2009 Regular Session

Accidents

Status of Legislation
Total number of Bills: 28

  • Failed Legislation

    HB 29

    Status as of February 16, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Sossi
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study Traffic Accident Clearance Procedures
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 93

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 49

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Costa
    Entitled
    Mortality and Quality Review Committee - Sunset Extension and Membership
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Health and Government Operations
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 97

    Status as of January 21, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Simmons, Bronrott, Conway, DeBoy, Dumais, Eckardt, Montgomery, Riley, Rudolph, and Smigiel
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Manslaughter by Vehicle or Vessel - Criminal Negligence
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 152

    Status as of March 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kach and Olszewski
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Leaving the Scene of an Accident Resulting in Bodily Injury or Death - Mandatory Arrest
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 153

    Status as of March 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kach and Olszewski
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Accidents Resulting in Death - Appearance in Court for Traffic Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 172

    Status as of March 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates G. Clagett, Barkley, DeBoy, Hecht, Holmes, Levy, Love, Robinson, Weldon, and Wood
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Recklessly Contributing to an Accident in a Highway Work Zone - Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 307

    Status as of March 9, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    The Speaker (By Request - Administration) (Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol) and Delegates Dumais and Bronrott
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Testing of Drivers Involved in Fatal or Life-Threatening Accidents
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 356

    Status as of February 16, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Barnes and Frush (By Request)
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Reckless Endangerment - Use of a Motor Vehicle
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 458

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Carr, Ali, Barkley, Bates, and Sossi
    Entitled
    State Highway Administration - Posting of Traffic Accident and Incident Information on Website
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 599

    Status as of February 6, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Bates, Barkley, Boteler, McComas, Miller, Myers, Robinson, Shewell, and Sossi
    Entitled
    Andrew's Law
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 757

    Status as of March 2, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Eckardt, Anderson, Dumais, Frank, Haddaway, Krebs, McComas, Norman, Schuh, Serafini, Shank, Shewell, Sossi, and Walkup
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Manslaughter by Vehicle or Vessel - Fatigued Driving
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 857

    Status as of March 10, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Smigiel, Dwyer, and Riley
    Entitled
    Motor Vehicle Liability Insurance - Disclosure of Coverage
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 935

    Status as of March 17, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Environmental Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Bartlett, Elliott, and Stull
    Entitled
    Study to Evaluate Strategies to Reduce Deer-Vehicle Collisions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Environmental Matters
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1167

    Status as of February 13, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Simmons
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Violations by Drivers Under the Age of 18 Years - Driver's License Suspensions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1341

    Status as of April 3, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Kipke
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Uninsured Motorists - Waiver of Right to Noneconomic Damages
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1350

    Status as of March 23, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Norman, James, Jennings, McComas, Riley, and Stifler
    Entitled
    Rules of the Road - Duty to Remain at the Scene of an Accident - Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    HB 1441

    Status as of March 10, 2009: Bill is in the House - Re-referred Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Dwyer, Barnes, Carter, G. Clagett, Conaway, Dumais, Eckardt, Frank, Jennings, Kach, Kelly, Kramer, Lee, Levi, McComas, McConkey, Olszewski, Schuler, Simmons, Smigiel, Valderrama, and Vallario
    Entitled
    Victims' Rights - Fatal Vehicular Accident - Suspension of License
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1492

    Status as of March 26, 2009: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Norman
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Failure to Remain at the Scene of an Accident - Penalties
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 219

    Status as of May 19, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 525

    Sponsored By
    Senators Frosh, Dyson, Forehand, Jacobs, Madaleno, Mooney, Raskin, Robey, and Stone
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Violations by Drivers Under the Age of 18 Years - Driver's License Suspensions
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 260

    Status as of March 16, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    The President (By Request - Administration) (Task Force to Combat Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Alcohol) and Senator Forehand
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Testing of Drivers Involved in Fatal or Life-Threatening Accidents
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 305

    Status as of April 14, 2009: Became Law - Chapter 48

    Sponsored By
    Senators King, Astle, DeGrange, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Raskin, and Robey
    Entitled
    Mortality and Quality Review Committee - Sunset Extension and Membership
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Health and Government Operations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 424

    Status as of February 3, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jacobs, Colburn, Haines, Mooney, and Simonaire
    Entitled
    Crimes - Commission of Vehicular Manslaughter While Driver's License or Privilege Is Suspended or Revoked - Mandatory Minimum Sentence
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 426

    Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jacobs, Astle, Colburn, Glassman, Greenip, Harris, Klausmeier, and Mooney
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Reckless Driving While License Is Suspended or Revoked - Penalty for Serious Bodily Injury
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 561

    Status as of April 11, 2009: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (By Request - Departmental - Labor, Licensing and Regulation)
    Entitled
    Boiler and Pressure Vessel Safety - Inspections
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Education Health and Environmental Affairs
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 598

    Status as of March 16, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Zirkin
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Accidents Resulting in Death - Appearance in Court for Traffic Citations
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 783

    Status as of February 11, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - First Reading Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Haines
    Entitled
    Vehicle Laws - Driving While Under the Influence of Drugs or Controlled Dangerous Substances
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 866

    Status as of April 3, 2009: Bill is in the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations

    Sponsored By
    Senator Pipkin
    Entitled
    Chesapeake Bay Bridge - Required Study
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: House Rules and Executive Nominations
  • Failed - Dead Legislation

    SB 971

    Status as of March 6, 2009: Bill is in the Senate - Re-referred Judicial Proceedings

    Sponsored By
    Senator Colburn
    Entitled
    Criminal Law - Manslaughter by Vehicle or Vessel - Fatigued Driving
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings