Public school buses; new buses to be equipped with seat belts. (HB313)

Introduced By

Del. Paul Krizek (D-Alexandria) with support from 8 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Cliff Hayes (D-Chesapeake), Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington), Del. Clinton Jenkins (D-Suffolk), Del. Michelle Maldonado (D-Manassas), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Danica Roem (D-Manassas Park), Irene Shin (D-Herndon)

Progress

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

Description

Public school buses; seat belts. Requires the Board of Education to make regulations to require each new public school bus purchased for the transportation of students to be equipped with a seat belt consisting of a lap belt and shoulder strap or harness in every seat. The bill requires each school board to ensure that no later than July 1, 2040, each school bus that it uses for the transportation of students is equipped with a seat belt in every seat. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Committee
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100520D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Education
01/19/2022Assigned Education sub: K-12
01/19/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB313)
01/25/2022Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)
02/15/2022Left in Education

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