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MOTOR VEHICLES

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Accidents; procedures when involving unattended property. Amending  46.2-896. (Patron-Reese, HB 1587 (Chapter 137))
Accidents; requires persons involved to provide license plate number and state of registration. Amending  46.2-894. (Patron-Reese, HB 1576 (F))
Alcoholic beverages; penalty for possession of open container in a motor vehicle. Adding  46.2-800.2. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1496 (F))
All-terrain vehicles (ATVs); allows limited over-the-road operation in Lee County. Amending  46.2-915.1. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1710 (F))
All-terrain vehicles (ATVs); title requirements. Adding 46.2-644.1. (Patron-Potts, SB 728 (F))
Amber lights; use of by neighborhood watch patrol vehicles. Amending  46.2-1025. (Patron-Baskerville, HB 1605 (Chapter 574))
Automobile graveyard; definition. Amending  33.1-348. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1891 (Chapter 291))
Automobile graveyards and junkyards; adds Campbell County to localities that may require screening. Amending  15.2-903. (Patron-Hawkins, SB 1282 (Chapter 702))
Bicycles; use of lights. Amending  46.2-1015. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1883 (Chapter 381))
Biometric identifiers; DMV, et al, to study desirability and feasibility of integration for driver’s licenses and special identification cards. (Patron-May, HJR 691 (F))
Cellular telephones; prohibits use of hand-held devices while driving, except in emergency. Adding  46.2-819.4. (Patron-Ticer, SB 1081 (F))
Cellular telephones; prohibits use while driving. Adding 46.2-1078.1. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1830 (F); Jones, D.C., HB 1962 (F))
Certificate for Driving; issuance to persons unable to establish legal presence. Adding  46.2-344.1. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 2637 (F))
Children; penalty for leaving certain unattended in a motor vehicle. Adding  46.2-116. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 452 (CD); McQuigg, HB 2107 (F))
Closed circuit rear-view video monitors; allows use of in motor vehicles. Amending  46.2-1077. (Patron-Williams, SB 823 (Chapter 210))
Commercial driver’s licenses; changes in provisions to comply with final rule by Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. Amending  46.2-324.1, 46.2-341.4, 46.2-341.12, 46.2-341.18, 46.2-341.18:1, 46.2-341.20, 46.2-341.20:2, 46.2-341.21 and 46.2-433; adding  46.2-341.20:3. (Patron-Williams, SB 1198 (Chapter 513))
Constitutional amendments; exempts certain motor vehicles from state and local taxation (first reference). Amending Sections 4 and 6 of Article X. (Patron-Hanger, SJR 84 (CD); Hanger, SJR 340 (F))
Consumer Finance Act; certain revolving loans secured by non-purchase-money security interest in motor vehicles subject to provisions thereof. Amending  6.1-249, 6.1-278, 6.1-282, 6.1-284.1, 6.1-294, 6.1-300 and 6.1-330.78. (Patron-Bell, SB 886 (F))
Contract carriers; limits hours for drivers transporting employees in course of their employment. Adding  46.2-2070.1. (Patron-Amundson, HB 2834 (F))
Disabled parking license plates and placards; issuance by podiatrists and chiropractors. Amending  46.2-1240 and 46.2-1241. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1539 (Chapter 276))
DMV; assessment of additional fees on certain drivers. Adding 46.2-206.1. (Patron-Rust, HB 1563 (F); O’Brien, SB 967 (F))
DMV; assessment of fees on certain drivers. Amending  46.2-492; adding  46.2-113.1. (Patron-Albo, HB 1564 (I) See HB1563)
DMV records; free abstracts for certain volunteer vehicle operators. Amending  46.2-208. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 1494 (Chapter 443))
DMV-issued documents; adequate proof of U.S. citizenship. Amending  46.2-328.1. (Patron-Fralin, HB 1718 (F))
Driver eligibility certificates; issuance when student in good academic standing. Amending  46.2-320, 46.2-334 and 46.2-335. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 487 (CD))
Driver’s license; disposition of surrendered licenses on revocation or suspension. Amending  18.2-268.4 and 46.2-398. (Patron-Mims, SB 1205 (Chapter 943))
Driver’s license; exempts reinstatement fees for health reasons. Amending  46.2-411. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1730 (F))
Driver’s license; imposition of additional fee for reinstatement. Amending  46.2-411. (Patron-McDonnell, HB 2664 (Chapter 886))
Driver’s license; issuance of restricted license for traffic offenses. Adding  46.2-400.1. (Patron-Ware, O., HB 2119 (F))
Driver’s license; Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee to study feasibility of establishing new class that would specifically not be valid as proof of legal presence in U.S. (Patron-Ebbin, HJR 748 (F))
Driver’s license; requirements for all first-time applicants. Amending  46.2-323, 46.2-334 and 46.2-335.2. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 977 (F))
Driver’s license; waiver of written test for certain renewals. Amending  46.2-330. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2193 (Chapter 302))
Driver’s license and learner’s permit; prohibits issuance to persons incapable of communicating using English language. Adding  46.2-311.1 and 46.2-335.01. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 1625 (F))
Driver’s license and special identification card; Department of Motor Vehicles to study desirability and feasibility of incorporating biological trait information. (Patron-Byron, HJR 714 (F))
Driver’s license and special identification card; requirements for issuance. Amending  46.2-323, 46.2-342 and 46.2-345. (Patron-Welch, HB 2509 (Chapter 828); O’Brien, SB 965 (Chapter 259))
Driver’s license and special identification card; requirements for issuance. Amending  46.2-328.1. (Patron-Fralin, HB 1543 (F))
Driver’s license, foreign; accepted as equivalent to learner’s permit if at least 19 years of age. Amending  46.2-300 and 46.2-324.1; repealing  46.2-309. (Patron-Williams, SB 821 (Chapter 245))
Driver’s license, provisional; prohibits use of cellular telephone or any other wireless telecommunications device, exception. Amending  46.2-334.01 and 46.2-1094. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 966 (F))
Driver’s license, provisional; prohibits use of cellular telephone or any wireless telecommunications devices. Amending 46.2-334.01. (Patron-Mims, SB 784 (I) See SB966)
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; admissibility of breath analysis. Amending  18.2-267. (Patron-Landes, HB 1217 (CD))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; implied consent to post-arrest chemical test. Amending  18.2-268.2. (Patron-Bell, HB 669 (CD))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; operators of mopeds included under law. Amending  18.2-266. (Patron-Bell, HB 2786 (Chapter 845))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; penalty when certain amounts in blood. Amending  18.2-266, 18.2-268.2, 18.2-268.10, 18.2-269, 29.1-738, 29.1-738.2, 29.1-738.3, 46.2-341.24, 46.2-341.26:2, 46.2-341.26:10 and 46.2-341.27. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1896 (Chapter 616))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; penalty while having Schedule I and II drugs in blood. 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 614 (CD))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; refusal to take blood or breath test, penalties. Amending  18.2-267, 18.2-268.2 through 18.2-268.5, 18.2-268.8, 18.2-268.9, 18.2-268.10, 18.2-272, 46.2-391.2 and 46.2-391.4. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2655 (Chapter 840); Stolle, SB 1093 (Chapter 757))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; use of special license plates after second conviction. Amending  18.2-270; adding 46.2-726.1. (Patron-Hugo, HB 990 (CD); Gear, HB 2129 (F))
Driving while license suspended or revoked; mandatory punishment if stopped for drunk driving. Amending  46.2-301. (Patron-McDonnell, HB 1131 (CD))
Drugs; secret compartments in vehicles, penalty. Adding 18.2-248.02. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1502 (F))
Electric-powered and gasoline-powered wheeled devices; definition. Amending  15.2-1720, 18.2-266, 46.2-100, 46.2-800, 46.2-839, 46.2-847, 46.2-856, 46.2-903 through 46.2-907, 46.2-908.1, 46.2-914, 46.2-915, 46.2-915.2, 46.2-932, 46.2-1015, 46.2-1066, 46.2-1078 and 46.2-1081. (Patron-Welch, HB 2025 (F))
Electronic summons; allows use for reportable motor vehicle violations. Amending  46.2-388. (Patron-Welch, HB 2508 (Chapter 589))
Eluding police; impoundment of motor vehicle. Amending  46.2-817. (Patron-Athey, HB 2329 (F))
Eluding police; seizure and forfeiture of motor vehicle. Amending 46.2-817. (Patron-Athey, HB 2335 (F))
Emissions inspections; exempts certain vehicles owned by persons age 65 years old or older. Amending  46.2-1177. (Patron-Plum, HB 1406 (CD))
Event data recorders in motor vehicles; manufacturers to disclose. Adding  46.2-1088.4. (Patron-Morgan, HB 697 (CD))
Event data recorders in motor vehicles; manufacturers to disclose. Adding  46.2-1088.6. (Patron-May, HB 2468 (F))
Golf carts; operation in certain portion of Middlesex County. Amending  46.2-676. (Patron-Morgan, HB 271 (CD))
Hazardous materials; prohibits transporting on Route 674 in Fairfax County. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 997 (F))
Headlights; allows emergency vehicles to flash after dark. Amending  46.2-1029.1. (Patron-Williams, SB 818 (F))
Headlights; allows emergency vehicles to flash after dark in certain localities. Amending  46.2-1029.1. (Patron-Williams, SB 822 (Chapter 209))
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-Cole, HB 99 (CD); Moran, HB 1106 (CD))
High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; extends use by vehicles bearing clean special fuel license plates. Amending  33.1-46.2. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1264 (F))
High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; tolls. Amending  33.1-46.2. (Patron-Purkey, HB 89 (CD))
High-speed vehicle pursuit; policy. Adding  46.2-817.1. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2126 (F); Barlow, HB 2388 (F))
Highway construction; special funds for localities. Amending 33.1-72.1, 33.1-75.3 and 46.2-492; adding  33.1-23.05 and 46.2-113.1; repealing  33.1-75.1. (Patron-Albo, HB 2630 (F))
Highway vehicles; definition. Amending  58.1-3941 and 58.1-3942. (Patron-Landes, HB 1667 (Chapter 59))
Homicide by vehicle; penalty. Adding  18.2-36.2. (Patron-Janis, HB 1622 (F); Janis, HB 1755 (F))
Immobilized and abandoned vehicles; recovery of fees and charges by towing and storage companies. Amending  46.2-1209. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2312 (F))
Improper driving; penalty. Amending  46.2-869. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 980 (F))
Income tax, state; credit for ignition interlock. Adding 58.1-339.11. (Patron-Moran, HB 2548 (F))
Income tax, state and business; credit for bicyclists and their employers. Adding  58.1-339.11 and 58.1-339.12. (Patron-Suit, HB 1818 (F))
Inoperable motor vehicles; allowed if owner actively restoring, etc. and must be shielded or screened from view. Amending 15.2-904 and 15.2-905. (Patron-Quayle, SB 1313 (Chapter 775))
Inoperable motor vehicles; conforms civil penalty provisions for violations of ordinances. Amending  15.2-904. (Patron-Rapp, HB 2377 (Chapter 465))
Insured motor vehicle; definition. Amending  46.2-705. (Patron-Quayle, SB 835 (F))
Keep Our Promise Act of 2005; removes cap on overall amount of car tax relief. Amending  3.1-1111, 30-133 and 58.1-3506; repealing  58.1-3506.1, 58.1-3523, 58.1-3524, 58.1-3912, and second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh enactments of Chapter 1, 2004 Sp. I Acts. (Patron-Frederick, HB 1536 (I) See HB1654)
Larceny; includes auto theft regardless of value of motor vehicle. Amending  18.2-95. (Patron-Rerras, SB 1179 (F))
Law-enforcement vehicles, decommissioned; state to place in highway medians to deter motor vehicle law violations. (Patron-Cline, HB 2608 (F))
Leaving scene of accident; penalty. Amending  46.2-894. (Patron-Reese, HB 1519 (Chapter 131); Albo, HB 1680 (I) See HB1519)
License plates; allows dealers to transfer customers’ plates to purchased vehicles. Amending  46.2-1561. (Patron-Stump, HB 2580 (Chapter 558))
License plates, special; abolishes issuance to various civic, fraternal organizations and occupations due to expired authorizations. Amending  46.2-746.7 and 46.2-746.9; repealing  46.2-746.2:2.2, 46.2-746.2:5, 46.2-746.4:01, 46.2-746.8:2, 46.2-749.28:2, 46.2-749.30:1, 46.2-749.30:2, 46.2-749.36:1, 46.2-749.43:1, 46.2-749.44, 46.2-749.49, 46.2-749.50 through 46.2-749.53, 46.2-749.55, 46.2-749.56, 46.2-749.57, 46.2-749.59, 46.2-749.63, 46.2-749.64, 46.2-749.65, 46.2-749.67, 46.2-749.70, 46.2-749.71, 46.2-749.72, 46.2-749.74 through 46.2-749.77, 46.2-749.79, 46.2-749.82, 46.2-749.83, 46.2-749.98:1, 46.2-749.101, 46.2-749.104, 46.2-749.106, 46.2-749.107, 46.2-749.109, 46.2-749.113, 46.2-749.114, 46.2-749.116 and 46.2-749.117. (Patron-Landes, HB 1749 (Chapter 908))
License plates, special; additional fee for members of Fraternal Order of Police. Amending  46.2-746.8. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1540 (I) See HB1734)
License plates, special; authorization by Transportation Board. Amending  46.2-725. (Patron-Bell, SB 768 (F))
License plates, special; expiration of clean special fuel provision therefor. Amending  46.2-749.3. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2849 (F))
License plates, special; increases fee for certain officials and constitutional officers. Amending  46.2-736.1 and 46.2-737. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 2187 (Chapter 300))
License plates, special; issuance commemorating 100th anniversary of City of Galax. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1895 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance incorporating image of a liberty penguin. Adding  46.2-749.101. (Patron-Weatherholtz, HB 1118 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS. Adding  46.2-749.109:1; repealing 46.2-749.109. (Patron-Miller, SB 745 (I) See SB884)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: DRIVE SMART. Amending  46.2-749.2:10. (Patron-Oder, HB 1725 (I) See HB1501; Williams, SB 820 (Chapter 244))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: TRADITIONAL MARRIAGE. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1660 (F))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: VIRGINIA WINES. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Bell, HB 2270 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing names, numbers and color schemes used by professional stock car drivers. Amending  46.2-749.69:1. (Patron-Dudley, HB 2572 (Chapter 554))
