SB 293 Reckless driving; causing death or injury of certain persons, Class 5 felony.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Reckless driving causing death or injury of certain persons. Punishes reckless driving or a violation of the "move-over" law that causes death or permanent and significant physical impairment by striking a law-enforcement officer, emergency medical services personnel, highway worker, firefighter, or a DMV size and weight compliance agent who was not in a vehicle and on a public roadway or work zone engaged in his duties as a Class 5 felony with a $2,500 mandatory minimum fine. The bill further requires the court to suspend the offender's driver's license for one year. In addition, the court may impose a civil penalty of up to $10,000 and the proceeds shall be deposited into the general fund.

Full text:
01/06/14  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100631D  pdf | impact statement
01/27/14  Senate: Committee substitute printed 14104472D-S1  pdf | impact statements

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments rejected

Status:
01/06/14  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100631D
01/06/14  Senate: Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/15/14  Senate: Reported from Transportation with amendments (14-Y 0-N)
01/15/14  Senate: Rereferred to Courts of Justice
01/27/14  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
01/27/14  Senate: Committee substitute printed 14104472D-S1
01/27/14  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/04/14  Senate: Reported from Finance (17-Y 0-N)
02/05/14  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/14  Senate: Read second time
02/06/14  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/06/14  Senate: Committee amendments rejected
02/06/14  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/06/14  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 14104472D-S1
02/06/14  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB293S1
02/07/14  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/14  House: Placed on Calendar
02/12/14  House: Read first time
02/12/14  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/18/14  House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/24/14  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 1-N)
02/24/14  House: Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/26/14  House: Continued to 2015 in Courts of Justice by voice vote