What happens if you pass a school bus in Virginia? To illegally pass a school bus in Virginia can leads to an expensive civil fine (Va. Code 46.2-844) or worse, a criminal reckless driving charge (Va. Code 46.2-859).
How many points is passing a school bus in Va? In some instances, the charge can be amended to Passing a Stopped School bus under § 46.2-844 which is a civil penalty of $250 and a 6 point offense on your driving record, but is not a misdemeanor and is considered not to be Reckless Driving.
Do Virginia school buses have cameras? All 340 of Newport News (Va.) Public Schools’ buses are now equipped with BusPatrol’s cloud-connected stop-arm cameras, 4G LTE connectivity, and 360-degree view safety cameras.
Do Fairfax County school buses have cameras? Some northern Virginia communities now have buses equipped with the cameras, including Arlington County, Fairfax County and City of Falls Church.