Highway; expands definition. (HB496)

Introduced By

Del. Jeff Frederick (R-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Definition of "highway." Expands the definition of "highway" in 46.2-100 to include the entire width between the boundary lines of every way or place used for purposes of vehicular travel on any property owned, leased, or controlled by the United States government and located in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


04/04/2006: signed by governor


01/09/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063584303
01/09/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/18/2006Assigned to Transportation sub-committee: #2 (Saxman)
01/31/2006Reported from Transportation with substitute (18-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Committee substitute printed 068269303-H1
02/02/2006Read first time
02/03/2006Passed by for the day
02/06/2006Read second time
02/06/2006Committee substitute agreed to 068269303-H1
02/06/2006Emergency clause added
02/06/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB496H1
02/07/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/07/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/07/2006Communicated to Senate
02/08/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
03/02/2006Reported from Transportation (14-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Read third time
03/07/2006Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: (37-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB496ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
04/04/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 540 (effective 4/4/06)
04/12/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0540)