License plates, special; issuance of those promoting lung cancer research, awareness and prevention. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Bell, HB 2271 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to contributors of Virginia Housing Partnership Revolving Fund. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Oder, HB 1724 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to law-enforcement chaplains, graduates and supporters of U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, and supporters of On the Rebound Bulldog Rescue Foundation. Adding  46.2-749.118, 46.2-749.119 and 46.2-749.120. (Patron-Putney, HB 2342 (Chapter 546))
License plates, special; issuance to Master Gardeners. Adding 46.2-749.118. (Patron-Alexander, HB 2781 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to members and supporters of Association for Community Conflict Resolution. Adding 46.2-749.118. (Patron-Miller, SB 1236 (I) See SB884)
License plates, special; issuance to members and supporters of Junior League. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 1242 (I) See SB884)
License plates, special; issuance to members and supporters of Mustang Club of America. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1990 (I) See HB1501; Bell, SB 885 (I) See SB884)
License plates, special; issuance to members and supporters of Northern Virginia Swim League. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Amundson, HB 2501 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to members of Fraternal Order of Police. Amending  46.2-746.8; adding  46.2-746.8:01. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1734 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to members of State Defense Force and technical change involving composition of Military Advisory Council. Amending  2.2-2666.1; adding  46.2-744.1. (Patron-Puckett, SB 942 (I) See SB884)
License plates, special; issuance to members of United Daughters of Confederacy. Adding  46.2-746.23. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1600 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to persons awarded Global War on Terrorism Service Medal. Adding  46.2-742.5. (Patron-Cole, HB 1614 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to persons serving in, honorably discharged or retired from U.S. Army. Amending  46.2-743. (Patron-Frederick, HB 2776 (Chapter 929))
License plates, special; issuance to quilters. Adding 46.2-749.118. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 2792 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to recipients of National Defense Service Medal. Adding  46.2-742.5. (Patron-Black, HB 2597 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to recipients of National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, to unremarried surviving spouses of U.S. Marine Corps veterans, to members of U.S. Naval Construction Force (Seabees), to Veterans of Foreign Wars of U.S. organization, to supporters of Shenandoah National Park Association, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Surfrider Foundation, Robert Russa Moton Museum, Salem Avalanche baseball team, to members of United Daughters of Confederacy, to members and supporters of Mustang Club of America, Northern Virginia Swim League, to quilters, Master Gardeners, scuba divers, to persons who desire to contribute to Housing Partnership Revolving Fund, of those promoting lung cancer research, awareness, and prevention, of those bearing seal, symbol, emblem, or logotype of counties, cities, and towns, of those bearing legend: DRIVE SMART, VIRGINIA WINES, and to commemorate 100th anniversary of City of Galax. Amending 46.2-743, 46.2-749.2:10 and 46.2-749.4; adding  46.2-742.5, 46.2-742.6, 46.2-746.2:3.1, 46.2-746.2:6, 46.2-746.23, 46.2-749.49:1, 46.2-749.56:1 and 46.2-749.118 through 46.2-749.129; repealing  46.2-749.49 and 46.2-749.56. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1501 (Chapter 273))
License plates, special; issuance to scuba divers. Adding 46.2-749.118. (Patron-Bell, HB 2272 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Deep Creek High School. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2544 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of education and public schools. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Locke, SB 763 (I) See SB884)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Robert Russa Moton Museum. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2196 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Adding  46.2-749.56:1; repealing  46.2-749.56. (Patron-Dillard, HB 1758 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Salem Avalanche baseball team. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1999 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Shenandoah National Park Association. Adding  46.2-749.49:1; repealing 46.2-749.49. (Patron-Louderback, HB 2178 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Surfrider Foundation. Adding  46.2-749.118. (Patron-Miller, HB 2875 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to those awarded Combat Infantryman Badge. Adding  46.2-742.5; repealing  46.2-742.4. (Patron-Louderback, HB 2179 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to those bearing the legend: CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS, to members and supporters of State Defense Force, Junior League, Association for Community Conflict Resolution, Mustang Club of America, education and the public schools of Virginia and Salem Avalanche. Amending  2.2-2666.1; adding  46.2-744.1, 46.2-749.109:1 and 46.2-749.118 through 46.2-749.122; repealing  46.2-749.109. (Patron-Bell, SB 884 (Chapter 248))
