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Abandoned vehicles; removal by property owners. Adding 46.2-1200.2. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1929 (F))
Accident reports; increases amount of property damage reported by law-enforcement officers. Amending  46.2-373. (Patron-Welch, HB 2320 (F))
Accident reports; law-enforcement officers to report use of cell phone was factor in accident. Amending  46.2-373. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1032 (F))
Administrative license suspension; clarification thereof for DUI. Amending  46.2-391.2. (Patron-Bell, HB 2972 (F))
Alcohol to an underage person; person found guilty of shall have his license suspended six months. Amending  4.1-306. (Patron-Moran, HB 2860 (F))
Alcoholic beverage control; refusal to grant and revocation or suspension of licenses. Amending  4.1-222 and 4.1-225. (Patron-Albo, HB 1889 (Chapter 103))
Alcoholic beverages; penalty for possession of open container in motor vehicle. Adding  46.2-800.2. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1676 (F))
All-terrain vehicles; amends statutes relating thereto. Amending 46.2-644.1, 46.2-644.3, and 46.2-1993. (Patron-Williams, SB 746 (F))
All-terrain vehicles and similar vehicles; local regulation for operating near dwellings. Adding  15.2-919.1. (Patron-Watkins, SB 1398 (F))
Antique motor vehicles; corrects erroneous references thereto. Amending  46.2-730. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 288 (CD))
Antique motor vehicles; imposes additional limitations and conditions on certain vehicles. Amending  46.2-730. (Patron-Griffith, HB 1927 (I) See HB2465)
Antique motor vehicles; removes the 250-mile driving limitation therefor. Amending  46.2-730. (Patron-Crockett-Stark, HB 2482 (I) See HB2465)
Antique motor vehicles and antique trailers; license plates therefor. Amending  46.2-730. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 2465 (Chapter 492))
Car tax relief; removes cap on overall amount, and creates Personal Property Tax Relief Fund, report. Amending  30-133, 58.1-3506, 58.1-3523, 58.1-3524, and 58.1-3912; adding  58.1-3524.1 through 58.1-3524.6, 58.1-3535.1, and 58.1-3916.01:1. (Patron-Albo, HB 1894 (F))
Cellular telephones; bans use thereof by drivers of school buses and passenger-carrying commercial vehicles. Adding  46.2-919.1 and 46.2-1088.7. (Patron-Bowling, HB 2912 (F))
Cellular telephones; prohibits use of for those under 18 years old while driving. Amending  46.2-334.01. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1039 (Chapter 777))
Cellular telephones; prohibits use while driving. Adding 46.2-1078.1. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 233 (CD))
Certificate for Driving; persons unable to establish legal presence to use for driving purposes. Adding  46.2-344.1. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 1586 (CD))
Child restraint devices; raises booster seat age, prohibits certain in front seat. Amending  46.2-1095 and 46.2-1100. (Patron-Albo, HB 1908 (Chapter 935); O’Brien, SB 1035 (I) See SB1060; Watkins, SB 1060 (Chapter 91))
Child unattended in a car; unlawful for younger than six years. Adding  46.2-116. (Patron-Barlow, HB 2711 (F))
Children; unlawful to leave unattended in vehicle. Adding 46.2-116. (Patron-Albo, HB 2146 (F))
Clean alternative fuel or hybrid passenger-type vehicles; Department of General Services to purchase for state use. Adding  2.2-1176.1. (Patron-Poisson, HB 1809 (F))
Commercial motor vehicles; prohibited from driving in left lane in certain areas. Amending  46.2-803.1. (Patron-Rapp, HB 2597 (F))
Conservators of the peace, special; authorized by locality to use flashing blue lights in vehicles. Amending  18.2-175, 46.2-1022, and 46.2-1023. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2899 (F))
Constitutional amendment; excludes privately owned motor vehicles from property taxation (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article X. (Patron-Rust, HJR 34 (CD); Rust, HJR 655 (F))
Constitutional amendment; excludes privately owned motor vehicles used for nonbusiness purposes (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article X. (Patron-Cole, HJR 586 (F))
Constitutional amendment; excludes vehicles owned or leased by any member of armed forces in active military conflict from property taxation (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article X. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SJR 104 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; excludes vehicles owned or leased by any member of armed forces in military conflict from property taxation (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article X. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SJR 340 (Chapter 842))
Data recorders; personal property of vehicle owner. Adding 46.2-1088.6. (Patron-Gear, HB 891 (CD))
Dealer’s license plates; allowable uses thereof. Amending 46.2-1550. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1142 (F))
Dealer’s license plates; repeals prohibition on use thereof on trailers. Amending  46.2-1992.44. (Patron-Lohr, HB 1983 (F))
