You should expect to see these major changes in Virginia Traffic Law and Criminal Law coming soon.

Starting July 1, 2020 these Virginia laws change:

Starting January 1, 2021 these Virginia laws change: 

  • No Holding Cell Phones While Driving – This law makes it an infraction to hold a cell phone while driving.
  • Driver Privilege Cards – Allows “driver privilege card” for those who cannot prove legal presence. (More detailed explanation coming later)

 

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Reckless Driving for Failure to Yield Right of Way

Virginia makes it a reckless driving offense for failing to yield the right of way. Most of the time that we see this type of reckless driving charge it is because an accident occurred. Specifically, Virginia Code § 46.2-863 states: A person shall be guilty of...

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