License restrictions for minors; use of handheld personal communications devices. (HB675)

Introduced By

Del. Roxann Robinson (R-Chesterfield)

Progress

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

Description

License restrictions for minors; use of handheld personal communications devices. Clarifies that the prohibition on the use of a wireless communications device by the holder of a provisional driver's license applies whether or not the device is being used for communication purposes. The bill exempts the use of applications for solely navigation purposes and global positioning systems provided that the driver does not enter information into or manually manipulate the device or system while operating the vehicle. Read the Bill »

Status

02/27/2020: passed committee

History

DateAction
01/06/2020Committee
01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101547D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB675)
01/17/2020Assigned Transportation sub: Transportation Innovations and General Topics
02/04/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/06/2020Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2020Read first time
02/10/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/27/2020Reported from Transportation (13-Y 2-N)

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