2008 Regular Session


File Code: Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 317
Sponsored By:
Delegates Ali, Beidle, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Heller, Howard, Lafferty, Malone, Robinson, Sossi, and Walkup
Malfunctioning Traffic Light Act


Requiring a driver who is approaching a traffic control signal with no visible lighted indication to reduce speed and prepare to yield to other vehicles in or approaching the intersection; clarifying that a driver shall obey a stop sign under specified circumstances; clarifying a term; 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 2/5 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Pamela Beidle, District 32
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate James E. Malone, Jr., District 12A
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Richard A. Sossi, District 36
Delegate Mary Roe Walkup, District 36

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Traffic Regulations

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 21-202 , 21-202 , 21-204 , 21-204 )


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