Comprehensive plans; road improvements. (HB1521)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Comprehensive plans and official maps; road improvements. Requires that the comprehensive plan shall be general in nature, in that it shall designate the general or approximate location, character, and extent of each road and transportation improvement shown on the plan. The bill also requires that the comprehensive plan include an official map that shall show road and transportation improvements, including the cost of such road and transportation improvements, which are sufficient to meet the current and future needs of residents in the locality while considering the current and future needs of the planning district within which the locality is situated. The bill further provides that the comprehensive plan may include, but need not be limited to, the designation of a system of community service facilities such as sports playing fields and the designation of areas for various types of public and private development and use such as active and passive recreation. In addition, the local planning commission shall, in the preparation of a comprehensive plan, survey and study road and transportation improvements and the costs thereof. Furthermore, the comprehensive plan shall recommend methods of implementation, which may include, but need not be limited to, a recreation and sports resource map. This bill incorporates HB 1529. Read the Bill »


04/04/2006: signed by governor


01/20/2006Presented and ordered printed 069838396
01/20/2006Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/10/2006Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Committee substitute printed 067550396-H1
02/11/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time
02/13/2006Committee substitute agreed to 067550396-H1
02/13/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1521H1
02/14/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to Senate
02/15/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/28/2006Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006Passed by for the day
03/06/2006Passed by for the day
03/07/2006Passed by for the day
03/08/2006Floor substitute printed 065522336-S1 (Puckett)
03/08/2006Read third time
03/08/2006Reading of substitute waived
03/08/2006Substitute by Senator Puckett agreed to 065522336-S1
03/08/2006Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute HB1521S1
03/08/2006Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
03/08/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006Placed on Calendar
03/09/2006Senate substitute agreed to by House (88-Y 10-N)
03/09/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (88-Y 10-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1521ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
04/04/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 564 (effective 7/1/06)
04/12/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0564)