VA SB1329 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Engrossed on January 26 2021 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2021-02-08 - Continued to Special Session 1 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
Text: Latest bill text (Prefiled) [HTML]


Promises to appear after the issuance of a summons. Eliminates the requirement that a promise to appear be completed after the issuance of a summons for a misdemeanor traffic offense. The bill provides that an accused shall be released from custody after a summons has been issued.

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Summons; promises to appear after issuance.


Roll Calls

2021-01-27 - Senate - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-25 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-01-21 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Transportation (13-Y 1-N) (Y: 13 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-02-08HouseContinued to Special Session 1 in Courts of Justice by voice vote
2021-02-02HouseReferred to Committee for Courts of Justice
2021-02-02HouseRead first time
2021-02-02HousePlaced on Calendar
2021-01-27SenateRead third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
2021-01-26SenateRead second time and engrossed
2021-01-25SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2021-01-21SenateReported from Transportation (13-Y 1-N)
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Transportation
2021-01-12SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101329D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
462936(n/a)See Bill Text
462940(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments