Inoperable, abandoned, and salvage vehicles; salvage vehicle dealers. (HB166)

Introduced By

Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Salvage vehicles. Enhances and clarifies certain requirements and practices relating to the licensing and activities of vehicle demolishers, rebuilders, salvage dealers, salvage pools, and vehicle removal operators, including: (i) requiring that vehicle records be kept at and license and business hours be displayed at the licensed place of business; (ii) expanding the authorization of DMV to deny, suspend, or revoke licenses for certain violations; (iii) codifying a 30-day grace period for license renewals; and (iv) authorizing DMV to impose civil penalties for violations where a conviction is not sought. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/20/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101991D
12/20/2013Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/10/2014Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #3
01/16/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB166)
01/20/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB166)
01/23/2014Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2014Read first time
01/27/2014Read second time and engrossed
01/28/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/28/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2014Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/12/2014Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N)
02/14/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N)
02/17/2014Read third time
02/17/2014Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB166ER)
02/19/2014Signed by Speaker
02/21/2014Signed by President
02/24/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB166ER)
03/03/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 58 (effective 7/1/14)
03/03/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0058)


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 25 seconds.