Trespassing vehicles; regulation of removal by localities. (HB1956)

Introduced By

Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Regulation of trespassing vehicles; localities.  Provides that, when a local governing body regulates towing by ordinance, such ordinance shall permit the towing company to tow the vehicle at least 10 miles from the origination of the tow. Read the Bill »


02/17/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103548D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2011Assigned Transportation sub: #2
02/02/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 2-N)
02/03/2011Reported from Transportation with amendment (16-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time
02/07/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2011Engrossed by House as amended HB1956E
02/07/2011Printed as engrossed 11103548D-E
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House (58-Y 41-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (58-Y 41-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/17/2011Passed by indefinitely in Transportation with letter (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Letter sent to Board of Towing and Recovery Operators


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 3 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1179.