HB 2292

House Bill (HB) 2292: photo radar citations; service times

Sponsor: Representative Smith

Overview: HB 2292 requires traffic ticket complaints from photo enforcement systems to be served between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.

League Position: OPPOSE - This bill creates special rules for the delivery of a certain type of court related document which effectively complicates the process and creates loopholes that can be exploited.

Summary: This bill requires traffic ticket complaints from photo enforcement systems to be served between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.

Updates

02/21/13: HB 2292 passed the House Committee on Transportation.

03/06/13: HB 2292 passed COW as amended on the floor by Representative Smith. The amendment changed the hours from 9:00am to 8:00am and from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. The bill then passed 3rd Read with 46 ayes, 13 nays, and 1 not voting. Now it has transmitted to the Senate and will next be heard in the Judiciary Committee.

03/11/13: The bill was held in Senate Judiciary Committee.

03/18/13: The bill became a strike-everything sponsored by Sen. Murphy and contains language that mirrors SB 1365. The striker passed Senate Judiciary Committee by a vote of 5-2, with 2 not voting. Next, the bill will be heard in Senate Rules Committee.