Disabled parking placards; issuance by physician assistant, podiatrist, chiropractor, or nurse practitioner. Amending 46.2-731, 46.2-739, 46.2-1240, and 46.2-1241. (Patron-Blevins, SB 993 (Chapter 715))
Disabled veteran; definition thereof. Amending  46.2-100. (Patron-Plum, HB 1512 (CD))
Display of local license, decals, etc.; exempts certain public service companies therefrom. Amending  46.2-752. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2793 (Chapter 213))
DMV; assessment of fees on certain drivers. Adding  46.2-206.1. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 1196 (F))
DMV; exempts federal, state, and local officials from fees charged for obtaining data from records. Amending  46.2-208 and 46.2-214. (Patron-Rapp, HB 1930 (Chapter 447))
DMV; to develop and distribute materials for parents of certain minors. Adding  46.2-335.3. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1043 (F))
DMV driver record abstracts; copies thereof are one-half normal charge for volunteer drivers for Faith in Action. Amending 46.2-208. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 2027 (Chapter 188); Potts, SB 1153 (Chapter 79))
DMV fees; assessment thereof on certain drivers. Adding 46.2-206.1. (Patron-Rust, HB 2257 (I) See HB2376; Rust, HB 2376 (F))
DMV fees; to impose transaction in customer service centers if can be done electronically, exceptions. Adding  46.2-214.2 and 46.2-328.2. (Patron-McDougle, SB 1337 (F))
DMV fees; to impose transaction in customer service centers if does not involve driver’s license. Adding  46.2-214.2 and 46.2-328.2. (Patron-Saxman, HB 3149 (F))
Driver improvement clinics; use of fees. Amending  46.2-490. (Patron-Brink, HB 1765 (Chapter 180))
Driver training programs; joint subcommittee to study revision of curriculum therefor. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 378 (P))
Driver training school and instructor; changes terms, and requires passing of DMV course. Amending  22.1-205, 46.2-324.1, 46.2-325, 46.2-334, 46.2-335, 46.2-490.8, 46.2-1700, 46.2-1701, 46.2-1701.2, 46.2-1701.3, 46.2-1702, 46.2-1705, and 46.2-1707. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2702 (F))
Driver’s license; driving after forfeiture of licensure for DUI conviction, penalty. Amending  18.2-272. (Patron-Albo, HB 1890 (Chapter 258))
Driver’s license; issued to operate a motorcycle. Amending 46.2-325, 46.2-328, 46.2-332, 46.2-337, and 46.2-1190.2. (Patron-BaCote, HB 2177 (Chapter 190))
Driver’s license; makes violation of various restrictions primary offense for those under 19 years old. Amending  46.2-334.01. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1040 (F))
Driver’s license; notice of revocation. Amending  18.2-272. (Patron-Watts, HB 2289 (F); Herring, SB 1262 (F))
Driver’s license; removes certain provision for suspension thereof. Amending  46.2-395. (Patron-Rapp, HB 2594 (Chapter 327))
Driver’s license; suspension thereof for failure to pay jail fees. Amending  46.2-395. (Patron-Miller, P.J., HB 2183 (F))
Driver’s license, commercial; fee for failing to attend scheduled skills test appointment. Amending  46.2-332. (Patron-May, HB 3028 (Chapter 223))
Driver’s license expiration; extension thereof to certain persons in service to U.S. government serving outside of country. Amending  46.2-221.2. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1704 (Chapter 249); Marsden, HB 2665 (I) See HB1704; Cuccinelli, SB 816 (Chapter 589))
Driver’s license numbers; nonissuance of license to persons with bona fide religious objections thereto. Amending  20-60.3, 32.1-292.2, 46.2-340, 46.2-342, 46.2-894, 46.2-1110, 46.2-1190.4, 63.2-1250, and 63.2-1916. (Patron-Johnson, HB 3092 (F); Wampler, SB 1315 (F))
Driver’s license, restricted; allows judge to issue to person for purpose of driving to religious services. Amending  18.2-271.1. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2249 (F))
Driver’s license, restricted; person, designated by court, may drive in pursuit of health care services for person residing in household. Amending  18.2-271.1. (Patron-Deeds, SB 886 (Chapter 553))
Driver’s license, restricted; person may drive in pursuit of health care services for person residing in household. Amending 18.2-271.1. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 2266 (Chapter 194))
Driver’s license, restricted; voluntary revocation. Amending 18.2-271.1. (Patron-Albo, HB 1892 (F))
Driver’s licenses; allows persons who use bioptic telescopic lenses to receive motorcycle classification. Amending  46.2-312, 46.2-328, 46.2-332, 46.2-337, 46.2-1190.3, 46.2-1190.4, and 46.2-1191. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 764 (F))
Driver’s licenses; DMV not to issue to persons convicted of driving under influence unless have proof of motor vehicle insurance. Amending  46.2-316. (Patron-Iaquinto, HB 2518 (Chapter 496))
Driver’s licenses; first-time applicants prove they completed an approved driver education program. Amending  46.2-323, 46.2-324.1, 46.2-334, and 46.2-335.2. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2700 (F))
