Sheriffs; standard vehicle markings. (HB1182)

Introduced By

Del. Lashrecse D. Aird (D-Petersburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sheriffs; standard vehicle markings. Allows sheriffs' offices to use marked motor vehicles painted in any solid color. Current law requires the sheriff to obtain the concurrence of the local governing body to use any color other than dark brown. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/15/2016Presented and ordered printed 16103368D
01/15/2016Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/21/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
01/21/2016Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
02/03/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 2-N)
02/05/2016Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2016Read first time
02/09/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/10/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2016Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/23/2016Reported from Local Government (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2016Read third time
02/26/2016Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1182ER)
03/01/2016Signed by Speaker
03/04/2016Signed by President
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/07/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/7/2016
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
03/23/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 462 (effective 7/1/16)
03/23/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0462)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB266.