2012 Regular Session


File Code: Transportation - Highways Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 283
Sponsored By:
Delegates K. Kelly, Alston, Anderson, Bromwell, Clippinger, Cluster, Conaway, Dwyer, Elliott, Glass, Glenn, Haddaway-Riccio, Krebs, McConkey, O'Donnell, Parrott, Ready, Simmons, Stocksdale, Szeliga, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, and Wood
Vehicle Laws - Accidents Resulting in Death - Appearance in Court for Traffic Citations


Requiring a person who receives a traffic citation with a notice to appear in person for a violation that contributed to an accident that resulted in the death of another to comply with the notice to appear in court contained in a writ or trial notice issued by the District Court or a circuit court by appearing in person.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/22 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kevin Kelly, District 1B
Delegate Tiffany T. Alston, District 24
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate John W. E. Cluster, Jr., District 8
Delegate Frank M. Conaway, Jr., District 40
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Donald B. Elliott, District 4B
Delegate Glen Glass, District 34A
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, District 37B
Delegate Susan W. Krebs, District 9B
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Anthony J. O'Donnell, District 29C
Delegate Neil Parrott, District 2B
Delegate Justin Ready, District 5A
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Kathy Szeliga, District 7
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Geraldine Valentino-Smith, District 23A
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death.
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Traffic Regulation

Bill affects the following Statute:

( 26-204 )


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