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MOTOR VEHICLES

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Abandoned motor vehicles; removal and disposition. Amending 46.2-1213. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1802 (F))
Accident reconstructionists; also to be licensed as private investigators. Amending  9.1-140. (Patron-Reid, HB 2121 (Chapter 136))
Alcoholic beverages; penalty for possession of open container in a motor vehicle. Adding  46.2-801.1. (Patron-Purkey, HB 57 (CD); Purkey, HB 1379 (F))
Alcoholic beverages; penalty for possession of open container in passenger area of motor vehicle. Amending  46.2-391; adding 18.2-323.2. (Patron-Watts, HB 2252 (F))
All-terrain vehicles (ATVs); operation in Buchanan County. Amending  46.2-915.1. (Patron-Stump, HB 1902 (Chapter 313))
All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and off-road motorcycles; provisions for dealers and manufacturers. Amending  46.2-1993, 46.2-1993.6, 46.2-1993.25 and 46.2-1993.64. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2681 (Chapter 334))
Bicycle and pedestrian safety; allocation of certain federal transportation funds for improvements. Adding  33.1-23.05. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1108 (F))
Bicycles and bicycle lanes; definitions. Amending  46.2-100, 46.2-904, 46.2-905, 46.2-906 and 46.2-1081. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1553 (Chapter 29); Whipple, SB 1112 (Chapter 46))
Cellular telephones; prohibits use while operating a motor vehicle. Adding  46.2-1078.1. (Patron-Bolvin, HB 2493 (F); Puller, SB 748 (F))
Cellular telephones; prohibits use while operating a motor vehicle, law-enforcement agencies to maintain record of related accidents. Adding  46.2-819.3. (Patron-Almand, HB 808 (CD); Miller, Y.B., SB 906 (F))
Cellular telephones; prohibits use while operating a motor vehicle, study of effects of use of mobile telephones in conjunction with motor vehicle operation. Adding  46.2-1078.1. (Patron-Marsh, SB 87 (CD))
Child restraint devices; requires use in rear cargo area of vehicles other than pickup trucks. Amending  46.2-1095. (Patron-Bell, HB 2005 (F))
Child restraint devices; use by child day care centers or programs. Amending  46.2-1095. (Patron-Marrs, HB 2412 (F))
Commercial driver’s licenses; hazardous materials endorsement. Adding  46.2-341.16:1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1962 (Chapter 913); Williams, SB 1225 (Chapter 920))
Constitutional amendment; exempts certain motor vehicles from state and local taxation (first reference). Amending Sections 4 and 6 of Article X. (Patron-Watts, HJR 126 (CD); Watts, HJR 630 (F))
Constitutional amendment; exempts motor vehicles and boats from local taxation (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article X. (Patron-Colgan, SJR 51 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; exempts taxation of certain motor vehicles and provides for distribution of individual income tax to local governments (first reference). Amending Sections 4 and 6 of Article X. (Patron-Byron, HJR 117 (CD))
Courier service vehicles; exempt from regulation as motor carriers of property. Amending  46.2-2100 and 46.2-2101. (Patron-Bolling, SB 1263 (Chapter 832))
Criminal justice training academies; graduates to be provided with publication “Police, Crimes and Offenses and Motor Vehicle Laws of Virginia.” Adding  15.2-1754. (Patron-Quayle, SB 843 (F))
Disabled parking placards; issuance to persons with disabilities. Amending  46.2-1240 and 46.2-1241. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2504 (Chapter 992))
DMV; discounts on certain transactions. Amending  46.2-216.3. (Patron-Rust, HB 2149 (F))
DMV; duties of sworn members of enforcement division. Amending 46.2-217. (Patron-Ticer, SB 1158 (F))
DMV; implementation of a customer service pilot project, report. Adding  46.2-205.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 2663 (F); Wagner, SB 1276 (Chapter 1023))
DMV; to provide self-service options at its offices. Adding 46.2-216.4. (Patron-Rust, HB 2150 (Chapter 320))
DMV and The Library of Virginia; to promote use of public library Internet access terminals to complete on-line transactions with DMV. Adding  46.2-216.4. (Patron-Brink, HB 2767 (Chapter 336))
Driver education programs; allows home schooling parent or guardian to instruct their own child. Amending  22.1-205 and 46.2-334. (Patron-Oder, HB 2404 (Chapter 951))
Driver Education Programs; Report on (SJR 110, 2002). (SD 15)
Driver’s license; administrative suspension for underage alcohol consumption. Amending  18.2-266.1 and 46.2-391.2. (Patron-Albo, HB 2324 (Chapter 605))
Driver’s license; designation of hearing or speech impairment. Amending  46.2-342. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 2745 (Chapter 335))
Driver’s license; eliminates use of social security number. Amending  46.2-342. (Patron-Byron, HB 1593 (Chapter 306))
Driver’s license; expiration. Amending  46.2-330. (Patron-May, HB 2674 (Chapter 333))
Driver’s license; fingerprinting of non-U.S. citizen applicants. Amending  46.2-323. (Patron-Bolvin, HB 798 (CD))
Driver’s license; increases penalty for fraud or false statements in applications. Amending  46.2-348. (Patron-Janis, HB 1534 (F); Ticer, SB 1165 (F))
Driver’s license; issuance of a restricted license to persons whose license is already suspended. Amending  46.2-334.01. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1190 (Chapter 771))
Driver’s license; notification of suspension to be mailed by clerk within 5 business days. Amending  46.2-395. (Patron-Norment, SB 816 (Chapter 218))
Driver’s license; suspension for conviction for graffiti or damage to property. Amending  18.2-137, 18.2-138 and 18.2-138.1. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 2677 (F))
Driver’s license; suspension for failure to pay judgments. Amending  46.2-427. (Patron-Drake, HB 1944 (Chapter 316))
Driver’s license; suspension upon conviction of driving offense resulting in death of a person. Adding  46.2-396.1. (Patron-Gear, HB 1234 (CD))
Driver’s licenses and identification cards; penalty for fraudulent representation. Amending  46.2-105.2; adding  46.2-328.1 and 46.2-341.16:1. (Patron-Albo, HB 1954 (Chapter 817); O’Brien, SB 1058 (Chapter 819))
Driver’s licenses, commercial driver’s licenses and special identification cards; requirements for issuance. Amending 46.2-323, 46.2-330 and 46.2-334; adding  46.2-203.2; repealing  46.2-323.1. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 767 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; arrest provisions. Amending  19.2-81. (Patron-Bell, HB 2691 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; imposition of fees upon conviction. Amending  17.1-275.5. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2764 (Chapter 1001); Norment, SB 1258 (Chapter 1022))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; incarceration upon conviction. Amending  18.2-270. (Patron-Janis, HB 1401 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; ingestion of illegal Schedule I or II drugs, penalties. Amending  18.2-268.2 through 18.2-268.5, 18.2-268.8, 18.2-268.9 and 18.2-268.10; adding  18.2-266.2. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1806 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; issuance of restricted license. Amending  18.2-271.1. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 1302 (Chapter 290))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; minimum fines. Amending  18.2-270. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1702 (Chapter 591); Mims, SB 1019 (Chapter 573))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; procedure when taking blood samples. Amending  18.2-268.6, 18.2-268.7, 18.2-268.8, 18.2-268.11, 46.2-341.26:6, 46.2-341.26:7, 46.2-341.26:8 and 46.2-341.26:11. (Patron-Janis, HB 1399 (Chapter 933); Woodrum, HB 2049 (F); Trumbo, SB 972 (Chapter 936))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; punitive damages for persons injured by intoxicated drivers. Amending  8.01-44.5. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 1691 (F); Puller, SB 865 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; reduces blood alcohol for minimum mandatory sentence. Amending  18.2-270 and 19.2-81. (Patron-Bell, HB 2265 (F))
Driving while distracted; prohibited. Adding  46.2-802.1. (Patron-Almand, HB 1910 (F))
Drunk Driving Fund, Victims of; created. Adding  19.2-11.5. (Patron-Moran, HB 2684 (F))
Eluding police; penalty. Amending  46.2-817. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 368 (CD); Cosgrove, HB 1436 (F))
Emergency vehicles; use of flashing headlights when warning lights are activated. Amending  46.2-1029.1. (Patron-Rapp, HB 348 (CD))
Emergency vehicles; use of flashing headlights when warning lights are activated, exceptions. Amending  46.2-1029.1. (Patron-Rapp, HB 1677 (Chapter 121))
Emissions inspections; exempted for certain late model vehicles. Amending  46.2-1178. (Patron-Black, HB 1417 (F))
Excursion trains; operation in Buchanan County. Amending 46.2-2099.41. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1181 (Chapter 286))
Farm vehicles; exempts distance limitation on those exempt from registration. Amending  46.2-665, 46.2-666, 46.2-668 and 46.2-670. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1745 (F))
Farm vehicles; may be used for nonfarm purposes. Amending 46.2-698. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1804 (F))
Funeral processions; allows all vehicles to display high beam headlights. Amending  46.2-828. (Patron-Bland, HB 2329 (Chapter 853))
Golf carts; certain operation on public highways in Town of Cape Charles. Amending  46.2-676. (Patron-Rerras, SB 1074 (Chapter 105))
Habitual Offender Act; allows nonresident to petition circuit court for restoration of driving privileges. Amending  46.2-360. (Patron-Moran, HB 1029 (CD))
High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; abolishes sunset provision on use by vehicles bearing clean special fuel vehicle license plates. Amending  33.1-46.2. (Patron-Moran, HB 2383 (I) See HB2316)
High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; extends sunset provision on use by vehicles bearing clean special fuel vehicle license plates. Amending  33.1-46.2. (Patron-Plum, HB 2316 (Chapter 324))
High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; prohibits designation on any portion of Interstate Route 264 in Virginia Beach City and on certain highways in south Hampton Roads. Amending  33.1-46.2; repealing Chapter 914, 1999 Acts. (Patron-Stolle, SB 320 (CD))
High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; use by personal vehicles owned by law-enforcement officers. Amending  33.1-46.2. (Patron-Moran, HB 2385 (F))
Highway Accidents Involving Trucks and Other Large Vehicles Stopped on Roadway or Shoulder of Highways; Report on (HJR 23, 2002). (HD 17)
Highway signs; penalty for defacing, damaging, etc., additional penalty when damage results in death. Amending  46.2-832. (Patron-Barlow, HB 1310 (CD))
Highway signs; penalty for defacing, damaging, etc. Amending 46.2-832. (Patron-Bell, HB 2014 (I) See HB2110; Barlow, HB 2110 (Chapter 134))
Highway work zones; placement of warning signs of hazards for motorcyclists. Adding  33.1-194.1. (Patron-Welch, HB 1813 (F))
Income tax, state; credit for users of high-occupancy vehicle lanes. Adding  58.1-339.11. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1390 (F))
Inoperable motor vehicles; to be shielded or screened from view. Amending  15.2-904 and 15.2-905. (Patron-Trumbo, SB 613 (CD); Trumbo, SB 1262 (F))
Juveniles; loss of driving privileges for drunk driving or refusal to submit to blood or breath test (abuse and lose). Amending 16.1-278.9. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1527 (Chapter 118))
Law Officers’ Retirement System; includes sworn member of enforcement division of DMV. Amending  51.1-212. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 141 (CD))
License plate covers; requirements. Amending  46.2-716. (Patron-Miles, HB 1780 (F))
License plates; issuance of one plate per vehicle. Amending 46.2-711 and 46.2-715. (Patron-Louderback, HB 1428 (F); Potts, SB 1009 (F))
License plates, special; abolishes issuance for various civic and charitable organizations. Amending  46.2-746.8; repealing 46.2-746.2:1, 46.2-749.12, 46.2-749.15, 46.2-749.16, 46.2-749.17, 46.2-749.19 through 46.2-749.25, 46.2-749.27 and 46.2-749.30. (Patron-Landes, HB 1377 (Chapter 295))
License plates, special; changes in issuance provisions. Amending 46.2-725. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 1492 (Chapter 923))
License plates, special; eliminates fee for those awarded Purple Heart. Amending  46.2-742. (Patron-Hawkins, SB 283 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage. Adding  46.2-749.5:1. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2173 (I) See HB1735; Puckett, SB 1170 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance commemorating 30th anniversary of Secretariat’s winning Triple Crown. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1374 (I) See HB1657)
License plates, special; issuance commemorating members and achievements of Civilian Conservation Corps. Adding 46.2-749.84. (Patron-Louderback, HB 1445 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance of “local logo” license plates to localities. Amending  46.2-749.4. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2581 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: CHOOSE LIFE. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Black, HB 1406 (V))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: FREE TIBET. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Ticer, SB 1283 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: HISTORIC COVERED BRIDGES. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Quayle, SB 845 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: HONORARY CONSUL. Amending  46.2-736.2. (Patron-Hanger, SB 1046 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: “IN GOD WE TRUST.” Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Byron, HB 1483 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE. Adding  46.2-749.28:1. (Patron-Gear, HB 2133 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2452 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: VIRGINIA IS FOR LOVERS. Adding  46.2-749.23:1. (Patron-May, HB 2675 (I) See HB1657)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: VIRGINIA SCUBA DIVER. Adding  46.2-748.3. (Patron-Bell, HB 2023 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to applicants who are certified hunter education instructors. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Deeds, SB 708 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to applicants who are teachers. Amending  46.2-746.9. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 1462 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance to certain law-enforcement officers. Adding  46.2-746.8:2. (Patron-Moran, HB 2381 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to certain military combat units. Amending  46.2-725. (Patron-Watkins, SB 499 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to medical doctors. Amending 46.2-746.9. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1439 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance to members and supporters of Job’s Daughters, YMCA’s of Virginia, Police Benevolent Association, various occupations, celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage, Washington Capitals hockey team, Izaak Walton League, achievements of Civilian Conservation Corps, and issuance of local logotype and those bearing legend: LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, “IN GOD WE TRUST” and MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. Amending  46.2-746.7, 46.2-746.8, 46.2-746.9 and 46.2-749.4; adding 46.2-749.5:1, 46.2-749.28:1, 46.2-749.73:1 and 46.2-749.84 through 46.2-749.88. (Patron-Rollison, HB 1735 (Chapter 925))
License plates, special; issuance to members and supporters of Urban League of Hampton Roads. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 729 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to members of Air Force Association. Adding  46.2-749.16:1. (Patron-Howell, SB 699 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to members of American Legion. Amending  46.2-746.4; adding  46.2-746.4:01. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1389 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to members of General Assembly. Amending  46.2-736.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1438 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to members of Izaak Walton League. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Black, HB 1407 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance to members of Job’s Daughters. Amending  46.2-746.7. (Patron-Ingram, HB 1465 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance to members of National Contract Management Association. Amending  46.2-746.8. (Patron-Welch, HB 2416 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to members of Police Benevolent Association. Amending  46.2-746.8. (Patron-Gear, HB 2080 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance to members of Special Forces Association. Adding  46.2-746.2:3. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2708 (Chapter 932); O’Brien, SB 1272 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to members of Veterans of Foreign Wars. Amending  46.2-746.4. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1388 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to military parachutists. Adding  46.2-746.2:2.1. (Patron-Newman, SB 1211 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to professional EMTs, paramedics and firefighters. Adding  46.2-736.01 and 46.2-736.02. (Patron-Deeds, SB 697 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Children’s Hospital of King’s Daughters. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Hamilton, HB 1573 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Deep Creek High School. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2203 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of EMTs, paramedics and firefighters, military parachutists, 3rd Infantry Regiment (“Old Guard”), Special Forces Association, military veterans’ organizations, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage, Air Force Association, Mariners’ Museum, Children’s Hospital of King’s Daughters, certified hunter education instructors, Urban League of Hampton Roads, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and issuance of those bearing legend: HONORARY CONSUL, HISTORIC COVERED BRIDGES and FRIENDS OF TIBET. Amending  46.2-736.2, 46.2-746.4 and 46.2-749.44; adding  46.2-736.01, 46.2-736.02, 46.2-746.2:2.1, 46.2-746.2:3, 46.2-746.2:4, 46.2-749.5:1, 46.2-749.16:1 and 46.2-749.84 through 46.2-749.90. (Patron-Williams, SB 1230 (Chapter 921))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Foundation for Physical Therapy. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Watts, HB 2251 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Girl Scouts of America. Amending  46.2-749.30. (Patron-Saslaw, SB 456 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Mims, SB 1000 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of National D-Day Memorial Foundation, Seton House and Interdenominational Children’s Foundation of Virginia, and commemoration of 30th anniversary of Secretariat’s winning of Triple Crown, and issuance of those bearing legend: VIRGINIA IS FOR LOVERS and COLD WAR VETERAN. Adding  46.2-749.23:1 and 46.2-749.84 through 46.2-749.88. (Patron-Putney, HB 1657 (Chapter 972))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of scholastic rowing. