DMV; collection of fees. (HB541)

Introduced By

Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill) with support from co-patrons Del. Joe May (R-Leesburg), and Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Motor Vehicles.  Replaces references to honorable discharge throughout the code with discharge or released under conditions other than dishonorable. The bill also makes numerous comprehensive DMV service and safety changes. The bill also makes technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103546D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/13/2012Assigned Transportation sub: #3
01/26/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB541)
02/02/2012Reported from Transportation with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Committee substitute printed 12104932D-H1
02/03/2012Read first time
02/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB541H1)
02/06/2012Read second time
02/06/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104932D-H1
02/06/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB541H1
02/07/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/07/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/15/2012Reported from Transportation (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read third time
02/20/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB541ER)
02/22/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB541ER)
02/22/2012Signed by Speaker
02/22/2012Signed by President
03/08/2012Governor's recommendation received by House
03/08/2012Placed on Calendar
03/10/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 215 (effective 7/1/12)
03/10/2012House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
03/10/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2012Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2012G Governor's recommendation adopted
03/10/2012Reenrolled bill text (HB541ER2)
03/10/2012Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
03/10/2012Signed by President as reenrolled
03/10/2012Enacted, Chapter 215 (effective 7/1/12)
03/10/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0215)
03/12/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB541ER2)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 4 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB337.