Trespass towing; exempts Planning District 16 from certain requirements. (HB1349)

Introduced By

Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland)

Progress

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

Description

Trespass towing. Exempts Planning District 16 (George Washington) from any requirement by a towing advisory board for written authorization, in addition to a written contract, in the event that a vehicle is being removed from private property. The bill requires that localities in Planning District 16 establish by ordinance (i) a hookup and initial towing fee of $135; (ii) an additional fee of $25 for towing at night, on weekends, or on a holiday; and (iii) that no fee pursuant to clause (ii) shall be charged more than twice for a tow. This bill is identical to SB 601. Amends § 46.2-1232, § 46.2-1233, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2018Committee
01/11/2018Presented and ordered printed 18103887D
01/11/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/19/2018Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/26/2018Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #2
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/06/2018Reported from Transportation (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Read first time
02/09/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/12/2018Read third time and passed House (73-Y 26-N)
02/12/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (73-Y 26-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/21/2018Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018Read third time
02/26/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2018Enrolled
02/28/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1349ER)
02/28/2018Signed by Speaker
03/03/2018Signed by President
03/06/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 6, 2018
03/06/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/23/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 411 (effective 7/1/18)
03/23/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0411)

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 44 seconds.