Drivers' licenses, etc.; expiration and renewal of driver credentials. (SB1085)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Motor Vehicles; expiration and renewal of driver credentials. Allows the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to digitally verify the authenticity and validity of driver's licenses, learner's permits, and special identification cards for nongovernmental entities. The bill allows DMV to issue transaction receipts for expired vehicle registration renewals that will serve as evidence that the holder has complied with DMV payment requirements in order to allow those with expired registrations to renew such registration online. The bill allows DMV to extend the validity period for driver's licenses for persons absent from the Commonwealth during the expiration period of such licenses for good cause shown and payment of a fee. Amends § 46.2-208, § 46.2-212.1, § 46.2-221.2, § 46.2-325, § 46.2-332, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/06/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101781D
01/06/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/17/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1085)
01/18/2017Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2017Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2017Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2017Placed on Calendar
01/31/2017Read first time
01/31/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/07/2017Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #2
02/14/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (4-Y 2-N)
02/16/2017Reported from Transportation with amendments (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Read second time
02/20/2017Passed by for the day
02/21/2017Read third time
02/21/2017Committee amendments agreed to
02/21/2017Engrossed by House as amended
02/21/2017Passed House with amendments (91-Y 3-N)
02/21/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (91-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2017House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2017Enrolled
03/07/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1085ER)
03/07/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1085ER)
03/07/2017Signed by Speaker
03/10/2017Signed by President
03/13/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/16/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 547 (effective 7/1/17)
03/16/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0547)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 1 minute.

Transcript

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



Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach): BEER LICENSES THAT MAY BE GRANTED TO PERSON OFFERS FOOD CONCESSIONS AT ANY OUTDOOR ARTS, AMPHITHEATRE OR ANY FACILITY WHICH HAS SEATING FOR MORE THAN 20,000 PEOPLE. I MOVE THE HOUSE PASS THE BILL.

[Unknown]: MR. SPEAKER, TURNING TO PAGE 15, COMPLETING THE BLOCK, SENATE BILL 1588, A BILL TO PROVIDE THE SALE OF SURPLUS PROPERTY FROM THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY BUILDING REPLACEMENT PROJECT AND TRANSFER ALL NET PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE TO THE VIRGINIA CAPITOL FOUNDATION. HAS AN EMERGENCY CLAUSE, REPORT ON THE COMMITTEE FOR RULES WITH AMENDMENTS.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): GENTLEMAN FROM AUGUSTA, MR. LANDIS.

[Unknown]: FIRST I'D LIKE TO MOVE THE RULES COMMITTEE AMENDMENT TOSS SENATE BILL 1588.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): QUESTION IS ON ADOPTION OF THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENTS, AS MANY AS FAVOR THAT MOTION WILL SAY AYE, THOSE OPPOSED, NO. THE AMENDMENTS ARE AGREED TO. THE GENTLEMAN FROM AUGUSTA.

[Unknown]: THANK YOU MR. SPEAKER. MR. SPEAKER, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN OF THE HOUSE, SENATE BILL 1588 SIMPLY REQUIRES THE DEPARTMENT OF GENERAL SERVICES TO CONDUCT PUBLIC SALES OR AUCTIONS OF THE SURPLUS PROPERTY THAT WILL BE DERIVED FROM THE