License plates, special; issuance to unremarried surviving spouse of U.S. Marine Corps veterans. Amending  46.2-743. (Patron-Melvin, HB 2530 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; issuance to Veterans of Foreign Wars members. Adding  46.2-746.2:6. (Patron-Barlow, HB 2387 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; local government logos, fees. Amending 46.2-749.4. (Patron-Cole, HB 1613 (I) See HB1501)
License plates, special; one-time fee plus prescribed cost of plates for certain military veterans. Amending  46.2-743. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1058 (Chapter 264))
License plates, special; prohibits issuance unless certain requirements met. Amending  46.2-725; adding  46.2-749.4:4. (Patron-Welch, HB 2019 (Chapter 294))
Loitering; prohibited on certain bridges. Amending  46.2-930. (Patron-Athey, HB 2333 (F))
Military vehicles; registration. Adding  46.2-649.3. (Patron-Black, HB 194 (CD))
Mopeds; allows City of Charlottesville to limit operations. Amending  46.2-1051. (Patron-Van Yahres, HB 1628 (F))
Mopeds; changes in provisions. Amending  15.2-1719, 15.2-1720, 46.2-100, 46.2-301, 46.2-800, 46.2-839, 46.2-847, 46.2-849, 46.2-856, 46.2-857, 46.2-905, 46.2-906, 46.2-907, 46.2-914, 46.2-915, 46.2-932, 46.2-1015, 46.2-1051, 46.2-1066, 46.2-1078 and 46.2-1081; repealing  46.2-915.2. (Patron-Louderback, HB 2175 (F); Potts, SB 726 (F))
Mopeds; definition, regulations and inspection requirements. Amending  46.2-100 and 46.2-1157; adding  46.2-800.2. (Patron-Ingram, HB 2794 (F))
Mopeds; operation. Amending  46.2-301. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 79 (CD))
Mopeds; operation on highways. Amending  46.2-914. (Patron-Athey, HB 2334 (F))
Mopeds; regulation by local ordinances. Amending  46.2-100, 46.2-915.2 and 46.2-1051. (Patron-Amundson, HB 2028 (F); Rapp, HB 2380 (F))
Mopeds; regulation in Northern Virginia Planning District. Amending  46.2-100, 46.2-914, 46.2-915.2 and 46.2-1051. (Patron-Rust, HB 2230 (F))
Mopeds; requires riders to wear helmets. Amending  46.2-906.1. (Patron-Puller, SB 706 (F))
Mopeds, mini-bikes, trail-bikes and go-carts; allows certain localities to restrict operations. Amending  46.2-1051. (Patron-Deeds, SB 954 (F); Quayle, SB 1039 (F))
Motor fuels; increases penalty for driving off without paying. Amending  46.2-819.2. (Patron-Williams, SB 819 (Chapter 208))
Motor fuels tax; allows revenue disbursement to locality where revenue was generated. Amending  15.2-4511 and 58.1-1724. (Patron-Cole, HB 2426 (F))
Motor fuels tax; refunds for agricultural vehicles. Amending 58.1-2259. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1641 (Chapter 782); Watkins, SB 794 (Chapter 243))
Motor vehicle dealers; may act as DMV agents when issuing motor vehicle titles and registration. Amending  46.2-205. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 376 (CD))
Motor vehicle dealers; prohibits coercion by motor vehicle manufacturers and distributors. Amending  46.2-1568. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1736 (Chapter 906))
Motor vehicle dealers; requirements. Amending  46.2-1511. (Patron-Stump, HB 2581 (Chapter 321))
Motor vehicle dealers; sale and distribution of funeral vehicles and fire-fighting equipment and ambulances. Amending 46.2-1500 and 46.2-1572. (Patron-Welch, HB 2022 (Chapter 456))
Motor vehicle dealers; towing, recovery and storage business operators need not be licensed as thereof, exception. Amending 46.2-1508. (Patron-Norment, SB 911 (F))
Motor vehicle driver’s seat; adjustment. Adding  46.2-819.4. (Patron-Howell, A.T., HB 1982 (F))
Motor vehicle emissions; Department of Environmental Quality to study costs and benefits of adopting air pollution standards in Northern Virginia. (Patron-Puller, SJR 283 (F))
Motor vehicle headlights; to be lighted when traveling on a two-lane undivided highway. Amending  46.2-1030. (Patron-Hull, HB 1310 (CD))
Motor vehicle insurance; coverage for certain vehicles. Adding 46.2-684.1. (Patron-Saxman, HB 1949 (F))
Motor vehicle insurance; limited tort option. Adding  38.2-2216.1. (Patron-Frederick, HB 1545 (F))
Motor vehicle insurance license tax; revenues deposited in Priority Transportation Fund. (Patron-Chichester, SB 1325 (I) See SB1324)
Motor vehicle insurance license tax; revenues deposited in Transportation Trust Fund. Adding  58.1-2511. (Patron-Frederick, HB 1525 (I) See HB2099)
Motor vehicle license fees; changes in provisions. Amending 46.2-752. (Patron-Johnson, HB 2502 (Chapter 317))
Motor vehicle registration; requires permanent registration for buses. Amending  46.2-712. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 2189 (Chapter 301))
Motor vehicle registrations; free issuance to certain members of volunteer fire departments and rescue squads. Amending 46.2-649.1:1. (Patron-Hurt, HB 756 (CD))
