Court costs, fines, etc.; extends from 15 to 30 number of days a person has to pay. (SB116)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Court costs, fines, etc.  Extends from 15 to 30 the number of days a person has to pay fines, costs, etc., before collection activity can begin or a driver's license can be suspended. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100068D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2012Rereferred to Finance
01/24/2012Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2012Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2012Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/29/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 2-N)
03/02/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012Read second time
03/07/2012Read third time
03/07/2012Passed House (93-Y 4-N)
03/07/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (93-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB116ER)
03/09/2012Signed by Speaker
03/10/2012Signed by President
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 615 (effective 7/1/12)
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0615)


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.