Driver's licenses, commercial; requires DMV to consider applicants' military experience. (HB194)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville), Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville), and Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Commercial driver's licenses.  Requires DMV to consider applicants' military training and experience in assessing their eligibility to receive a Virginia commercial driver's license. Amends § 46.2-341.9, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2012Committee
01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102517D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/13/2012Assigned Transportation sub: #3
01/18/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB194)
01/24/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
01/26/2012Reported from Transportation with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2012Read first time
01/30/2012Read second time
01/30/2012Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2012Engrossed by House as amended HB194E
01/30/2012Printed as engrossed 12102517D-E
01/31/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/31/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB194E)
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)
02/15/2012Enrolled
02/15/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB194ER)
02/15/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB194ER)
02/15/2012Signed by Speaker
02/16/2012Signed by President
02/28/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 12 (effective 7/1/12)
02/28/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0012)

Video

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 1 minute.