2008 Regular Session


File Code: Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1196/06 - ENV
Sponsored By:
Delegates Kelly, Beitzel, Carr, DeBoy, Eckardt, Frank, George, Haddaway, McKee, Miller, Myers, O'Donnell, Riley, Schuh, Stull, and Wood
Vehicle Laws - Overtaking and Passing Vehicles


Requiring, under specified circumstances and on specified highways that have two or more lanes for traffic moving in the same direction, a vehicle in the far left lane that is being overtaken by another vehicle to give way to the right in favor of the overtaking vehicle; providing for specified exceptions; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Alfred C. Carr, Jr., District 18
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway, District 37B
Delegate Robert A. McKee, District 2A
Delegate Warren E. Miller, District 9A
Delegate LeRoy E. Myers, Jr., District 1C
Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell, District 29C
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Paul S. Stull, District 4A
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Traffic Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 21-101 , 21-101 , 21-303 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered