2009 Regular Session


File Code: Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1543/08 - ENV
Sponsored By:
Delegate Conaway
Motor Vehicles - Mandatory Seat Belt Use - Warning for Improper Use


Providing that a person who attempts to use a seat belt as required by law but who fails to use the seat belt in accordance with specified design specifications is not in violation of specified mandatory seat belt laws; and prohibiting the issuance of a citation and requiring the issuance of a specified warning for a violation of specified mandatory seat belt laws that involves the failure to use a seat belt properly.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Environmental Matters
Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 22-412.3 )


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