Motor vehicle safety inspection approval stickers; allows extension for military personnel. Adding  46.2-1158.1. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1688 (F); Wardrup, HB 2186 (Chapter 582))
Motor vehicle safety inspection stations; garage liability insurance. Amending  46.2-1166. (Patron-Carrico, HB 2434 (Chapter 179))
Motor vehicle safety inspection stations; liability insurance. Amending  46.2-1166. (Patron-Tata, HB 1973 (F))
Motor vehicle safety inspection stations; standards. Amending 46.2-1166. (Patron-Bell, HB 2256 (F))
Motor vehicle safety inspections; frequency. Amending  46.2-1158. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 852 (F); Cuccinelli, SB 1339 (F))
Motor vehicle safety inspections; prohibits imposition of fee by Superintendent of State Police. Amending  46.2-1163. (Patron-Watts, HB 2082 (F))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; daily rental fee. Amending 58.1-2402. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 1745 (Chapter 449))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; exemption for limited liability companies. Amending  58.1-2403. (Patron-Landes, HB 1508 (Chapter 274))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include gift of vehicle to spouse, son or daughter. Amending  58.1-2403. (Patron-Quayle, SB 836 (Chapter 246))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; reduction for motor vehicle trade-in. Amending  58.1-2401 and 58.1-2405. (Patron-Alexander, HB 1552 (F))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; reduction if motor vehicle is purchased for business purposes. Amending  58.1-2401 and 58.1-2405. (Patron-Alexander, HB 1551 (F))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; revenue from rental taxes deposited into Transportation Trust Fund. Amending  58.1-2425. (Patron-Cole, HB 1636 (F))
Motor vehicle title; allows correction of errors in process thereof. Adding  46.2-621.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1672 (Chapter 283))
Motor vehicle title; allows creation of electronic certificates thereof. Amending  46.2-603 and 46.2-623. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 2293 (Chapter 305))
Motor vehicle title; DMV to issue new upon presentation from another state by operation of law. Amending  46.2-633. (Patron-Welch, HB 2822 (Chapter 849); Houck, SB 1234 (Chapter 766))
Motor vehicle title; failure to surrender when security interest paid, penalty. Amending  46.2-643. (Patron-Colgan, SB 1315 (F))
Motor vehicle window tinting films; lowers percentage on front side windows. Amending  46.2-1052. (Patron-Lewis, HB 1493 (F))
Motor vehicles; allows dealers to cancel spot sales conditioned on approval of an installment sales contract. Amending  46.2-1530 and 46.2-1542. (Patron-Norment, SB 1114 (F))
Motor vehicles; notice of impoundment. Amending  46.2-301.1. (Patron-Carrico, HB 2435 (Chapter 312))
Motor vehicles; prohibits certain vehicle sound systems. Adding 46.2-1078.1. (Patron-Howell, A.T., HB 1984 (F); Keister, HB 2497 (F))
Motor vehicles; prohibits certain wheel covers. Adding 46.2-1088.6. (Patron-Barlow, HB 2390 (F))
Motor vehicles; regulating modification of exhaust systems to be within certain noise emission standard. Amending  46.2-1049. (Patron-Fralin, HB 2895 (F))
Motor Vehicles, Department of, Developing an Activity Based Costing System at; Report of (Item 2B, Chapter 1042, 2003 Acts). (HD 17)
Motorcycle dealers; requirement for establishment of new franchises. Amending  46.2-1993.67. (Patron-Hugo, HB 991 (CD))
Motorcycles; allows free use of toll facilities. Amending 33.1-252. (Patron-Gear, HB 2133 (F))
Motorcycles; safety inspection fees. Amending  46.2-1167. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2199 (Chapter 628))
Motorcyclists; use of helmets. Amending  46.2-328 and 46.2-910. (Patron-Janis, HB 1828 (F))
Motorcyclists; use of helmets. Amending  46.2-910. (Patron-Janis, HB 1979 (F))
Motorists; prohibits certain activities on highways in any locality. Amending  46.2-931. (Patron-Bell, HB 2249 (Chapter 541))
Motorists; prohibits certain activities on highways in Town of Vienna. Amending  46.2-931. (Patron-Shannon, HB 1859 (I) See HB2249; Devolites Davis, SB 710 (Chapter 488))
Overheight vehicles; use of optical detection systems in identification thereof in westbound tunnel of Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel. Amending  46.2-1110. (Patron-Oder, HB 2277 (Chapter 542))
Overlength trucks; prohibited on certain highways, penalty. Amending  46.2-1112. (Patron-Mims, SB 1016 (Chapter 262))
Oversize vehicles; driving into or through tunnels, penalty. Amending  46.2-1110. (Patron-Oder, HB 2278 (Chapter 543))
Overweight permits; issuance to trucks hauling products produced from gas or oil wells. Amending  46.2-1143. (Patron-Stump, HB 2575 (Chapter 556))
Parking; allows Fairfax County and towns within its boundaries to regulate. Amending  46.2-1224. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1968 (Chapter 293))
