Golf carts and utility vehicles; authorizes limited over-the-road operation by DCR employees. (HB1972)

Introduced By

Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Golf carts and utility vehicles.  Authorizes limited over-the-road operation of golf carts and utility vehicles by Department of Conservation and Recreation employees, provided the speed limit on the highway is no more than 35 mph. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103537D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2011Assigned Transportation sub: #2
01/19/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/20/2011Reported from Transportation (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1972)
01/21/2011Read first time
01/24/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2011Read third time and passed House (98-Y 1-N)
01/25/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/10/2011Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Read third time
02/15/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1972ER)
02/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1972ER)
02/21/2011Signed by Speaker
02/22/2011Signed by President
03/24/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 469 (effective 7/1/11)
03/24/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0469)


This bill mentions Saxis, Colonial Beach.


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 6 minutes.