Projecting vehicle loads; flagging. (HB67)

Introduced By

Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Projecting vehicle loads; flagging. Requires any commercial motor vehicle transporting a load that extends beyond the sides of the vehicle by more than four inches or beyond the rear of a vehicle by more than four feet to have the extremities of the load marked by one or more red or orange fluorescent warning flags, located as specified in the bill, at least 18 inches both in length and width. The bill has a delayed effective date of July 1, 2023. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/04/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102685D
01/04/2022Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/18/2022Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #3 Highway Safety and Policy
01/19/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/19/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/24/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB67)
01/25/2022House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/25/2022Reported from Transportation with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2022Committee substitute printed 22105154D-H1
01/27/2022Read first time
01/28/2022Read second time
01/28/2022Committee substitute agreed to 22105154D-H1
01/28/2022Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB67H1
01/31/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/31/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2022Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2022Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/06/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB67H1)
02/17/2022Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2022Read third time
02/22/2022Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2022Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB67ER)
02/25/2022Signed by Speaker
02/25/2022Signed by President
03/09/2022Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 9, 2022
03/09/2022G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2022
03/11/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB67ER)
04/01/2022G Approved by Governor-Chapter 50 (effective 7/1/23)
04/01/2022G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0050)