School buses; requirements of drivers approaching or immediately preceding a bus. (HB1417)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Ware (R-Powhatan) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Requirements of drivers approaching or immediately preceding a school bus. Requires drivers both approaching and immediately preceding a school bus stopped for the purpose of taking on or discharging children, the elderly, or mentally or physically handicapped persons to stop and turn on hazard lights. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
10/18/2016Committee
10/18/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100692D
10/18/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/13/2017Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/17/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1417)
02/07/2017Left in Transportation

Comments

Lare Wee writes:

As if the giant bus with flashing lights isn't enough.