HB17-1162 - Outstanding Judgments And Driver's Licenses

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning action that can be taken against an individual based on the individual's failure to pay for a traffic violation, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation.

Under current law, driving under restraint is a misdemeanor punishable by up to 6 months in jail and up to a $500 fine. The bill decreases the penalty to a class A traffic infraction if the basis of the restraint is an outstanding judgment.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Latest update: May 18, 2017
05/18/2017 - Governor Signed
05/18/2017 - Sent to the Governor
05/18/2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate
05/16/2017 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/10/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
05/09/2017 - Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
05/08/2017 - Senate Committee on Appropriations Refer Unamended to Senate Committee of the Whole
05/04/2017 - Senate Committee on Finance Refer Unamended to Appropriations
05/01/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Finance + Appropriations
05/01/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/28/2017 - House Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee
04/28/2017 - House Committee on Appropriations Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
03/21/2017 - House Committee on Judiciary Refer Amended to Appropriations
02/06/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary