Parking of vehicles; electric vehicle charging spaces, signage for penalty, civil penalties. (HB450)

Introduced By

Del. Elizabeth Bennett-Parker (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Briana Sewell (D-Prince William), Del. Rodney Willett (D-Henrico), and Del. Angelia Williams Graves (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Parking of vehicles; electric vehicle charging spots; civil penalties. Prohibits a person from parking a vehicle not capable of receiving an electric charge in a space clearly marked as reserved for charging electric vehicles. A violation is subject to a civil penalty of no more than $50. This bill is identical to SB 278. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102584D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/18/2022Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #3 Highway Safety and Policy
01/19/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB450)
01/19/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/19/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 0-N)
01/25/2022House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/25/2022Reported from Transportation with amendment(s) (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2022Read first time
01/28/2022Read second time
01/28/2022Committee amendments agreed to
01/28/2022Engrossed by House as amended HB450E
01/28/2022Printed as engrossed 22102584D-E
01/31/2022Read third time and passed House (73-Y 24-N)
01/31/2022VOTE: Passage (73-Y 24-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2022Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB450E)
02/17/2022Reported from Transportation (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2022Floor substitute printed 22106860D-S1 (Ebbin)
02/22/2022Read third time
02/22/2022Passed by for the day
02/23/2022Read third time
02/23/2022Substitute by Senator Ebbin withdrawn 22106860D-S1
02/23/2022Passed Senate (28-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB450ER)
02/25/2022Signed by Speaker
02/25/2022Signed by President
03/03/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB450ER)
03/11/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2022
03/11/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
04/11/2022Governor's recommendation received by House
04/27/2022Placed on Calendar
04/27/2022House concurred in Governor's recommendation (76-Y 23-N 1-A)
04/27/2022VOTE: Adoption (76-Y 23-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
04/27/2022G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/27/2022Reenrolled bill text (HB450ER2)
04/27/2022Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/27/2022Signed by President as reenrolled
04/27/2022Enacted, Chapter 758 (effective 7/1/22)
04/27/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0758)