Driving while texting; fines. (HB73)

Introduced By

Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond) with support from co-patron Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)

Progress

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

Description

Driving while texting; fines. Increases the fines for texting while driving from $125 to $250 for a first offense and from $250 to $500 for a second or subsequent offense. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/07/2015Committee
12/07/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100461D
12/07/2015Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2016Referred from Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/28/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB73)
01/29/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
01/29/2016Assigned Tansportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/29/2016Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
02/08/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Transportation