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1395 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Seton House. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1452 (I) See HB1657)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Adding  46.2-749.84. (Patron-Moran, HB 2374 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Washington Capitals hockey team. Adding  46.2-749.73:1. (Patron-Almand, HB 1909 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; use of logo on those of Sons of Confederate Veterans. Amending  46.2-746.22. (Patron-Black, HB 1416 (F))
Motor carriers; financial responsibility requirements. Amending 46.2-2053. (Patron-Hull, HB 2352 (F))
Motor carriers of passengers and property; payment of vehicle fees. Amending  46.2-2011.6 and 46.2-2121. (Patron-Rust, HB 2153 (Chapter 322))
Motor carriers with a capacity of 7-14 persons; minimum liability insurance. Amending  46.2-2143. (Patron-Weatherholtz, HB 1637 (F); Miller, K.G., SB 791 (F))
Motor fuel tax; requires DMV to supply stickers to businesses for display on each fuel dispensing pump. Amending  59.1-167.1; adding  46.2-116. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1642 (F))
Motor vehicle dealers; abolishes exemption from license requirements for those who sell ambulances, funeral vehicles, etc. Amending  46.2-1500. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 421 (CD); McQuigg, HB 1689 (F))
Motor vehicle dealers; collection of on-line filing fees, payment of manual transaction fees. Amending  46.2-1530; adding 46.2-1530.1 and 46.2-1530.2. (Patron-Rollison, HB 2720 (Chapter 997))
Motor vehicle dealers; shall not include owners of parking lots and other real property when used by persons for sale of vehicles. Amending  46.2-1508. (Patron-Pollard, HB 116 (CD))
Motor vehicle dealerships; sale or transfer. Amending 46.2-1569.1. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1443 (Chapter 298))
Motor vehicle glass; prohibited conduct on sale or installation. Adding  59.1-207.5:1. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 2266 (Chapter 707))
Motor vehicle registration; collection of fees, accrual of interest. Amending  46.2-756. (Patron-Rerras, SB 1337 (Chapter 293))
Motor vehicle registration; licensing not permitted if applicant has 2 or more delinquent parking citations. Amending  46.2-752. (Patron-Rust, HB 2758 (F))
Motor vehicle registration; licensing not permitted if applicant has delinquent parking citations. Amending  46.2-752. (Patron-Tata, HB 2483 (Chapter 326); Whipple, SB 911 (F))
Motor vehicle registration; local commissioners of the revenue may perform certain DMV services. Amending  15.2-1636 and 46.2-205. (Patron-McDougle, HB 2459 (F); Rerras, SB 1072 (F))
Motor vehicle registration; provisions. Amending  46.2-600. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1440 (Chapter 297))
Motor vehicle registration; voluntary contributions to Jamestown 400th anniversary commemoration. Amending  46.2-694. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1410 (F); Cole, HB 1585 (F); Brink, HB 2137 (F))
Motor vehicle registration; voluntary special local license fees for school athletic programs and activities. Amending 46.2-752. (Patron-Nutter, HB 1771 (F); Shuler, HB 2359 (F); Edwards, SB 933 (F))
Motor vehicle registrations; renewal by motor vehicle, T&M vehicle, trailer and motorcycle dealers. Amending  46.2-205. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2502 (Chapter 991))
Motor vehicle safety inspections; exemption for certain late model vehicles. Amending  46.2-1158. (Patron-Black, HB 1423 (F))
Motor vehicle safety inspections; making appointments for inspection neither required or prohibited. Amending  46.2-1158. (Patron-Plum, HB 809 (CD))
Motor vehicle safety inspections; performance by certain students in an automotive mechanics training program. Amending 46.2-1166. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1231 (CD))
Motor vehicle safety inspections; performance by law-enforcement officers in Albemarle County. Amending  46.2-1001. (Patron-Bell, HB 2018 (I) See HB1680)
Motor vehicle safety inspections; performance by law-enforcement officers in Bristol and Richmond Cities. Amending  46.2-1001. (Patron-Wampler, SB 716 (I) See SB712)
Motor vehicle safety inspections; performance by law-enforcement officers in Fauquier County. Amending  46.2-1001. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1500 (I) See HB1680)
Motor vehicle safety inspections; performance by law-enforcement officers in Newport News City. Amending  46.2-1001. (Patron-Norment, SB 1260 (I) See SB712)
