Careless driving; cause of injury to vulnerable road user. (SB663)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

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

Description

Careless driving; cause of injury to vulnerable road user. Provides that a person is guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor and shall have his license suspended who operates a motor vehicle in a careless or distracted manner and is the proximate cause of serious physical injury to a vulnerable road user, defined in the bill as a pedestrian or person riding a bicycle, electric wheelchair, electric bicycle, wheelchair, skateboard, skates, foot-scooter, animal, or animal-drawn vehicle. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/19/2016Presented and ordered printed 16100141D
01/19/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/27/2016Passed by indefinitely in Transportation with letter (9-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1173.