Towing; vehicles with expired registration, civil penalty. (HB925)

Introduced By

Del. Irene Shin (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Towing; vehicles with expired registration; civil penalty. Requires a towing operator, defined in the bill, for a parking lot of a multifamily dwelling unit, defined in the bill, to post written notice on a vehicle providing at least 48 hours' notice to a resident prior to removing a resident's vehicle, defined in the bill, from such parking lot of the multifamily dwelling unit for an expired registration or expired vehicle inspection sticker and to provide a copy of such notice to the landlord of such multifamily dwelling unit. The bill provides that a towing operator who fails to comply with these requirements shall be required to reimburse the resident for the cost of the tow and shall be subject to a civil penalty not to exceed $100. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24105001D
01/09/2024Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/18/2024Assigned Transportation sub: Highway Safety and Policy
01/26/2024Assigned Transportation sub: Innovations (Ad Hoc)
02/02/2024House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/02/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 3-N)
02/06/2024Reported from Transportation with substitute (12-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2024Committee substitute printed 24106829D-H1
02/08/2024Read first time
02/09/2024Read second time
02/09/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24106829D-H1
02/09/2024Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB925H1
02/12/2024Read third time and passed House (51-Y 49-N)
02/12/2024VOTE: Passage (51-Y 49-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2024Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/22/2024Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/22/2024Reported from Transportation with amendments (14-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/26/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2024Read third time
02/27/2024Reading of amendments waived
02/27/2024Committee amendments agreed to
02/27/2024Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/27/2024Passed Senate with amendments (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2024Senate amendments agreed to by House (52-Y 48-N)
02/29/2024VOTE: Adoption (52-Y 48-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB925ER)
03/06/2024Signed by Speaker
03/07/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/02/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 308 (effective 7/1/24)
04/02/2024G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0308)

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