SB 1229 Driver's license or learner's permit; issuance, minimum standards for vision tests.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Issuance of a driver's license or learner's permit; minimum standards for vision tests. Increases the minimum visual acuity an applicant must possess for issuance of a driver's license or learner's permit from a field of 100 degrees of horizontal vision in one or both eyes to a field of 110 degrees of horizontal vision in one or both eyes. This bill is identical to HB 1504.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101110D  pdf | impact statement
02/06/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17101110D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/20/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1229ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/03/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0279)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed
Senate amendments

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101110D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/01/17  Senate: Reported from Transportation with amendment (13-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/06/17  Senate: Read second time
02/06/17  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/06/17  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1229E
02/06/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/17  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17101110D-E
02/08/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/17  House: Read first time
02/08/17  House: Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/09/17  House: Reported from Transportation with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/10/17  House: Read second time
02/13/17  House: Read third time
02/13/17  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/13/17  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/13/17  House: Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  Senate: House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Enrolled
02/20/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1229ER)
02/20/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/21/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/21/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/03/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 279 (effective 7/1/17)
03/03/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0279)