Driving under influence of alcohol; persons convicted under federal law. (HB2260)

Introduced By

Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

DUI; persons convicted under federal law; restricted license. Provides that a person convicted in a federal court of an offense substantially similar to Virginia's DUI law may petition the general district court that he be assigned to a certified alcohol safety program and issued a restricted driver's license. Currently, only persons convicted in other states of substantially similar DUI offenses may so petition. Amends § 18.2-271.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

02/04/2015: Merged into HB1639

History

DateAction
01/19/2015Committee
01/19/2015Presented and ordered printed 15100813D
01/19/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/21/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
01/21/2015Impact statement from VCSC (HB2260)
02/04/2015Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB1639-Miller)
02/04/2015Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB1639-Miller)