Motor vehicle safety inspections; performance by law-enforcement officers in Town of Gordonsville. Amending  46.2-1001. (Patron-Broman, HB 1557 (I) See HB1680)
Motor vehicle safety inspections; performance by law-enforcement officers, requirements. Amending  46.2-1001. (Patron-Rapp, HB 1680 (Chapter 82); Potts, SB 712 (Chapter 85))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; applicability to casual sales. Amending  58.1-2405. (Patron-Louderback, HB 2537 (Chapter 328))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; credit for trade-ins. Amending 58.1-2401 and 58.1-2405. (Patron-Byron, HB 1266 (CD))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; exemption for transfer of vehicles titled in name of deceased person to spouse or heir. Amending 58.1-2403. (Patron-Stolle, SB 809 (Chapter 278))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; refund of those erroneously collected or paid. Amending  58.1-2423. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1630 (Chapter 837))
Motor Vehicle Transaction Recovery Fund; allows optional bonding of dealers and salespersons, requirements. Amending  46.2-1527.1, 46.2-1527.3 and 46.2-1527.5; adding  46.2-1527.9, 46.2-1527.10 and 46.2-1527.11. (Patron-Bryant, HB 2604 (Chapter 331))
Motor vehicle weigh stations and service centers; agreements with certain counties concerning training of personnel for inspections. Amending  46.2-200. (Patron-Athey, HB 1983 (F))
Motor vehicles; abolishes local property tax on those used for nonbusiness purposes, distribution of local income tax revenues. Amending  3.1-1111, 30-133, 46.2-623, 58.1-611.1 and 58.1-3912; adding  58.1-550 through 58.1-553; repealing 15.2-1636.20, 58.1-540 through 58.1-549, 58.1-3523 through 58.1-3536 and 58.1-3916.01. (Patron-Byron, HB 699 (CD))
Motor vehicles; disclosure of damage or salvage status prior to sale. Amending  46.2-200 and 59.1-200. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 1618 (F))
Motor vehicles; drivers to give full time and attention to operation. Adding  46.2-802.1. (Patron-Mims, SB 996 (F))
Motor vehicles; reciprocal agreements entered into by Governor. Amending  46.2-106. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1444 (Chapter 299))
Motor vehicles; situs for assessment of those used for business. Amending  58.1-3511. (Patron-Drake, HB 2323 (Chapter 34); Colgan, SB 1033 (Chapter 43))
Motor vehicles on which well-drilling support equipment is attached; registration fees. Amending  46.2-700. (Patron-Stump, HB 2466 (F))
Motor vehicles rendered inoperable by accidents or breakdowns; procedure for removal and storage. Adding  46.2-116. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2508 (F))
Motor vehicles used in harvesting; requirements. Amending 46.2-668. (Patron-Bloxom, HB 1995 (Chapter 896))
Motorcycle dealers, franchised; repurchase of motorcycles, parts and equipment by manufactures. Adding  46.2-1993.67:2. (Patron-Bell, HB 2690 (F))
Motorcycles; abolishes handlebar restrictions. Repealing 46.2-1085. (Patron-Janis, HB 1429 (Chapter 686))
Motorcycles; display of safety inspection approval stickers. Amending  46.2-1163. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2174 (Chapter 138))
Motorcycles; minimum age for passengers. Adding  46.2-909.1. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1670 (F))
Motorcycles; use of brake lights and tail lights. Amending 46.2-1012, 46.2-1013 and 46.2-1014. (Patron-Landes, HB 1385 (Chapter 964))
Motorcyclists; not required to wear helmets on scenic highways and byways. Amending  46.2-910. (Patron-Nixon, HB 1938 (F))
Motorcyclists; wearing of helmets limited to operators and passengers under 21. Amending  46.2-910. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1848 (F); Wagner, SB 1185 (F))
Oversize and overweight permits; issuance by DMV. Amending 46.2-652, 46.2-653, 46.2-1112, 46.2-1131, 46.2-1133, 46.2-1135, 46.2-1139 through 46.2-1142, 46.2-1143, 46.2-1143.1, 46.2-1144 and 46.2-1146 through 46.2-1149.2; adding  46.2-1149.3. (Patron-Stump, HB 1903 (Chapter 314))
Oversize and overweight permits; not issued on vehicles hauling Virginia-grown agricultural products. Amending  46.2-1139. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2088 (F))
Overweight permits; issuance for specialized mobile equipment. Adding  46.2-1149.3. (Patron-Stump, HB 2797 (Chapter 1002))
Parking; regulation of certain vehicles in Arlington County. Amending  46.2-1222.1. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2286 (I) See HB1730; Brink, HB 2574 (I) See HB2286; Ticer, SB 1161 (Chapter 470))
Parking; regulation of certain vehicles in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William Counties. Amending  46.2-1222.1. (Patron-Albo, HB 1730 (Chapter 122))
Parking; regulation of certain vehicles in Fairfax and Prince William Counties. Amending  46.2-1222.1. (Patron-Bolvin, HB 2491 (I) See HB1730)
Parking in streets and highways; enhanced penalties for repeat offenders. Amending  46.2-1224. (Patron-Watts, HB 2248 (F))