Driver’s licenses; first-time applicants to prove they completed an approved driver education program. Amending  46.2-323, 46.2-334, and 46.2-335.2. (Patron-Hugo, HB 1246 (CD))
Driver’s licenses; operating vehicle with suspended license, penalty. Amending  46.2-301 and 46.2-302. (Patron-Stolle, SB 392 (CD))
Driver’s licenses and special identification cards; no more than five emergency contact persons can be listed. Amending 46.2-342 and 46.2-345. (Patron-Englin, HB 2733 (F))
Driver’s licenses, etc.; persons 25 years old or older must not show age of person to whom they are issued. Amending 46.2-335, 46.2-342, and 46.2-345. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 1119 (F))
Driver’s licenses, provisional; allows holder thereof to drive between certain hours to or from residence where babysitting. Amending  46.2-334.01. (Patron-Barlow, HB 2715 (F))
Driver’s licenses, provisional; prohibits use of cell phones for person under 18 years old. Amending  46.2-334.01. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SB 1124 (I) See SB1039)
Driver’s permits, temporary; 90-day limitation does not apply to first-time drivers pending presentation in court ceremony. Amending  46.2-344. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2701 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol; increases penalty if eluding police. Amending  46.2-817. (Patron-Cox, HB 1987 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol; person convicted thereof three times in 10 years shall be permanently revoked. Amending 46.2-391. (Patron-Cline, HB 2454 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol; suspension of driver’s license pending appeal of conviction. Amending  46.2-389. (Patron-Toscano, HB 1686 (F))
Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs; term inference replaces presumption relating to alleged offense. Amending 18.2-269, 29.1-738.3, and 46.2-341.27. (Patron-Moran, HB 1204 (CD); Norment, SB 471 (CD))
Driving without a license; enhanced penalties for persons convicted multiple times. Amending  46.2-300. (Patron-Cline, HB 2453 (I) See HB3122)
Driving without a license; enhanced penalty for persons convicted of second offense. Amending  46.2-300. (Patron-Rust, HB 3122 (Chapter 532))
Drug test; use of synthetic urine to defeat. Adding 46.2-341.18:2. (Patron-Fralin, HB 3023 (Chapter 422))
Fuel-efficient vehicles and transportation funding; joint subcommittee to study. (Patron-Wagner, SJR 385 (P))
Golf carts; persons with disabled parking placards to cross public highways. Amending  46.2-916.3. (Patron-Putney, HB 1832 (F))
Hampton Roads Transportation Authority; created. Amending 58.1-2403; adding  33.1-391.6 through 33.1-391.17, 46.2-332.1, 46.2-755.1, 46.2-755.2, 46.2-1167.1, 58.1-609.14, 58.1-802.1, 58.1-2402.1, and 58.1-3221.2. (Patron-Stolle, SB 1415 (I) See SB1417)
Headlights; use when operating windshield wipers. Amending 46.2-1030. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2054 (F))
High-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes; extends sunset provision for vehicles bearing clean special fuel vehicle license plates. Amending  33.1-46.2. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2132 (Chapter 317); Plum, HB 3057 (I) See HB2132)
Ignition interlock; installation in vehicle, and loss of restricted license. Amending  18.2-270.1. (Patron-Iaquinto, HB 3098 (Chapter 686))
Improper driving; charged as traffic infraction when degree of culpability is slight. Adding  46.2-869.1. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 2052 (F))
Incident management; VDOT vehicles are exempt from certain provisions. Amending  46.2-891 and 46.2-920.1. (Patron-Valentine, HB 2163 (Chapter 189); Wagner, SB 1144 (Chapter 918))
Income tax, state; bicyclists’ tax credits for businesses and individuals. Adding  58.1-339.12 and 58.1-339.13. (Patron-Suit, HB 1826 (F))
Income tax, state; dedicates portion of car tax to localities. Amending  30-133, 46.2-623, 58.1-320, 58.1-3506, 58.1-3506.1, and 58.1-3912; adding  58.1-3667; repealing  15.2-1636.20, 58.1-3523 through 58.1-3536, and 58.1-3916.01. (Patron-Rust, HB 306 (CD); Rust, HB 2262 (F))
Inoperable vehicles; prohibits imposition of local vehicle license taxes and fees thereon. Amending  46.2-755. (Patron-Gear, HB 2640 (Chapter 296))
Insurance; prohibits insurers from setting rates based on credit history. Amending  38.2-2114, 38.2-2115, 38.2-2126, 38.2-2212, 38.2-2213, and 38.2-2234. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2887 (F))
Insurance; unfair claims settlement practices. Amending  38.2-510. (Patron-Nixon, HB 3035 (F))
Juveniles; guilty of a violation driving without a license. Amending  16.1-278.8 and 16.1-278.9. (Patron-Herring, SB 1248 (F))
Law-enforcement escorts; shall be considered emergency vehicles and exempt from obeying certain regulations. Amending  46.2-920. (Patron-Eisenberg, HB 2084 (Chapter 860); Ticer, SB 924 (Chapter 908))
Law-enforcement officer; uniform requirement for arrests for speeding. Amending  46.2-882. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1772 (F))
