Emergency vehicles; Virginia National Guard vehicles exempt from certain situations. (SB376)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Emergency vehicles of the Virginia National Guard. Provides that, for the purposes of exemptions granted to emergency vehicles in certain situations, the term "emergency vehicle" shall include any Virginia National Guard vehicle when responding to an emergency. The bill additionally permits such vehicles to be equipped with flashing, blinking, or alternating red or red and white combination warning lights. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14103215D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/22/2014Reported from Transportation with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
01/22/2014Committee substitute printed 14104001D-S1
01/24/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (34-Y 0-N)
01/27/2014Read second time
01/27/2014Reading of substitute waived
01/27/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104001D-S1
01/27/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB376S1
01/28/2014Passed by for the day
01/29/2014Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB376S1)
02/07/2014Placed on Calendar
02/07/2014Read first time
02/07/2014Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/14/2014Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #3
02/17/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/21/2014Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2014Read second time
02/25/2014Read third time
02/25/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/25/2014Engrossed by House as amended
02/25/2014Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/25/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2014Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/25/2014Passed by for the day
02/26/2014Read third time
02/26/2014Amendment by Delegate Lingamfelter agreed to
02/26/2014Engrossed by House as amended
02/26/2014Passed House with amendments (99-Y 0-N)
02/26/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2014House amendments agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
03/05/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB376ER)
03/05/2014Signed by Speaker
03/06/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB376ER)
03/08/2014Signed by President
04/01/2014Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/22/2014Placed on Calendar
04/23/2014Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 1-N)
04/23/2014House concurred in Governor's recommendation (94-Y 0-N)
04/23/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N)
04/23/2014G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/23/2014Reenrolled bill text (SB376ER2)
04/23/2014Signed by President as reenrolled
04/23/2014Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/23/2014Enacted, Chapter 800 (effective 7/1/14)
04/23/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0800)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 4 clips in all, totaling 4 minutes.