Bicycles; helmets required to be worn by riders less than 18 years of age. (HB1360)

Introduced By

Del. Joseph Yost (R-Blacksburg)

Progress

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

Description

Bicycle helmets required to be worn by riders. Requires every rider of a bicycle or electric power-assisted bicycle less than 18 years of age to wear a helmet. Currently, localities may by ordinance require riders of bicycles, electric power-assisted bicycles, electric personal assistive mobility devices, or toy vehicles who are 14 years of age or younger to wear helmets. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/22/2016Committee
01/22/2016Presented and ordered printed 16104259D
01/22/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/29/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
01/29/2016Assigned Tansportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/29/2016Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
02/08/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1360)
02/08/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 1-N)
02/11/2016Tabled in Transportation