Size and weight compliance agents; citations for overweight vehicles. (SB1266)

Introduced By

Sen. Ralph Smith (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Size and weight compliance agents; citations for overweight vehicles.  Allows the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles to appoint staff as "size and weight compliance agents" to enforce certain vehicle size limits. The bill outlines procedures for issuance of citations and enforcement of certain vehicle size limits by size and weight compliance agents.

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Bill Has Passed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101202D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/20/2011Reported from Transportation with amendments (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1266)
01/24/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2011Read second time
01/25/2011Reading of amendments waived
01/25/2011Committee amendments agreed to
01/25/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1266E
01/25/2011Printed as engrossed 11101202D-E
01/26/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1266E)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/10/2011Reported from Transportation (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2011Read second time
02/14/2011Read third time
02/14/2011Passed House (93-Y 5-N)
02/14/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (93-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1266ER)
02/16/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB1266ER)
02/16/2011Signed by President
02/16/2011Signed by Speaker
03/14/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 73 (effective 7/1/11)
03/14/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0073)


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 55 seconds.