Passing a stopped school bus; penalty. (HB219)

Introduced By

Del. Will Morefield (R-North Tazewell)

Progress

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

Description

Passing a stopped school bus; penalty. Requires that any person who fails to stop his vehicle and remain stopped when approaching, from any direction, a school bus that is stopped on any highway, private road, or school driveway for the purpose of taking on or discharging passengers, and as the sole and proximate result of his reckless driving causes the serious injury or death of another, is guilty of a Class 5 felony. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/29/2017Committee
12/29/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103054D
12/29/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/03/2018Impact statement from VCSC (HB219)
01/11/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB219)
02/15/2018Left in Courts of Justice