Parking; prohibited on entrance and exit ramps of controlled access highways. Adding  46.2-1239.1. (Patron-Cline, HB 2609 (F))
Pedestrian and bicycle advisory committees; VDOT to establish program therefor. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 2677 (F))
Personal Property Tax Relief Act of 1998; changes in provisions. Amending  58.1-3506, 58.1-3506.1, 58.1-3523, 58.1-3524 and 58.1-3912; repealing fifth enactment of Chapter 1, 2004 Sp. I Acts. (Patron-Bell, HB 2257 (I) See HB1654; Reynolds, SB 737 (F))
Personal Property Tax Relief Act of 1998; gradually increases amount of car tax relief to 100% of reimbursable amount. Amending  30-133, 58.1-3506, 58.1-3523 and 58.1-3524; repealing  58.1-3506.1, 58.1-3523, 58.1-3524, 58.1-3912, and second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh enactments of Chapter 1, 2004 Sp. I Acts. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1654 (F))
Personal property tax, tangible; joint subcommittee to study elimination thereof on personal-use cars, motorcycles, etc. (Patron-Hanger, SJR 383 (F))
Pickup or panel trucks; bumper height limitations same as cars. Amending  46.2-1063. (Patron-Blevins, SB 924 (F))
Private roads; designated as highways for law-enforcement purposes. Amending  46.2-1307. (Patron-Athey, HB 2331 (F))
Protective orders; temporary possession of motor vehicle to last no more than two years. Amending  16.1-279.1. (Patron-Plum, HB 2076 (F))
Racial Profiling and Traffic Statistics Reporting Act; created, report. Adding  8.01-226.2:1, 15.2-1722.1 and 52-30.1 through 52-30.5. (Patron-Ward, HB 2735 (F))
Racial Profiling and Traffic Statistics Reporting Act; created, report. 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 225 (CD))
Rail Enhancement Fund; portion of tax on motor vehicle rentals to be deposited therein, Rail Advisory Board established. Amending  33.1-221.1:1.1 and 58.1-2425; adding  33.1-391.3:1. (Patron-May, HB 2596 (Chapter 323))
Reckless driving; restricted license. Amending  46.2-393. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1722 (Chapter 152))
Recording devices in motor vehicles; access to data. Adding 46.2-1193 through 46.2-1197. (Patron-May, HB 2469 (F))
Recording devices in motor vehicles; ownership of data. Adding 46.2-1088.6. (Patron-Gear, HB 2134 (F))
Registration of uninsured motor vehicles; increases fee. Amending  46.2-706 and 46.2-708. (Patron-Miles, HB 1640 (F))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include automobile refinishing repair materials. Amending  58.1-602. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 2762 (Chapter 121))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include certain truck trailers and cargo containers. (Patron-Orrock, HB 2827 (Chapter 328))
Retirement System; includes DMV part-time and contract employees. Amending  51.1-124.3. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2396 (F))
Road flares; maliciously running over. Adding  46.2-111.1. (Patron-Bell, HB 2259 (F))
Safety belts; required usage, prohibits search due to violation. Amending  46.2-1094. (Patron-Norment, SB 235 (CD); Norment, SB 901 (F))
Safety belts; requires use by all occupants at least age 16 or older. Amending  46.2-1094. (Patron-Oder, HB 1569 (F))
Safety glass in motor vehicles; requirements. Amending  46.2-1056. (Patron-Putney, HB 2343 (F))
Special identification cards; allows driver age 70 or older to exchange license therefor without fee. Amending  46.2-345. (Patron-Cole, HB 1611 (Chapter 281))
Special identification cards; allows driver to exchange license therefor without fee. Amending  46.2-328.1 and 46.2-345. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 972 (Chapter 260))
Special identification cards; expiration on person’s 16th birthday. Amending  46.2-345. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 789 (Chapter 665))
Special identification cards; fees. Amending  46.2-345. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 1856 (F))
Speed limits; maximum on Route 17 between Town of Port Royal and Saluda. Amending  46.2-870. (Patron-Chichester, SB 1210 (Chapter 266))
Speed limits; maximum on Route 460 in Rich Creek. Amending 46.2-870. (Patron-Keister, HB 2841 (F))
Speed limits; maximum on Route 58. Amending  46.2-870. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1229 (Chapter 268))
Speed limits; maximum on Routes 29 and 460. Amending  46.2-870. (Patron-Newman, SB 1223 (Chapter 267))
Speed limits; maximum speed in residence and business districts. Amending  46.2-100 and 46.2-874. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2418 (Chapter 310))
Speed limits; may be set on nonsurface treated highways in Montgomery County. Amending  46.2-873.1. (Patron-Nutter, HB 2156 (Chapter 804); Bell, SB 774 (Chapter 239))
Stolen vehicles; disposition of those that are recovered. Amending  46.2-1209. (Patron-Wagner, SB 418 (CD))
Suspension or revocation of driver’s license, registration card or license plate; begins on date conviction is final. Amending 46.2-414. (Patron-Van Yahres, HB 2772 (Chapter 565))
Toll facilities; use of photo-monitoring systems. Amending 46.2-819.1. (Patron-Williams, SB 815 (Chapter 862))