Law-enforcement personnel; to provide fire/rescue officer in charge at accident scene DMV vehicle information. Amending  46.2-208. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2003 (F))
Learner’s permits; required driving hours for holders. Amending 46.2-335. (Patron-Lohr, HB 1655 (F))
License plate or decal; unlawful possession thereof. Amending 46.2-613. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2773 (F))
License plates; eliminates requiring two. Amending  46.2-711 and 46.2-715. (Patron-Dance, HB 2902 (F))
License plates, special; eliminates fee for members of Department of Virginia Military Order of Purple Heart. Amending  46.2-742. (Patron-Wright, HB 1410 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance for all branches of armed forces. Amending  46.2-743. (Patron-Shannon, HB 990 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance for supporters of 9-1-1 communications professionals. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1392 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance for supporters of Bide-A-Wee Golf Course in City of Portsmouth. (Patron-Lucas, SB 1422 (F))
License plates, special; issuance honoring Robert E. Lee. (Patron-Ruff, SB 803 (Chapter 235))
License plates, special; issuance of Purple Heart plates free of charge to certain members. Amending  46.2-742. (Patron-Wright, HB 2794 (F))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: DIG WITH CARE. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 1358 (F))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: DRIVING AMERICA’S FUTURE. (Patron-Watts, HB 2285 (F))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: PROFESSIONAL AUTO RACING and number 3. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 53 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 52 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: SUPPORT OUR TROOPS. (Patron-Orrock, HB 72 (CD); Cox, HB 1388 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: VIRGINIA RECYCLES. (Patron-Poisson, HB 1806 (F))
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing Vietnamese Heritage and Freedom Flag. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1750 (F))
License plates, special; issuance of those promoting brain tumor awareness. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1751 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to certain veterans. Amending 46.2-743. (Patron-Hull, HB 3203 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to civilian employees of Department of Army. Amending  46.2-743. (Patron-Frederick, HB 499 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to members of American Poolplayers Association. (Patron-Bell, SB 784 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to members of Del Ray Citizens Association. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 970 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to members of Fraternal Order of Police. (Patron-Miller, SB 1107 (I) See SB1350)
License plates, special; issuance to members of Fraternal Order of Police. Amending  46.2-746.8. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1782 (Chapter 181); Blevins, SB 1350 (Chapter 172))
License plates, special; issuance to members of U.S. Coast Guard. (Patron-Joannou, HB 2787 (Chapter 669))
License plates, special; issuance to registered nurses. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 1964 (Chapter 184))
License plates, special; issuance to residents and supporters of Bay Creek community. (Patron-Lewis, HB 196 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to retired members of United States Navy and Coast Guard. Amending  46.2-743. (Patron-Frederick, HB 498 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to spouses and parents of certain deceased military veterans. (Patron-Amundson, HB 605 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2421 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Boy Scouts of America. (Patron-Phillips, HB 642 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of childhood cancer awareness. (Patron-Landes, HB 920 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of National D-Day Memorial Foundation. (Patron-Putney, HB 1831 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of National Multiple Sclerosis Society. (Patron-O’Bannon, HB 611 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of The Crooked Road: Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail. (Patron-Dudley, HB 2375 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to supporters of Virginia Museum of Natural History. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 733 (F))
License plates, special; issuance to veterans of U.S. military operations since September 11, 2001, in Afghanistan and Iraq. (Patron-Orrock, HB 335 (CD))
License plates, special; repeal of various 2006 authorizations. (Patron-Landes, HB 2536 (Chapter 201))
License plates, special; those convicted of DUI to use yellow license plates. Amending  18.2-270; adding  46.2-726.1. (Patron-Spruill, HB 2907 (F))
