Vehicle registration fees; Public Safety Trust Fund. (SB972)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Vehicle registration fees; Public Safety Trust Fund. Imposes an additional $4 vehicle registration fee to be deposited into the Public Safety Trust Fund, established by the bill. The revenues in the Public Safety Trust Fund would be used to address staffing, retention, and pay suppression issues at the Department of State Police. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/15/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104768D
01/15/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/23/2020Passed by indefinitely in Transportation (9-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Reconsiderd by Transportation
01/30/2020Reported from Transportation with amendments (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/04/2020Reported from Finance and Appropriations (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2020Printed as engrossed 20104768D-E
02/06/2020Read second time
02/06/2020Passed by for the day
02/07/2020Passed by for the day
02/07/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB972)
02/10/2020Floor substitute printed 20108052D-S1 (Edwards)
02/10/2020Read second time
02/10/2020Committee amendments rejected
02/10/2020Reading of substitute waived
02/10/2020Substitute by Senator Edwards agreed to 20108052D-S1
02/10/2020Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB972S1
02/11/2020Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2020Placed on Calendar
02/14/2020Read first time
02/14/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/14/2020Assigned Transportation sub: Transportation Innovations and General Topics
02/18/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 1-N)
02/18/2020Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/20/2020Reported from Transportation (15-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2020Referred to Committee on Appropriations
03/01/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB972S1)
03/03/2020Left in Appropriations