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Vehicle Laws - Work Zone Speed Control System - Increased Penalty for Multiple Offenses

Sponsored by:

Delegate Chang


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Increasing the maximum civil penalty from $40 to $80 for a third or subsequent violation in a calendar year of a posted speed restriction in a work zone captured by a speed control system; and requiring that a citation issued for a violation captured by a work zone speed control system contain a notice of the increased civil penalty imposed for a third or subsequent offense in the same calendar year.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Chang
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1654 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Environment and Transportation  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Narrow Subject(s):Construction
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Motor Vehicle Operation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Traffic Regulation
Statutes:Article - Transportation

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March 15, 2018 4:47 P.M.