2010 Regular Session


File Code: Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 698
Sponsored By:
Delegates Shewell, Elliott, Krebs, and Stocksdale
Vehicle Laws - Controlled Dangerous Substances - Per Se Driving Offenses


Prohibiting a person from driving or attempting to drive if there is in the person's blood any specified controlled dangerous substance or its metabolite under specified circumstances; providing that a specified defense is not available for specified charges; providing for penalties; etc.

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 House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Judiciary
Hearing 3/24 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Substance Abuse
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Drivers` Licenses
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 16-402 , 21-902 , 27-101 , 27-101 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered