National Rural Transit Assistance Program; buses to be equipped with warning lights when stopped. (HB1576)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Buses used to provide transit service under the National Rural Transit Assistance Program; penalties. Allows buses used to provide transit service under the National Rural Transit Assistance Program to be equipped with warning lights that are to be activated when the bus stops to take on or discharge passengers. Motorists are required to stop for such buses as though they were school buses. Amends § 46.2-919.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/20/2006Presented and ordered printed 068858378
01/20/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/30/2006Assigned Transportation sub: #3 (Carrico)
02/07/2006Tabled in Transportation