HB 8 Vessel accident; requires passengers 18 years of age or older to report, penalty.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)

Reporting of vessel accident; penalty.  Requires any passenger 18 years of age or older who is a passenger in a vessel that is involved in an accident resulting in serious bodily injury or death and in which the operator has (i) failed to stop and render assistance, and (ii) failed to report the accident in accordance with procedures established by the Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to notify, within a reasonable time, a law-enforcement officer, conservation police officer, or an officer of the Virginia Marine Police. If such a report is not filed, the passenger is subject to a Class 3 misdemeanor. The bill contains technical amendments.

Full text:
11/29/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100111D  pdf | impact statement
02/03/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12104911D-H1  pdf | impact statement
02/10/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105354D-H2  pdf | impact statement

Status:
11/29/11  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100111D
11/29/11  House: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/18/12  House: Assigned ACNRsub: Chesapeake
01/19/12  House: Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/12  House: Referred from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources by voice vote
01/25/12  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/27/12  House: Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
02/01/12  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/01/12  House: Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/03/12  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (18-Y 0-N)
02/03/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12104911D-H1
02/03/12  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/06/12  House: Assigned App. sub: Economic Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources
02/09/12  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/10/12  House: Reported from Appropriations with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
02/10/12  House: Committee substitute printed 12105354D-H2
02/12/12  House: Read first time
02/13/12  House: Read second time
02/13/12  House: Courts of Justice Committee substitute rejected 12104911D-H1
02/13/12  House: Appropriations Committee substitute agreed to 12105354D-H2
02/13/12  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB8H2
02/14/12  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/12  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/15/12  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/12  Senate: Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
03/01/12  Senate: Rereferred from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 2-N)
03/01/12  Senate: Rereferred to Courts of Justice
03/02/12  Senate: Continued to 2013 in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)