
02/23/2010Enrolled
02/23/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB321ER)
02/24/2010Signed by Speaker
02/25/2010Signed by President
03/08/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 52 (effective 7/1/10)
03/08/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0052)

Video

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.