2010 Regular Session


File Code: Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving
Sponsored By:
Delegate Valderrama
Drunk and Drugged Driving with Child in the Vehicle - Retention of Child by Child Care Providers


Authorizing an employee of a child care center or a person providing care at a family day care home to refuse to allow a person to leave the property of the center or home in a vehicle with a child if the child care provider has a reasonable belief that the person is under the influence of alcohol or drugs and it is unsafe for the person to drive; making it a felony for a person to drive or attempt to drive a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or under the influence of alcohol per se and while transporting a minor; 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.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Care
Child Custody
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Family Law
( 5-505 )
( 21-902 , 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
Committee Votes :