SB 1276 Traffic violations, certain; dismissal for proof of compliance with law.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Dismissal of certain traffic violations for proof of compliance with law. Provides that a court may, in its discretion, dismiss a violation for failure to notify the Department of Motor Vehicles of change of address, for failure to register, title, or properly display license plates, for failure to pay local licensing fees or taxes, for failure to have certain safety equipment or having unsafe or defective equipment, or for improper tinting, if such a person can prove to the court compliance with the law on or before the court date and payment of court fees.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101560D  pdf | impact statement
01/25/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104797D-S1  pdf | impact statement
03/07/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1276ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0670)  pdf

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101560D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17104797D-S1
01/25/17  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N)
01/27/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/30/17  Senate: Read second time
01/30/17  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
01/30/17  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 17104797D-S1
01/30/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1276S1
01/31/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/03/17  House: Read first time
02/03/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/13/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  House: Read second time
02/22/17  House: Read third time
02/22/17  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/07/17  Senate: Enrolled
03/07/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1276ER)
03/07/17  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/17  Senate: Signed by President
03/13/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/20/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 670 (effective 7/1/17)
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0670)