Vehicle registration; locality may impose penalty on owner annually as long as vehicle unregistered. (HB1032)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Vehicle registration. Clarifies that a locality may impose a penalty of up to $250 upon the resident owner annually for as long as the motor vehicle remains unregistered in Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103965D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/21/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2016Assigned Tansportation sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2016Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #2
01/25/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/28/2016Reported from Transportation (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2016Read first time
02/01/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2016Read third time and passed House (89-Y 8-N)
02/02/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (89-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/17/2016Reported from Transportation (9-Y 3-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/19/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Read third time
02/22/2016Passed Senate (28-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Passed Senate (25-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1032ER)
02/24/2016Signed by Speaker
02/25/2016Signed by President
02/25/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/25/16
02/25/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 3, 2016
03/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 131 (effective 7/1/16)
03/01/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0131)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.