Suspended license; when court may reduce charge. (HB1214)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Driving on suspended license; when court may reduce charge.  Provides that, upon the trial of any person charged with driving while his license is suspended whose full privilege to operate a motor vehicle is restored prior to trial, the court in its discretion may find the accused not guilty of driving on a suspended license but guilty of driving without an operator's license in violation of 46.2-300. Amends § 46.2-301, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/19/2012Committee
01/19/2012Presented and ordered printed 12104139D
01/19/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/31/2012Referred from Transportation
01/31/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/02/2012Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/06/2012Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/14/2012Left in Courts of Justice