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HB 1338 - Vehicle Laws - Fleeing or Eluding Police
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Sponsor: Delegate Parrott
Last Action: 3/21/2012 - H Unfavorable Report by Judiciary Withdrawn
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BILL INFO-2012 Regular Session-HB 1338
2012 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 1338

File Code: Vehicle Laws - Rules of the Road
Sponsored By:
Delegate Parrott
Entitled:
Vehicle Laws - Fleeing or Eluding Police

Synopsis:

Making it a felony for a driver of a vehicle to attempt, under specified circumstances, to elude a police officer who gives the driver a visual or an audible signal to stop when the driver's actions pose a risk of imminent bodily injury to, result in bodily injury to, or result in the death of another person; providing an exception to the prohibition against attempting to elude a police officer to allow a driver who has been given a signal to stop to proceed to a police station or any other public area before stopping; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
2/16
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
2/27
Re-referred Judiciary
2/28
Hearing 3/15 at 1:00 p.m.
3/21
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary Withdrawn
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Motor Vehicles -see also- Aband Veh; Ambulances; Buses; etc.
Motor Vehicle Operation

Bill affects the following Statute:

Transportation
( 21-904 )

Documents

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Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
House
Judiciary