Parking, stopping, and standing of vehicles; regulations in all localities. Amending  46.2-1220. (Patron-Rust, HB 2269 (Chapter 32); Williams, SB 1220 (Chapter 773))
Pedestrians; duty of motorists in Fairfax County and surrounding counties and towns. Amending  46.2-924. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1878 (F); Whipple, SB 912 (F))
Pedestrians; motorists to yield right-of-way. Amending  46.2-924. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 768 (F))
Pedestrians; provisions when crossing a highway. Amending 46.2-923 and 46.2-924. (Patron-Darner, HB 1613 (F); Darner, HB 2628 (F))
Personal Property Tax Relief Act of 1998; includes all-terrain vehicles and off-road motorcycles. Amending  46.2-100, 46.2-616, 46.2-619, 46.2-623, 46.2-629, 46.2-637, 46.2-638, 46.2-915.1, 46.2-1051, 46.2-1993, 46.2-1993.6, 46.2-1993.25, 46.2-1993.35, 46.2-1993.39, 46.2-1993.55, 46.2-1993.64, 58.1-3503, 58.1-3504 and 58.1-3523; adding  46.2-644.1, 46.2-644.2, 46.2-644.3, 46.2-679.1 and 46.2-679.2. (Patron-May, HB 2788 (F))
Personal Property Tax Relief Act of 1998; includes vehicles held in trust. Amending  58.1-3523. (Patron-Cole, HB 209 (CD); Cole, HB 1582 (F); Watts, HB 2244 (I) See HB1582)
Provisional driver’s license; changes in regulations. Amending 46.2-334.01. (Patron-Watts, HB 2257 (Chapter 323))
Provisional driver’s license; penalty for violation of use. Amending  46.2-334.01. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1786 (Chapter 308))
Public accommodations; prohibits discrimination from access or admission due to person’s association with or operation of a motorcycle. Adding  59.1-519 and 59.1-520. (Patron-Stump, HB 849 (CD))
Racial Profiling and Traffic Statistics Reporting Act; localities to collect data on traffic stop records, report on such statistics. Amending  15.2-1704, 15.2-1722 and 52-4; adding 8.01-226.2:1, 52-30.1 and 52-30.2. (Patron-Marsh, SB 280 (CD); Marsh, SB 739 (F))
Reciprocity Board; abolished. Repealing  46.2-106. (Patron-Rust, HB 2176 (I) See HB1444)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include paint and other materials for automobile refinishing. Amending  58.1-609.5. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2687 (F))
Safety belts; issuance of citation for nonuse. Amending 46.2-1094. (Patron-May, HB 2711 (F); Mims, SB 1325 (F))
Salvage vehicles; certain to be branded to show that they are rebuilt. Amending  46.2-1600, 46.2-1602.1 and 46.2-1605. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 393 (CD); Wardrup, HB 1659 (F))
Salvage vehicles; certain to be branded to show that they are repaired or rebuilt. Amending  46.2-1600 and 46.2-1605. (Patron-Hogan, HB 1521 (Chapter 304))
Salvage vehicles; increases fee for inspection. Amending 46.2-1605. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2085 (F))
Salvage vehicles; marking of titles declared a total loss by an insurance company. Amending  46.2-1600 and 46.2-1605. (Patron-Phillips, HB 872 (CD))
School buses; penalty for failure to stop when warning lights displayed. Amending  46.2-859. (Patron-Louderback, HB 1432 (F))
Selective Service registration; certain persons exempt. Amending 46.2-221.1. (Patron-Ruff, SB 915 (F))
Speed and stopping distance tables; requires courts to take further notice that they have been constructed, using scientific reasoning. Amending  46.2-880. (Patron-Deeds, SB 782 (Chapter 277))
Speed limits; allows prepayable fines for violations in certain residence districts. Amending  16.1-69.40:1. (Patron-Mims, SB 988 (Chapter 282))
Speed limits; increases fine in highway work zones. Amending 46.2-878.1. (Patron-Rollison, HB 1733 (Chapter 839))
Speed limits; use of laser speed determination devices. Amending 46.2-882. (Patron-Oder, HB 2479 (Chapter 608))
Speed limits; use of photo-radar technology for enforcement. Adding  46.2-882.1. (Patron-Albo, HB 1728 (F))
Speed limits; use of photo-radar technology for enforcement. Amending  46.2-862. (Patron-Almand, HB 807 (CD))
Speed limits; use of various devices to enforce. Amending 46.2-882. (Patron-Albo, HB 1430 (Chapter 965); Bell, HB 2015 (F); Devolites, HB 2298 (I) See HB1430)
Speed limits in business and residence districts; increase in prepaid fines. Amending  46.2-874 and 46.2-875. (Patron-May, HB 2398 (I) See HB2280)
Speeding; prepaid citations. Amending  46.2-870; adding 46.2-878.3. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1681 (Chapter 838); Hurt, HB 2280 (I) See HB1681)
State vehicle fleets; study of management of and use by state employees. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HJR 518 )
Subdivisions; regulation of vehicular and pedestrian traffic on roadways and parking areas. Amending  46.2-1305. (Patron-Bell, HB 2016 (Chapter 418))
Television or video monitors; those installed in motor vehicles forward of the driver’s seat prohibited. Amending  46.2-1077. (Patron-Landes, HB 1687 (F))
