Law-enforcement officer; purpose of traffic stop. (SB246)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon) with support from co-patron Del. Kathy Tran (D-Springfield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Law-enforcement officer; purpose of traffic stop. Provides that the operator of a motor vehicle, trailer, or semitrailer that has stopped on the signal of any law-enforcement officer shall exhibit his registration card, learner's permit, or temporary driver's permit for the purpose of establishing his identity upon being advised of the purpose of the stop within a reasonable time by the law-enforcement officer. Current law requires that such materials be exhibited upon the law-enforcement officer's request. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103627D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/20/2022Reported from Transportation (8-Y 6-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/24/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2022Passed by for the day
01/26/2022Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB246)
01/27/2022Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2022Placed on Calendar
02/23/2022Read first time
02/23/2022Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/27/2022Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #1
03/04/2022Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)
03/08/2022Left in Courts of Justice

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