Service of notices from DMV; fee for renewal of driver's license, exchange of license plates. (HB1835)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Notices from DMV; fee for exchange of license plates.  Establishes certain practices relating to government efficiency, including allowing drivers license expiration notices, etc., to be sent by first-class mail or email and eliminating requirements to send notices of suspension or revocation and mandatory license clinic attendance by certified mail. The bill also imposes a $5 service charge on transactions performed at DMV Customer Service Centers if such transactions could have been completed by telephone, by mail, or electronically. The bill also creates a procedure and fee options for an exchange of license plates and imposes a minimum fee for the exchange. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103366D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2011Assigned Transportation sub: #1
01/17/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/18/2011Reported from Transportation (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Read first time
01/21/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1835)
01/24/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/24/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/14/2011Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Committee substitute printed 11105204D-S1
02/15/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Read third time
02/16/2011Reading of substitute waived
02/16/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11105204D-S1
02/16/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1835S1
02/16/2011Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Placed on Calendar
02/16/2011Senate substitute agreed to by House 11105204D-S1 (57-Y 29-N)
02/16/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (57-Y 29-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1835S1)
02/22/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1835ER)
02/22/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1835S1)
02/22/2011Signed by Speaker
02/23/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1835ER)
02/23/2011Signed by President
03/14/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 57 (effective 7/1/11)
03/14/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0057)


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

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1003.