Driver training standards; establish for law-enforcement emergency calls and pursuits. (HB2213)

Introduced By

Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Driver training standards for law-enforcement emergency calls and pursuits.  Provides that the Department of Criminal Justice Services shall establish training standards and publish a model policy for law-enforcement personnel assigned to vehicle patrol duties that comply with best practices for responding to emergency calls and pursuits. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102197D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/18/2011Assigned MPPS sub: #3
01/28/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
01/28/2011Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2011Read first time
02/01/2011Passed by for the day
02/02/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/03/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2011Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Read third time
02/16/2011Reading of amendment waived
02/16/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/16/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/16/2011Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Placed on Calendar
02/18/2011Senate amendment agreed to by House (91-Y 2-N)
02/18/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (91-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Reconsideration of Senate amendment agreed to by House
02/18/2011Passed by for the day
02/21/2011Senate amendment rejected by House (0-Y 99-N)
02/21/2011VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 99-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2011Senate insisted on amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2011Senate requested conference committee
02/24/2011House acceded to request
02/24/2011Conferees appointed by Senate
02/24/2011Senators: Edwards, Puller, Norment
02/24/2011Conferees appointed by House
02/24/2011Delegates: McQuinn, Bell, R.B., Gilbert
02/26/2011Conference report agreed to by House (91-Y 1-N)
02/26/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (91-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2011Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2213ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 579 (effective 7/1/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0579)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.