HB0430 (CH0371)

2013 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Alcoholic Beverages - Consumption and Possession in Motor Vehicles

Sponsored by:

Chair, Judiciary Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 371

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "motor vehicle" to expand the types of vehicles for which an occupant is prohibited from consuming or possessing an alcoholic beverage in the passenger area while on a highway.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Departmental - Transportation)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
By Request of the Governor
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Motorcycles and Motor Scooters
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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