Motorcycles; driving two abreast in a single lane. (HB97)

Introduced By

Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg) with support from 19 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean), Del. John A. Cox (R-Ashland), Del. Mark Dudenhefer (R-Stafford), Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston), Del. Matt Fariss (R-Rustburg), Del. Peter Farrell (R-Henrico), Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls), Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke), Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna), Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Will Morefield (R-North Tazewell), Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville), Del. David Ramadan (R-South Riding), Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield), Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg), Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall), Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria), Del. Joseph Yost (R-Blacksburg)

Progress

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

Description

Driving two abreast in a single lane.  Allows motorcycles to drive two abreast in a single lane. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/28/2011Committee
12/28/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101465D
12/28/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/13/2012Assigned Transportation sub: #2
01/18/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 2-N)
01/24/2012Reported from Transportation (15-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Read first time
01/27/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2012Read third time and passed House (80-Y 19-N)
01/30/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (80-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2012Reported from Transportation with amendment (9-Y 4-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Read third time
02/13/2012Reading of amendment waived
02/13/2012Committee amendment agreed to
02/13/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/13/2012Passed Senate with amendment (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2012Placed on Calendar
02/15/2012Senate amendment agreed to by House (87-Y 10-N)
02/15/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (87-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2012Enrolled
02/16/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB97ER)
02/16/2012Signed by Speaker
02/16/2012Signed by President
02/28/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 7 (effective 7/1/12)
02/28/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0007)

Video

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 8 minutes.