Boats or other watercraft; DMV to issue permits for vehicles to transport. (SB719)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patron Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Permits for vehicles transporting watercraft. Authorizes the DMV to issue permits for vehicles transporting boats or other watercraft that exceed an outside width of 102 inches but do not exceed an outside width of 108 inches; under current law, no such vehicle shall exceed an outside width of 102 inches. Read the Bill »

Status

03/04/2016: Passed the General Assembly

History

DateAction
01/22/2016Presented and ordered printed 16103845D
01/22/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/10/2016Reported from Transportation (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/15/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Placed on Calendar
02/17/2016Read first time
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/25/2016Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB719)
02/26/2016Read second time
02/29/2016Read third time
02/29/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/29/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Enrolled
03/01/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB719ER)
03/01/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB719ER)
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