Motor vehicle accidents; satisfaction of judgments for damages, suspensions requested by creditor. (SB365)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Judgments for motor vehicle accident damages.  Provides that a judgment for motor vehicle accident damages is deemed satisfied when it is no longer enforceable. Current law provides that upon application of a judgment creditor the Commissioner of Motor Vehicles must suspend the driver's license, registration certificates, and license plates of a person who has failed for 30 days to satisfy a motor vehicle accident judgment until the judgment is satisfied. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103388D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/18/2012Rereferred from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2012Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/01/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Committee substitute printed 12104931D-S1
02/03/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Read second time
02/06/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/06/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104931D-S1
02/06/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB365S1
02/07/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-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: #2 Civil
02/27/2012Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting (3-Y 6-N)
03/10/2012Left in Courts of Justice