Line of Duty Disability Benefits Fund; expenses related to certain traffic incidents credited thereto. Amending  15.2-1716. (Patron-Callahan, HB 2007 (F); Sickles, HB 2822 (F))
Littering; dumping or disposing of trash from motor vehicle, penalty. Amending  33.1-346. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1842 (F))
Littering from motor vehicle; includes cigarette remnants as litter. Amending  33.1-346. (Patron-Fralin, HB 805 (CD))
Local vehicle license taxes and fees; counties to charge additional annual fee. Amending  46.2-752. (Patron-Orrock, HB 3072 (I) See HB2227)
Loitering; prohibited in the rights-of-way of certain highways. Amending  46.2-930. (Patron-Watts, HB 2286 (F))
Marijuana or controlled substances; loss of driver’s license for possession. Amending  18.2-259.1. (Patron-Rapp, HB 2596 (F))
Mopeds; requiring stickers thereon. Amending  46.2-915. (Patron-Carrico, HB 2113 (Chapter 111))
Motor carriers of passengers; insurance based on number thereof by carrier. Amending  46.2-2053. (Patron-Cole, HB 1646 (F))
Motor fuel; failure to pay. Amending  46.2-819.2. (Patron-BaCote, HB 3040 (F))
Motor fuels tax; clarifies refund for taxicabs. Amending 58.1-2259. (Patron-Wardrup, HB 668 (CD))
Motor vehicle; unlawful entry into. Adding  18.2-146.1. (Patron-Bell, HB 2964 (F))
Motor vehicle dealers; termination of franchises. Amending 46.2-1569. (Patron-Welch, HB 2316 (Chapter 837))
Motor vehicle dealers; transfer of dealerships. Amending 46.2-1569. (Patron-Saxman, HB 551 (CD); Saxman, HB 1848 (Chapter 827); Wagner, SB 256 (CD))
Motor vehicle dealers; warranty obligations. Amending  46.2-1571. (Patron-Athey, HB 2409 (Chapter 830))
Motor vehicle equity loans; establishes system for licensing and regulating revolving lines of credit. Amending  6.1-249, 6.1-330.55, and 59.1-200; adding  6.1-480 through 6.1-507. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 2000 (F))
Motor vehicle equity loans; penalties. Amending  6.1-249, 6.1-330.55, 6.1-330.78, and 59.1-200; adding  6.1-474 through 6.1-501. (Patron-Bell, SB 598 (CD))
Motor Vehicle Equity Loans Act; created. Amending  6.1-249, 6.1-330.55, and 59.1-200; adding  6.1-474 through 6.1-501. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 1514 (CD))
Motor Vehicle Fuel Sales Tax; local-option to impose retail sales taxes on motor fuels. Amending  33.1-84.1 and 58.1-1719; adding  58.1-1724.2 and 58.1-1724.3. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1026 (F); Cuccinelli, SB 1420 (F))
Motor vehicle insurance; policies on access to recorded data, penalty. Adding  38.2-2215.1. (Patron-Gear, HB 890 (CD))
Motor vehicle insurance; prohibits premiums based on credit history. Amending  38.2-2212, 38.2-2213, and 38.2-2234. (Patron-Frederick, HB 2683 (F))
Motor vehicle insurance; prohibits rate increases as a result of claim due to an accident for which insured was not at fault. Amending  38.2-2212. (Patron-Spruill, HB 2908 (F))
Motor vehicle insurance license tax; revenues dedicated to Priority Transportation Fund. Amending  33.1-23.03:8 and 58.1-2501; repealing tenth enactment of Chapters 1019 and 1044, 2000 Acts. (Patron-Houck, SB 1201 (F))
Motor vehicle keys; manufacturers to provide means to duplicate for certain models. Adding  46.2-116. (Patron-Purkey, HB 160 (CD))
Motor vehicle liability insurance; increases coverage limits. Amending  46.2-472. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 264 (CD))
Motor vehicle license taxes and fees, local; repeals authority of imposition and collection thereof. Amending  46.2-100, 46.2-102, and 58.1-3995; repealing  46.2-752 through 46.2-756. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1699 (F))
Motor vehicle license taxes and fees, local; restates limitation on amount. Amending  46.2-752. (Patron-Reid, HB 3143 (Chapter 230))
Motor vehicle registration fees; dedicates proceeds to transportation purposes. Amending  46.2-694 and 58.1-2425. (Patron-Callahan, HB 3152 (F))
Motor vehicle repair labor rates; requires State Corporation Commission to conduct quarterly surveys of operators of repair facilities. Adding  38.2-515.1. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 2543 (F))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; basis and rate. Amending 58.1-2401, 58.1-2402, and 58.1-2405. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 2466 (F); Marshall, D.W., HB 2467 (F))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; exempts vehicles with certain EPA fuel efficiency rating. Amending  58.1-2403. (Patron-Englin, HB 974 (CD))
Motor Vehicle Sales and Use Tax; increase for transportation purposes. Amending  58.1-2402 and 58.1-2425. (Patron-Brink, HB 2071 (F))
Motor vehicle salespersons; sets conditions therefor under which can be licensed if not employed by dealer. Amending  46.2-1521. (Patron-Ebbin, HB 2270 (Chapter 828))
Motor vehicle stops; law-enforcement officer to inform person of reason therefor. Adding  46.2-936.1. (Patron-Marsh, SB 1401 (F))
