Police check-points; prohibits establishment of motorcycle only check-points. (HB187)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock) with support from co-patrons Del. Peter Farrell (R-Henrico), Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), and Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Police check-points.  Prohibits the establishment of "motorcycle only" police check-points. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103168D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/13/2012Assigned Transportation sub: #2
01/25/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/26/2012Reported from Transportation (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2012Read first time
01/30/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2012Read third time and passed House (85-Y 11-N)
01/31/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (85-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
01/31/2012Passed House (85-Y 10-N)
01/31/2012VOTE: PASSAGE #2 (85-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2012Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Read third time
02/13/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB187ER)
02/15/2012Signed by Speaker
02/16/2012Signed by President
02/28/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 11 (effective 7/1/12)
02/28/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0011)


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 4 minutes.