Vehicle inspector certification; criminal history. (SB1235)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Vehicle inspector certification; criminal history. Prohibits the Superintendent of State Police from promulgating regulations barring an individual from being certified as a vehicle inspector solely because he has previously been convicted of a criminal offense, provided that he (i) is free from any term of incarceration, probation, or postrelease supervision and (ii) has been free from any term of incarceration, has been employed as a mechanic, and has not been convicted of any criminal offense for a period of at least three years prior to the date of application. Amends § 46.2-1165, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


01/05/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Transportation Committee


01/05/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102142D
01/05/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1235)

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Transportation committee on 01/23/2019. It meets on Wednesday, 1/2 hour after adjournment - Senate Room A.

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