Operating a motor vehicle; obstructed view; secondary offense. (SB863)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

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

Description

Operating a motor vehicle; obstructed view; secondary offense. Changes the offense of operating a motor vehicle with an object suspended in such vehicle that obstructs the driver's clear view of the highway from a primary offense to a secondary offense (one that can only be charged when the offender is stopped for another, separate offense). Amends § 46.2-1054, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100040D
12/07/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/25/2017Failed to report (defeated) in Transportation (3-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)