Toll facility operators and toll technology entities; postpones sunset provision for release of personal data by DMV thereto. Amending second enactment of Chapter 660, 2004 Acts. (Patron-Black, HB 2658 (F); Williams, SB 816 (F))
Towing and recovery businesses; posting of certain information. Amending  46.2-1231 and 46.2-1233.1. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2141 (F))
Towing and recovery operators; licensure. Amending  46.2-1233.1; adding  46.2-1230.1. (Patron-Bland, HB 2754 (F))
Towing and storage charges; increased. Amending  46.2-1233.1. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2311 (F))
Towing of vehicles; changes in provisions, lien. Amending  43-32, 46.2-649.1, 46.2-1231, 46.2-1600, 46.2-1601 and 46.2-1607. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 296 (CD))
Traffic incidents; allows localities to seek reimbursement of expenses from juveniles. Amending  15.2-1716. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1674 (Chapter 148))
Traffic incidents; reimbursement of expenses incurred in responding to by sheriffs and volunteer fire fighters. Amending 15.2-1716. (Patron-Cline, HB 1514 (Chapter 366))
Traffic signals; abolishes sunset on use of photo-monitoring systems. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-Rust, HB 370 (CD); Stolle, SB 176 (CD); Stolle, SB 1095 (F))
Traffic signals; extends sunset on use of photo-monitoring systems. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2095 (F); Mims, SB 780 (F))
Traffic signals; extends sunset provision on use of photo-monitoring systems, report. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-Brink, HB 1868 (F))
Traffic signals; use of photo-monitoring in any locality. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2105 (F); Devolites Davis, SB 92 (CD); Colgan, SB 732 (F); Devolites Davis, SB 1004 (F))
Traffic signals; use of photo-monitoring in certain localities. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-Tata, HB 1558 (F); Oder, HB 2274 (F))
Traffic signals; use of photo-monitoring in City of Roanoke. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-Edwards, SB 132 (CD); Edwards, SB 721 (F))
Traffic signals; use of photo-monitoring in City of Williamsburg and James City County. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-Barlow, HB 2389 (F))
Trailer dealers; certain exempt from zoning regulations in Fairfax County. Amending  46.2-1992.8. (Patron-Howell, SB 88 (CD))
Truck parking; allows Fairfax County and towns within its boundaries to limit. Amending  46.2-1222.1. (Patron-Sickles, HB 2698 (F))
Unregistered motor vehicles; requirements for insurance. Adding 46.2-684.1. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1663 (Chapter 445))
Unsafe motor vehicles; removal from highways, reports on “out of service” inspections. Amending  46.2-1001. (Patron-Scott, J.M., HB 1249 (CD))
U.S. mail signs on U.S. mail vehicles; use. Amending  46.2-711 and 46.2-892. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1601 (Chapter 140))
Utility trailers; reflectors to be used on rear. Amending 46.2-1088.5. (Patron-Pollard, HB 2690 (Chapter 563))
VASCAR speed determination devices; allows City of Charlottesville to use. Amending  46.2-882. (Patron-Van Yahres, HB 1630 (F); Deeds, SB 955 (F))
Vehicle towing and recovery industry; joint subcommittee to study regulation by Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation. (Patron-Bland, HJR 746 (F); O’Brien, SJR 330 (P))
Video display in motor vehicles; prohibits within view of driver. Amending  46.2-1077. (Patron-Howell, A.T., HB 1983 (Chapter 913))
Video displays in motor vehicles; prohibits obscene videos that can be seen by persons outside of vehicle. Adding  46.2-1077.01. (Patron-Blevins, SB 925 (Chapter 669))
Voter registration; citizenship status should read same as DMV records. Adding  24.2-418.1 and 46.2-203.2. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 1071 (F))
Voter registration and DMV applications and records; requires residence addresses to be same. Amending  24.2-418; adding 46.2-203.2. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1555 (F))
Warning lights; use of red or red and white lights by Department of Environmental Quality vehicles. Amending  46.2-920 and 46.2-1023. (Patron-Oder, HB 2275 (Chapter 583))
Water-damaged vehicles; increases amount of damage claim to be disclosed. Amending  46.2-624. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1048 (F))
Weight limits; allows all localities to adopt truck weight limits. Amending  46.2-1138.1; repealing  46.2-1138.2. (Patron-Mims, SB 825 (F))
Wheelchair interfacility transport services and vehicles; exemption from regulation under emergency medical services law. Amending 32.1-111.2. (Patron-Lucas, SB 1344 (Chapter 778))
Workers’ compensation; definition of injury for use of a dealer motor vehicle. Amending  65.2-101. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1728 (Chapter 374); Williams, SB 1215 (Chapter 354))
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