Timber haulers; overweight permits. Adding  46.2-1143.1. (Patron-Phillips, HB 871 (CD))
Tires; disposal of those that are used, imposition of tire recycling fee. Amending  10.1-1418.2, 10.1-1418.3, 10.1-1422.3, 58.1-641 and 58.1-642; adding  10.1-1418.4 and 10.1-1418.5. (Patron-Watkins, SB 965 (Chapter 101))
Toll facilities; use of photo-monitoring system. Amending 46.2-208 and 46.2-819.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1632 (F); Suit, HB 1882 (F); Blevins, SB 721 (Chapter 768))
Tow trucks; use of wheel lift apparatus. Amending  46.2-1118. (Patron-Drake, HB 1943 (Chapter 414))
Towing and recovery operators; reimbursement for costs incurred in removal and disposal of motor vehicles involved in accidents. Amending  46.2-1212.1. (Patron-Reid, HB 2700 (F))
Traffic incidents; payment of emergency response expenses incurred in responding to certain serious traffic accidents. Amending 15.2-1716. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2505 (Chapter 796))
Traffic infractions; court may refer child to any suitable community driver safety program as part of punishment. Amending  16.1-278.10. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1565 (F))
Traffic infractions; penalties. Amending  46.2-113. (Patron-Almand, HB 1911 (Chapter 844))
Traffic signals; exempts vehicles in escorted funeral processions and yielding right-of-way from use of photo-monitoring in Norfolk City. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-Alexander, HB 2682 (F))
Traffic signals; penalty for disobeying, enhanced penalty when violation results in involuntary manslaughter. Adding 18.2-36.2. (Patron-McDonnell, HB 2598 (F); Stolle, SB 1136 (F))
Traffic signals; use of photo-monitoring in any locality. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 1696 (F); Quayle, SB 840 (F))
Traffic stop information; civil immunity for police officers collecting. Amending  15.2-1704, 15.2-1722 and 52-4; adding 8.01-226.2:1, 52-30.1 and 52-30.2. (Patron-Marsh, SB 828 (F))
Transit buses; allows installation of bicycle racks on front. Amending  46.2-1054. (Patron-Deeds, SB 724 (Chapter 273))
Transit buses; traffic to yield thereto. Amending  46.2-1021; adding  46.2-826.1. (Patron-Deeds, SB 725 (F))
Trash disposal and cutting of grass and weeds and inoperable motor vehicles; localities authorized to prescribe civil penalties for violations. Amending  15.2-901 and 15.2-904. (Patron-Maxwell, SB 1066 (Chapter 829))
Truck traffic; regulation on primary and secondary highways. Amending  46.2-809. (Patron-Reese, HB 1457 (Chapter 300))
Trucks hauling gravel, sand or crushed stone; overweight permit, increases distance from preparation plant, loading dock or railroad. Amending  46.2-1143. (Patron-Stump, HB 1904 (Chapter 315))
Uninsured motor vehicles; claims by insured drivers. Amending 38.2-2206. (Patron-Watts, HB 2260 (F))
Vehicle towing, recovery, and storage charges; requires fees to be displayed where vehicle is reclaimed. Amending  46.2-1231. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1560 (Chapter 305))
Visually impaired motorists; certain state agencies to report on continued operation of a motor vehicle. Amending  46.2-221. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 1461 (Chapter 301))
Voter registration and DMV applications and records; residence addresses of applicant to be same. Amending  24.2-418; adding 46.2-203.2. (Patron-Purkey, HB 33 (CD); Purkey, HB 1468 (F))
Warning devices; use when commercial motor vehicle is stopped on roadway, exception. Amending  46.2-111. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1641 (Chapter 971))
Warning lights; use by police chaplains in answering emergency calls. Amending  46.2-1020 and 46.2-1024. (Patron-Janis, HB 2795 (Chapter 153))
Warning lights; use by security personnel of Winchester Medical Center. Amending  46.2-1023. (Patron-Potts, SB 711 (Chapter 217))
Warning lights; use by vehicles of local Departments of Emergency Management. Amending  46.2-1023. (Patron-Ware, HB 2685 (Chapter 152))
Warning lights; use in constructing, maintaining and repairing highways or utilities on or along highways. Amending 46.2-1025. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1167 (F))
Warning lights; vehicles with green lights may be used as command centers by police, firefighters or rescue personnel. Amending 46.2-1025. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 744 (Chapter 93))
Warning lights on certain emergency vehicles; regulations. Amending  46.2-920; adding  46.2-1029.2. (Patron-Cox, HB 1480 (Chapter 115))
Warning lights on law-enforcement and Department of Corrections vehicles; eliminates approval by State Police. Amending 46.2-1022. (Patron-Gear, HB 236 (CD); Gear, HB 2743 (F))
Wheel chairs; reflectors required. Adding  46.2-1088.2:1. (Patron-Bland, HB 2330 (F))
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