License plates, special; issuance to certain members, etc., with 6 months service in U.S. Navy, etc. (SB1298)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon) with support from co-patron Del. Rob Krupicka (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special license plates. Authorizes the issuance of special license plates for active duty members, retirees, or honorably discharged veterans with six months of service in the U.S. Navy or U.S. Air Force and exempts U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps license plates from the minimum prepaid order requirements. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/16/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103719D
01/16/2013Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/23/2013Reported from Transportation with amendment (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Read second time
01/28/2013Reading of amendment waived
01/28/2013Committee amendment agreed to
01/28/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1298E
01/28/2013Printed as engrossed 13103719D-E
01/29/2013Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2013Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Placed on Calendar
02/05/2013Read first time
02/05/2013Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/06/2013Assigned Transportation sub: #3
02/12/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/14/2013Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Read second time
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/18/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1298ER)
02/21/2013Signed by President
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
03/16/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 478 (effective 7/1/13)
03/16/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0478)


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 30 seconds.