Motor vehicles, certain; expands mileage for driving distance for testing, etc. (HB1677)

Introduced By

Del. Karrie Delaney (D-Centreville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Driving distance for testing certain motor vehicles. Expands from five miles to 10 miles the distance (i) from the place of business that an individual is permitted to drive a vehicle equipped with a license plate designed for persons engaged in the business of delivering unladen motor vehicles to test the installation, service, or repair of equipment on or in such vehicle and (ii) from an auto auction that a prospective purchaser of a motor vehicle, trailer, or semitrailer may operate such vehicle without a safety inspection prior to purchase. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/04/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100658D
12/04/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/09/2019Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1677)
01/14/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/15/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/17/2019Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2019Read first time
01/22/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
01/23/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/06/2019Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Read third time
02/11/2019Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1677ER)
02/13/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1677ER)
02/13/2019Signed by Speaker
02/14/2019Signed by President
02/15/2019Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 15, 2019
02/15/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 22, 2019
02/21/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 69 (effective 7/1/19)
02/21/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0069)