HB0917 (CH0287)

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2015 Regular Session



Motor Vehicles - Checkpoints - Prohibition on Targeting Motorcycles

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kramer


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 287

Synopsis:Prohibiting a police officer at a motor vehicle checkpoint from targeting only motorcycles for inspection or evaluation; creating a specified exception to the prohibition for a police officer at a motor vehicle checkpoint established as part of a police search or investigation; providing for the construction of a provision of law governing obedience to a lawful order or direction of a police officer; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Kramer, Anderton, Barkley, Beidle, Beitzel, Bromwell, Carey, Cassilly, Cullison, Fisher, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Glass, Glenn, Grammer, S. Howard, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kipke, Kittleman, Lafferty, Mautz, McConkey, O'Donnell, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Reilly, B. Robinson, S. Robinson, Szeliga, Valderrama, Vitale, and B. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0716
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0666 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Equipment and Inspections
Narrow Subject(s):Discrimination
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Motorcycles and Motor Scooters
Motor Vehicle Inspection
Motor Vehicle Operation
Traffic Regulation
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(21-103, 25-114)

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