City of Hampton, Virginia
Ordinance - Coded
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, VA 23669
Enactment Number: 15-0002
Ordinance to Amend and Reenact
Chapter 21, "Motor Vehicles and Traffic", Article I, "In
General", of the City Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia, by Amending
Section 2-18, "Use of Video-Monitoring Systems to Enforce Law Against
Passing Stopped School Buses Authorized."
BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of
Hampton, Virginia, that Chapter 21, of the City Code of the City of Hampton, amended and reenacted to read as follows:
Sec. 21-18. - Use of video-monitoring systems
to enforce law against passing stopped school buses authorized.
(a) The School Board of the City of
Hampton is hereby authorized to install and operate a video-monitoring system
in or on school buses operated by the school division, or to contract with a
private vendor to do so on behalf of the school division, for the purpose of
recording violations of 46.2-844 of the Code of Virginia prohibiting drivers
of motor vehicles from passing stopped buses under the conditions set forth in
this statute. Section 46.2-844 of the Code of Virginia has been duly
incorporated by reference into the Code of the City of Hampton, 21-1, pursuant
to authority granted in 46.2-1313 of the Code of Virginia.
(b) The term "video-monitoring
system" shall have the meaning given it in 46.2-844(B) of the Code of
Virginia. Any such system, and the operation thereof, shall comply with all
requirements of "video-monitoring systems" contained in 46.2-844(B)
of the Code of Virginia.
(c) Any civil penalty levied
for a violation of Virginia Code 46.2-844 as incorporated by reference into
the Code of the City of Hampton by 21-1, shall be payable to the School Board
for the City of Hampton.
Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the
City of Hampton, Virginia held on January 14, 2015.
Signed by ____________________________ Date
George E. Wallace, Mayor
Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________
Katherine K. Glass, CMC
Clerk of the Council