Property and bulk property carriers; regulation, combines authorities. (HB2026)

Introduced By

Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Motor Vehicles; regulation of property carriers. Combines the current property carrier and bulk property carrier authorities and eliminates the current license requirement for property brokers. The bill eliminates the requirement for the Department of Motor Vehicles to issue specially designated license plates for property-carrying vehicles operated for hire. The bill reduces insurance limits for carriers operating vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating in excess of 7,500 pounds but not in excess of 10,000 pounds from $750,000 to $300,000. The bill reduces current liability coverage requirements for property carriers from $750,000 to $50,000 per person, $100,000 per incident for death and bodily injury, and $25,000 for property damage for passenger cars, motorcycles, autocycles, and vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating of 7,500 pounds or less. The bill has a delayed effective date of October 1, 2017. Amends § 46.2-2100, § 46.2-2101, § 46.2-2108.2, § 46.2-2108.4, § 46.2-2109, § 46.2-2115, § 46.2-2118, § 46.2-2120, § 46.2-2121, § 46.2-2122, § 46.2-2124, § 46.2-2125, § 46.2-2126, § 46.2-2129, § 46.2-2140, § 46.2-2143, § 46.2-2143.1, § 46.2-2144, § 46.2-613.1, § 46.2-711, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/10/2017Committee
01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102053D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/26/2017Assigned Transportation sub: Special Subcommittee
01/31/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (3-Y 0-N)
02/02/2017Reported from Transportation with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2017Committee substitute printed 17105088D-H1
02/03/2017Read first time
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105088D-H1
02/06/2017Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2026H1
02/07/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2026H1)
02/15/2017Committee substitute printed 17105428D-S1
02/15/2017Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2026S1)
02/20/2017Read third time
02/20/2017Reading of substitute waived
02/20/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105428D-S1
02/20/2017Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2026S1
02/20/2017Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Placed on Calendar
02/21/2017Senate substitute agreed to by House 17105428D-S1 (95-Y 0-N)
02/21/2017VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2017Enrolled
02/24/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2026ER)
02/24/2017Signed by Speaker
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/27/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB2026ER)
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/20/2017Governor's recommendation received by House
04/05/2017Placed on Calendar
04/05/2017House concurred in Governor's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)
04/05/2017VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/05/2017Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/05/2017G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/05/2017Reenrolled
04/05/2017Reenrolled bill text (HB2026ER2)
04/05/2017Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/05/2017Signed by President as reenrolled
04/05/2017Enacted, Chapter 790 (effective 1/1/18)
04/05/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0790)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.



Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

[Unknown]: AYES 94, NOS 0. AYES 94, NOS 0. THE SENATE AMENDMENTS ARE ACCEPTED. HOUSE BILL 1941, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE RELATING TO IMMUNITY OF PERSON STATEMENTS REGARDING MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN COMMUNICATED TO A THIRD-PARTY STATEMENTS MADE AT A PUBLIC HEARING. PASSED THE HOUSE FEBRUARY 7 AND SUBSEQUENTLY PASSED THE SENATE WITH A SUBSTITUTE WHICH IS BEFORE THE BODY.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE GENTLEMAN FROM SCOTT, MR.

[Unknown]: MR. SPEAKER AND LADIES AND GENTLEMEN OF THE HOUSE, I WOULD ASK THAT YOU REJECT THE SENATE AMENDMENT. SENATOR STURTEVANT HAS THE

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