Pedestrians; drivers yielding the right-of-way. (HB464)

Introduced By

Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas) with support from co-patron Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Yielding the right-of-way to pedestrians; stopping. Clarifies the duties of vehicle drivers to stop to allow pedestrians to cross highways at (i) clearly marked crosswalks, whether at mid-block or at the end of any block; (ii) any regular pedestrian crossing included in the prolongation of the lateral boundary lines of the adjacent sidewalk at the end of a block; or (iii) any intersection when the driver is approaching on a highway where the maximum speed limit is not more than 35 miles per hour. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101658D
01/07/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2018Assigned Transportation sub:
01/16/2018Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/23/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 4-N)
02/13/2018Left in Transportation