Traffic incident management vehicles; equipped with certain lights. (HB983)

Introduced By

Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville) with support from co-patrons Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun), and Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Traffic incident management vehicles. Authorizes traffic incident management vehicles, defined in the bill, operated by persons who meet certain training requirements to be equipped with sirens and flashing red or red and white secondary warning lights and to be exempt from certain traffic regulations at or en route to the scene of a traffic accident or similar incident. This bill incorporates HB 635. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104763D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2020Assigned Transportation sub: Transportation Systems
01/16/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/21/2020Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N)
01/21/2020Reported from Transportation with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2020Committee substitute printed 20106269D-H1
01/21/2020Incorporates HB635 (LaRock)
01/23/2020Read first time
01/24/2020Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2020Engrossment reconsidered by House
01/27/2020Passed by for the day
01/28/2020Passed by for the day
01/29/2020Read second time
01/29/2020Committee substitute rejected 20106269D-H1
01/29/2020Floor substitute printed 20106896D-H2 (Delaney)
01/29/2020Incorporates HB635 (LaRock)
01/29/2020Substitute by Delegate Delaney agreed to 20106896D-H2
01/29/2020Engrossed by House - floor substitute HB983H2
01/30/2020Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
01/30/2020VOTE: Passage (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/12/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB983H2)
02/27/2020Committee amendments
02/27/2020Failed to report (defeated) in Transportation (7-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)