Motor vehicle title loans; caps rate of interest that may be charged. Amending  6.1-330.78; adding  6.1-330.77:2. (Patron-Morgan, HB 325 (CD); Morgan, HB 1956 (F))
Motor vehicle, T&M vehicle, trailer, etc.; imposing of fees by DMV. Amending  46.2-1530, 46.2-1530.2, 46.2-1930, 46.2-1992.23, and 46.2-1993.23; adding  46.2-1930.1, 46.2-1930.2, 46.2-1992.23:1, 46.2-1992.23:2, 46.2-1993.23:1, and 46.2-1993.23:2. (Patron-Janis, HB 3010 (F))
Motor Vehicle Transaction Recovery Fund; provides criteria for awarding of attorney fees. Amending  46.2-1527.3 and 46.2-1527.5. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1779 (Chapter 826))
Motor vehicles; approaching certain stationary vehicles on highways. Amending  46.2-921.1. (Patron-Devolites Davis, SB 452 (CD))
Motor vehicles; eluding police officer. Amending  46.2-817. (Patron-Peace, HB 1677 (F))
Motor vehicles; establishing gross weight and axle-spacing requirements for certain, fees. Amending  46.2-694.1; adding 46.2-1126.1. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 284 (CD))
Motor vehicles, used; pre-purchase inspection notification of those for sale. Amending  46.2-1529.1. (Patron-Norment, SB 153 (CD))
Motorcycle helmets; exempted from wearing thereof on certain byways and highways. Amending  46.2-910. (Patron-Janis, HB 2585 (F))
Motorcycles; driving two abreast in single lane. Amending 46.2-857. (Patron-Poisson, HB 1808 (F))
Motorcycles; emergency lights on those used by law enforcement. Adding  46.2-1029.3. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 347 (CD))
Motorcycles; free use of VDOT-controlled toll facilities. Amending  33.1-252. (Patron-Reid, HB 3142 (F))
Motorcyclists; training course certified by Motorcycle Safety Foundation for licensure thereof. Amending  46.2-337. (Patron-BaCote, HB 280 (CD))
Motorcyclists; wearing of helmets. Amending  46.2-910. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 3077 (F))
Nonresident motor vehicle operator; service of process on Commissioner of DMV as agent. Amending  8.01-308. (Patron-Kilgore, HB 3126 (F))
Odometer readings; exempts certain vehicles therefrom. Amending 46.2-629. (Patron-Oder, HB 3071 (Chapter 225))
Off-road motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle, etc.; operators of certain vehicles within 500 feet of dwelling prohibited. Adding  46.2-911.2. (Patron-Ware, R.L., HB 3073 (F))
Operation of vehicles; consolidates provisions thereto by nonresidents from other states or foreign countries. Amending 46.2-307; repealing  46.2-306. (Patron-Cline, HB 2452 (F))
Overtaking and passing vehicles on certain highways; prohibits travel in left-most lane of any limited access highway except to pass. Amending  46.2-842. (Patron-Rapp, HB 1934 (F))
Overtaking traffic; failure to give way, penalty. Amending 46.2-842.1. (Patron-Rapp, HB 1933 (F))
Overweight coal trucks; penalties imposed on owners thereof. Amending  46.2-1143. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2884 (F))
Overweight permits; authorized for tank wagons. Amending 46.2-1149.3; adding  46.2-1144.1. (Patron-Houck, SB 1321 (Chapter 738))
Overweight permits; exempts fire and emergency apparatus responding to and from emergency calls from weight limits on bridges and culverts. Adding  46.2-1130.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1679 (Chapter 177); Miller, SB 742 (Chapter 540))
Overweight permits; underground pipe cleaning, hydroexcavating, and water blasting machinery to be issued. Adding  46.2-1149.5. (Patron-Cole, HB 1645 (Chapter 429))
Parking; if parked in VDOT lot must abide by posted signs. Adding 46.2-1219.2. (Patron-Cox, HB 1986 (Chapter 263))
Parking of certain vehicles; localities to prohibit any truck in any residence district. Amending  46.2-1222.1. (Patron-Ticer, SB 926 (F))
Parking ordinances; local governments may prohibit parking of certain vehicles. Adding  46.2-1222.2. (Patron-May, HB 2387 (Chapter 487))
Pedestrians; motorists to stop for those at marked crosswalks. Amending  46.2-924. (Patron-Moran, HB 2863 (F); Miller, J.H., HB 2945 (F))
Personal Property Tax Relief Act; adds to definition of “qualifying vehicle”. Amending  58.1-3523. (Patron-Caputo, HB 1880 (Chapter 314))
Personal Property Tax Relief Act of 1998; commissioner of revenue to rely upon DMV information in determining whether vehicle qualifies. Amending  58.1-3523. (Patron-Bell, HB 2975 (Chapter 815))
Photo-monitoring systems; certain counties and cities may establish to enforce traffic light signal. Adding  15.2-968.1. (Patron-Purkey, HB 1762 (I) See HB1778; Bulova, HB 2484 (I) See HB1778; Watkins, SB 871 (I) See SB829)
Photo-monitoring systems; counties and cities may establish to enforce traffic light signals. Adding  15.2-968.1. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1778 (Chapter 836); Devolites Davis, SB 829 (Chapter 903))
Private attorney or collection agency; may collect fines, etc., and have access to DMV records. Amending  19.2-349. (Patron-Miller, P.J., HB 3051 (F))
Private roads; certification of signs and speed limits by licensed engineers for law-enforcement purposes. Amending  46.2-1307 and 46.2-1307.1. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 2025 (Chapter 187))
