HB2099 HFAT Shott 2-17

Delegate Shott moved to amend the bill on page one, by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Engrossed House Bill No. 2099 A BILL to amend and reenact 17C-4-1 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, relating to crashes involving death or personal injuries; defining terms; clarifying when a driver may leave the scene of a crash for the purpose of rendering assistance to an injured person in the crash; clarifying the crime of leaving the scene of a crash that causes bodily injury; creating a felony crime of leaving the scene of a crash that proximately causes serious bodily injury and providing criminal penalties; and clarifying the crime of leaving the scene of a crash that causes death.