Mature driver motor vehicle crash prevention course; license renewal, reduction in rates. (HB771)

Introduced By

Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Mature driver crash prevention. Provides for a course in mature driver motor vehicle crash prevention and provides that such course is an option for the court in adjudicating defendants. The bill also lowers the age at which drivers are required to appear before the DMV for renewal from 80 to 75 and requires that licenses issued to persons age 75 or older be valid for no more than five years. The bill contains a delayed effective date. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102085D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/10/2014Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #4
01/16/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB771)
01/23/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB771)
01/28/2014Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2014Read first time
01/30/2014Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2014Read third time and passed House (90-Y 7-N)
01/31/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (90-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2014Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/19/2014Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N)
02/19/2014Committee substitute printed 14105153D-S1
02/21/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2014Read third time
02/24/2014Reading of substitute waived
02/24/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14105153D-S1
02/24/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB771S1
02/24/2014Passed Senate with substitute (30-Y 5-N)
02/25/2014Placed on Calendar
02/25/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB771S1)
02/26/2014Senate substitute agreed to by House 14105153D-S1 (91-Y 6-N)
02/26/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (91-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB771ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/04/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB771ER)
03/06/2014Signed by President
03/24/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 282 (effective 1/1/15)
03/24/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0282)


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 14 minutes.