Private roads as highways; governing body of any county, city, or town may adopt ordinances designating thereas. Amending 46.2-1307. (Patron-Miller, J.H., HB 3046 (Chapter 310); Colgan, SB 1360 (Chapter 74))
Provisional driver’s licenses; restriction on using cellular phones and wireless devices. Amending  46.2-334.01. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 2510 (I) See HB1876)
Puncturing of motor vehicle tires; authorizes law-enforcement officers to utilize devices designed therefor. Amending 18.2-147.2. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1785 (Chapter 437))
Rail and Public Transportation, Department of; transfers motor fuels retail sales taxes thereto. Amending  33.1-391.4, 46.2-753, 58.1-638, 58.1-1724, and Chapter 627, 1958 Acts. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1399 (F))
Reckless driving; person must attend alcohol safety action program if driver’s license suspended. Amending  46.2-392. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1708 (Chapter 432))
Reckless driving; raises speed that constitutes regardless of speed limit. Amending  46.2-862. (Patron-Ruff, SB 801 (F))
Records of DMV; eliminates fee to receive driving record abstracts therefrom. Amending  46.2-208 and 46.2-214. (Patron-Williams, SB 1097 (Chapter 156))
Running a red light; increases penalty therefor. Amending 46.2-833. (Patron-Janis, HB 2587 (F))
Running a red light; punishable as reckless driving. Amending 46.2-833. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2761 (I) See HB2587)
Safety inspection requirements; exemptions for vehicles owned by military service members, etc. Adding  46.2-1158.2. (Patron-Suit, HB 1818 (F))
Safety inspection stickers and vehicle inspections; required for parked vehicles. Amending  46.2-1157 and 46.2-1163. (Patron-Miller, J.H., HB 3045 (Chapter 137); Colgan, SB 1363 (Chapter 75))
School bus warning devices; requires red lights to be activated whenever bus door is opened. Amending  46.2-1090. (Patron-Peace, HB 3084 (Chapter 421))
School buses; maximum speed limit therefor. Amending  46.2-871. (Patron-Lohr, HB 1729 (Chapter 98))
School buses; requirement of safety belts. Amending  22.1-177. (Patron-Spruill, HB 2903 (F))
Smoking; guilty of a misdemeanor if in certain proximity to gas pumps. Adding  46.2-819.4. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 1653 (Chapter 848))
Special identification cards; provisions shall not apply to certain applicants. Amending  46.2-328.1. (Patron-Marshall, D.W., HB 2471 (Chapter 493))
Specially constructed, replica vehicles, etc.; revises procedures therefor to be titled and registered by DMV. Amending 46.2-100 and 46.2-625; adding  46.2-602.1. (Patron-Rust, HB 2501 (Chapter 325); Williams, SB 1383 (Chapter 393))
Speed determination devices; repeals provision that allows law-enforcement to show motorist readings. Amending  46.2-882. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 2357 (Chapter 231))
Speed limits; analysis of accident and law-enforcement data required before increasing. Amending  46.2-870. (Patron-Fralin, HB 3024 (Chapter 222); Bell, SB 783 (Chapter 544))
Speed limits; provides maximum speed limit in Village of Lucketts. Amending  46.2-870. (Patron-May, HB 2383 (F))
Speeding; increases minimum fine if driving over 20 miles of speed limit. Amending  46.2-947. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2763 (F))
Stopping on highways; makes it illegal to stop in intersections in certain localities. Amending  46.2-888. (Patron-Hurt, HB 2762 (F))
Supplemental funding; dedicates to primary and secondary road construction. Adding  46.2-206.1, 46.2-752.1, 58.1-816.2, and 58.1-3221.2. (Patron-Albo, HB 2434 (I) See HB3202)
Tangible personal property tax relief; repealed on passenger cars, motorcycles, etc. Amending  30-133, 46.2-623, 58.1-3506, 58.1-3506.1, and 58.1-3912; repealing  15.2-1636.20 and 58.1-3523 through 58.1-3536. (Patron-Potts, SB 1365 (F))
Taxes and license fees; law-enforcement officials, etc., exempted therefrom for one vehicle. Amending  46.2-752. (Patron-Scott, E.T., HB 2362 (Chapter 865))
Taxicab service by localities; financial data collected used only for consideration of rates or charges and kept confidential. Amending  46.2-2062. (Patron-Houck, SB 1000 (Chapter 238))
Taxicabs; registration thereof in another state shall be registered in Virginia. Adding  46.2-649.1:2. (Patron-Sickles, HB 3187 (F))
Temporary driver’s permits; limitation on validity. Amending 46.2-344. (Patron-Caputo, HB 1874 (F))
Toll facilities; operation of photo-monitoring or automatic vehicle identification systems. Amending  46.2-819.1 and 46.2-819.3. (Patron-Rust, HB 2462 (Chapter 200); Williams, SB 1100 (Chapter 78))
Towing and recovery operators; eliminates requirement to obtain written authorization from owner of property to tow a vehicle. Amending  46.2-1232. (Patron-Rust, HB 2260 (F))
Towing and recovery operators; exemption from liability when rendering emergency assistance. Amending  46.2-1231.1. (Patron-O’Brien, SB 1042 (Chapter 376))
