VA SB951 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 26 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-03-26 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0538)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Uninsured motorist fee; repeal. Repeals the option to register an uninsured motor vehicle upon payment of the uninsured motor vehicle fee of $500. The repeal has an effective date of July 1, 2024. The bill authorizes the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles to continue registering uninsured vehicles from July 1, 2023, to July 1, 2024, but provides that all such registrations shall expire prior to July 1, 2024.

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Uninsured motorist fee; removes option to register an uninsured motor vehicle upon payment of fee.


Roll Calls

2023-02-14 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (82-Y 16-N) (Y: 82 N: 16 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-02-09 - House - House: Reported from Transportation (20-Y 2-N) (Y: 20 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-06 - Senate - Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 3-N) (Y: 36 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-02-02 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-01 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Finance and Appropriations (13-Y 3-N) (Y: 13 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-01-26 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Transportation (12-Y 0-N 3-A) (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-03-26 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0538)
2023-03-26 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 538 (effective - see bill)
2023-03-02 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 27, 2023
2023-03-02SenateEnrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 2, 2023
2023-02-16HouseSigned by Speaker
2023-02-16SenateSigned by President
2023-02-16SenateBill text as passed Senate and House (SB951ER)
2023-02-14HouseVOTE: Passage (82-Y 16-N)
2023-02-14HousePassed House (82-Y 16-N)
2023-02-14HouseRead third time
2023-02-13HouseRead second time
2023-02-09HouseReported from Transportation (20-Y 2-N)
2023-02-08HouseReferred to Committee on Transportation
2023-02-08HouseRead first time
2023-02-08HousePlaced on Calendar
2023-02-06SenateRead third time and passed Senate (36-Y 3-N)
2023-02-03SenateRead second time and engrossed
2023-02-02SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2023-02-01SenateReported from Finance and Appropriations (13-Y 3-N)
2023-01-26SenateRereferred to Finance and Appropriations
2023-01-26SenateReported from Transportation (12-Y 0-N 3-A)
2023-01-06SenateReferred to Committee on Transportation
2023-01-06SenatePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23102400D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
4621530(n/a)See Bill Text
462214.3(n/a)See Bill Text
462646(n/a)See Bill Text
462646.1(n/a)See Bill Text
462706(n/a)See Bill Text
462707(n/a)See Bill Text
462707.1(n/a)See Bill Text
462708(n/a)See Bill Text
462902.1(n/a)See Bill Text
80166.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments