Pedestrian crossings; Town of Ashland may provide signs at crosswalks requiring drivers to yield. (HB1648)

Introduced By

Del. Buddy Fowler (R-Ashland)

Progress

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

Description

Pedestrian crossings; Town of Ashland. Adds the Town of Ashland to the list of localities that may provide by ordinance for the installation and maintenance of highway signs at marked crosswalks requiring drivers to yield to pedestrians. A violation of such ordinance is a traffic infraction punishable by a fine of no less than $100 or more than $500. Amends § 46.2-924, of the Code of Virginia.

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
11/27/2018Committee
11/27/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101366D
11/27/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/09/2019Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #2
01/10/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/15/2019Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Read first time
01/18/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/21/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
01/22/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/06/2019Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Read third time
02/11/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Enrolled
02/13/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1648ER)
02/13/2019Signed by Speaker
02/14/2019Signed by President
02/15/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 15, 2019
02/15/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 22, 2019
02/21/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 103 (effective 7/1/19)
02/21/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0103)

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