OR SB166 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2021 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-04-08 - Vote explanation(s) filed by Heard.
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Requires use of motor vehicle headlights at all times when vehicle is being driven on highway. Requires use of motor vehicle headlights at all times when vehicle is being driven on highway. Punishes violation by maximum fine of $1,000. Provides exception for vehicles equipped with daytime running lights.

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Relating to vehicle headlight use.


Roll Calls

2021-04-08 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 13 N: 16 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [FAIL]
2021-03-25 - Senate - Senate Committee Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.) (Y: 8 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2021-04-08SenateVote explanation(s) filed by Heard.
2021-04-08SenateThird reading. Carried by Beyer. Bill failed. Ayes, 13; Nays, 16--Anderson, Burdick, Findley, Girod, Golden, Hansell, Heard, Jama, Johnson, Kennemer, Knopp, Linthicum, Prozanski, Robinson, Steiner Hayward, Thomsen; Excused, 1--Thatcher.
2021-04-07SenateSecond reading.
2021-04-05SenateRecommendation: Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.)
2021-03-25SenateWork Session held.
2021-02-25SenatePublic Hearing held.
2021-02-18SenatePublic Hearing Cancelled.
2021-01-19SenateReferred to Transportation.
2021-01-11SenateIntroduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

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Bill Comments