Law-enforcement vehicles; vehicles equipped with steady-burning blue or red warning lights. (SB410)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Steady-burning blue or red lights on law-enforcement vehicles. Permits law-enforcement vehicles to be equipped with steady-burning blue or red lights in addition to being equipped with flashing, blinking, or alternating blue, blue and red, blue and white, or red, white, and blue combination warning lights of types approved by the Superintendent of State Police. Amends § 46.2-1022, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101633D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/17/2018Reported from Transportation (10-Y 3-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 (31-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB410)
01/29/2018Placed on Calendar
01/29/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/19/2018Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2
02/22/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/23/2018Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2018Read second time
02/28/2018Read third time
02/28/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/28/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Enrolled
03/05/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB410ER)
03/05/2018Signed by Speaker
03/07/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB410ER)
03/08/2018Signed by President
03/14/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 14, 2018
03/14/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 651 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0651)