2017 Legislative Priorities

H.8 - Distracted Driving

This bill would increase the penalties for a second offense distracted driver as defined in 23 V.S.A § 1095b.

The increased penalties would...

  • add points to an individual's record
  • require the retaking of the written motorist DMV test
  • require revocation of a junior license for 30 days
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S.51 - 90% Renewable Energy

This bill would establish Vermont's renewable energy goals (90% by 2050) in statute

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S.84 - Motor Vehicle Emissions

This bill would establish more specific vehicle emission inspections provisions and stiffen the legal definition of "following too closely". This bill would also impose significant fines for installing or using emission defeating devices.

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H.46 - Bicycle Registration Fee

This bill would require a $10 registration fee for all bicycles

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H.355 - Exempting motor-assisted bicycles from sales and use tax

This bill would remove sales and use tax from the purchase of motor assisted bicycles.

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