Comprehensive plans and official maps; road improvements. (HB1529)

Introduced By

Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News) with support from co-patrons Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), and Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon)


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. 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. The local planning commission, in localities where no official map exists or where an existing official map is incomplete, shall make, or cause to be made, a map showing the location of every road and transportation improvement and any cost thereof. This bill has been incorporated into HB 1521. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/20/2006Presented and ordered printed 063792220
01/20/2006Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/10/2006Incorporated in Counties, Cities and Towns (HB1521-Marshall, R.G.)