Towing and Recovery Operators, Board for; review of contracts. Adding  46.2-2826.1. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2129 (F))
Toy vehicles; prohibits use thereof on highways, exception. Amending  46.2-100, 46.2-808, 46.2-905, 46.2-906, 46.2-906.1, 46.2-908.1, and 46.2-932. (Patron-Toscano, HB 2674 (Chapter 209); Deeds, SB 898 (Chapter 366))
Traffic light signal violation-enforcement program; localities may adopt ordinances therefor. Adding  15.2-968.1. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 1683 (I) See HB1778)
Traffic offenses; additional penalty for certain violations. Adding  46.2-902.2. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 332 (CD))
Transportation funding; authority to certain localities to impose additional fees therefor, report. Amending  2.2-1514, 10.1-1188, 15.2-2317 through 15.2-2327, 15.2-2403, 15.2-4839, 15.2-4840, 33.1-3, 33.1-13, 33.1-19.1, 33.1-23.03, 33.1-23.03:8, 33.1-223.2:12, 33.1-268, 33.1-269, 33.1-277, 46.2-694, 46.2-694.1, 46.2-697, 46.2-1135, 58.1-605, 58.1-606, 58.1-811, 58.1-2217, 58.1-2249, 58.1-2289, 58.1-2403, 58.1-2425, 58.1-2701, and 58.1-2706; adding  15.2-2223.1, 15.2-2328, 15.2-2329, 15.2-2403.1, 15.2-4838.1, 30-278 through 30-282, 33.1-23.4:01, 33.1-391.6 through 33.1-391.15, 46.2-206.1, 46.2-702.1, 46.2-755.1, 46.2-755.2, 46.2-1167.1, 58.1-625.1, 58.1-802.1, 58.1-815.4, 58.1-1724.2 through 58.1-1724.7, 58.1-2402.1, 58.1-2531, 58.1-3221.2, and 58.1-3825.1; repealing tenth enactment of Chapters 1019 and 1044, 2000 Acts. (Patron-Howell, W.J., HB 3202 (Chapter 896))
Transportation funding and reform; provides statewide funding of projects through current and additional funds, report. Amending  2.2-1514, 10.1-1188, 15.2-2403, 33.1-1, 33.1-2, 33.1-3, 33.1-13, 33.1-19.1, 33.1-23.03, 33.1-23.03:8, 33.1-67, 33.1-69, 33.1-72.1, 33.1-223.2:12, 33.1-268, 33.1-269, 33.1-277, 46.2-694.1, 46.2-697, 46.2-1135, 58.1-2217, 58.1-2249, 58.1-2289, 58.1-2701, and 58.1-2706; adding  15.2-2223.1, 15.2-2286.2, 15.2-2328, 15.2-2329, 15.2-2403.1, 30-278 through 30-283, 33.1-23.4:01, 46.2-206.1, 46.2-702.1, 58.1-2531, and 58.1-2532; repealing tenth enactment of Chapters 1019 and 1044, 2000 Acts. (Patron-Norment, SB 1417 (F))
Treasurers; make list of uncollected balances of previously billed tangible personal property taxes on certain vehicles. Amending 58.1-3921. (Patron-Ingram, HB 2390 (Chapter 867))
Truck climbing lanes; requiring trucks and combination vehicles to keep to right on interstate highway system. Amending  46.2-804. (Patron-Landes, HB 2534 (Chapter 501))
Vehicle detection devices; motorcycles to proceed through steady red signals if controlled thereby. Amending  46.2-833. (Patron-Bowling, HB 2916 (F))
Vehicle Emissions; Report of Department of Environmental Quality on Use of On-Road Remote Sensing Devices in Northern Virginia (HJR 208, 2006). (HD 13)
Vehicle registration; increases fees for those not designed to transport passengers for farming. Amending  46.2-694.1, 46.2-697, and 46.2-698. (Patron-Watts, HB 2610 (F))
Vehicle registration fees; additional fee to support Land Conservation Fund. Amending  46.2-694. (Patron-Ticer, SB 243 (CD))
Vehicle safety inspections; not required to make appointment therefor. Amending  46.2-1158 and 46.2-1165. (Patron-Bell, HB 3032 (F))
Vehicle titling and registration; exemptions for certain military service members. Amending  46.2-600. (Patron-Suit, HB 1817 (Chapter 934))
Vehicle warning lights; allows chaplains to equip their vehicles therewith. Amending  46.2-1020. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1094 (F))
Vehicle window tinting; certain allowed because of person’s medical condition. Amending  46.2-1053. (Patron-Callahan, HB 405 (CD))
Violation of right-of-way; guilty of reckless driving if cause death of another. Adding  46.2-863.1. (Patron-Obenshain, SB 909 (F))
Visual displays; permits visual displays if driver’s view is enhanced. Amending  46.2-1077. (Patron-Carrico, HB 2108 (Chapter 110))
Voter registration; copy of application to be maintained at DMV and registration records. Amending  24.2-411.1 and 24.2-445. (Patron-Dance, HB 46 (CD); Ingram, HB 356 (CD); Watkins, SB 80 (CD))
Voter registration; if not shown on pollbooks proof of registration at DMV, etc., required to vote. Amending  24.2-653. (Patron-Dance, HB 3168 (Chapter 692))
Weight limits for gravel trucks; extends sunset provision. Amending  46.2-1143. (Patron-Bowling, HB 2917 (Chapter 523))
Wildlife Center; authorizes vehicles owned thereby to rescue or euthanize injured wildlife when requested by law-enforcement agency. Adding  46.2-920.2. (Patron-Landes, HB 3075 (Chapter 139))
Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits use thereof by certain drivers. Amending  46.2-334.01 and 46.2-335. (Patron-Caputo, HB 1876 (F); Miller, P.J., HB 3066 (F))
Yielding right-of-way; driver to yield when approaching certain vehicles. Amending  46.2-921.1. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2248 (F))
2007 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 09/04/07