2012 Regular Session


File Code: Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Sponsored By:
Senators Jacobs, Colburn, Montgomery, and Stone
Vehicle Laws - Nonfunctioning Traffic Control Signals - Requirement to Stop


Altering a specified provision of law requiring vehicular traffic to stop and take specified steps when approaching a nonfunctioning traffic control signal at the intersection of an exit ramp and a highway to apply the requirement to all intersections; and requiring vehicular traffic approaching a nonfunctioning traffic control signal at an intersection to stop in a specified manner, yield to specified other vehicles, and remain stopped until it is safe to continue through the intersection.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings Withdrawn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

Sponsored by:

Senator Nancy Jacobs, District 34
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Senator Norman R. Stone, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Motor Vehicle Operation
Traffic Regulation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 21-101 , 21-209 )


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 :
Judicial Proceedings