Vehicle registration or vehicle inspection; dismissal of summons for failure to renew, etc. (HB2315)

Introduced By

Del. Tony Wilt (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Failure to renew vehicle registration; failure to inspect vehicle; dismissal. Allows the court to dismiss a summons for failure to renew vehicle registration or to have a vehicle inspected if proof of reregistration or inspection is provided to the court no later than one business day prior to the return date of the summons and, if required by the court, upon payment of applicable court costs. The bill also requires all law-enforcement officers issuing such summons to advise each individual of the option to pay and dismiss.  Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/22/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103512D
01/22/2015Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/03/2015Referred from Transportation
02/03/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/04/2015Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/04/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
02/06/2015Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2015Read first time
02/09/2015Read second time
02/09/2015Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2015Engrossed by House as amended HB2315E
02/09/2015Printed as engrossed 15103512D-E
02/10/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/10/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2015Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/18/2015Rereferred from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/23/2015Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (10-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)


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 1 minute.