Amber warning lights; vehicles hauling forest products authorized to use. (HB1802)

Introduced By

Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt) with support from co-patrons Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan), Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas), and Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Amber warning lights; vehicles hauling forest products. Authorizes vehicles hauling forest products to use amber warning lights approved by the Superintendent of State Police, provided that the lights are mounted or installed so as to be visible from behind the vehicle. This bill is identical to SB 1254. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/28/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101692D
12/28/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/11/2019Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1802)
01/14/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/15/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 1-N)
01/16/2019Subcommittee 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 (HB1802ER)
02/13/2019Signed by Speaker
02/14/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1802ER)
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
02/22/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 145 (effective 7/1/19)
02/22/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0145)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1254.