Reckless driving; raises threshold for speeding. (SB104)

Introduced By

Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Reckless driving; exceeding speed limit. Raises from 80 to 85 miles per hour the speed above which a person who drives a motor vehicle on the highways in the Commonwealth is guilty of reckless driving regardless of the applicable maximum speed limit. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/12/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100616D
12/12/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/17/2018Reported from Transportation (8-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2018Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2018Read third time and passed Senate (23-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Placed on Calendar
01/29/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/20/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
02/21/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (7-Y 0-N)
03/06/2018Left in Courts of Justice