SB0850

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Vehicle Laws - Accidents Resulting in Injury - Mandatory Drug and Alcohol Testing

Sponsored by:

Senator Forehand

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Requiring a person involved in a motor vehicle accident that results in an injury to another person that requires the removal of the other person to a medical facility to submit to specified drug or alcohol testing if the person is detained by a police officer who has reasonable grounds to believe that the person has been driving or attempting to drive in violation of specified drug- or alcohol-related driving restrictions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Forehand and Raskin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0627
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Drunk Driving
Narrow Subject(s):Accidents
Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Arrests
Chemical Tests
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Motor Vehicle Operation
Statutes:Article - Transportation
(16-205.1)

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October 2, 2015 9:13 A.M.