Hampton Roads Bridge and Tunnel Authority; created. (SB192)

Introduced By

Sen. Martin Williams (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Hampton Roads Bridge and Tunnel. Establishes the Hampton Roads Bridge and Tunnel Authority and transfers from VDOT to the Authority control of and responsibility for seven facilities in Hampton Roads. The bill allows the Authority to impose and collect tolls for the use of these facilities and provides for the eventual transfer to the Authority control of and responsibility for the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel as well. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 068819848
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/09/2006Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 2-N)
02/09/2006Committee substitute printed 068942848-S1
02/13/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Read second time
02/14/2006Reading of substitute waived
02/14/2006Committee substitute agreed to 068942848-S1
02/14/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB192S1
02/14/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Passed Senate (37-Y 3-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: (37-Y 3-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to House
02/15/2006Placed on Calendar
02/15/2006Read first time
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
03/02/2006Reported from Transportation with substitute (14-Y 8-N)
03/03/2006Committee substitute printed 068960848-H1
03/03/2006Read second time
03/06/2006Passed by for the day
03/07/2006Passed by for the day
03/08/2006Read third time
03/08/2006Committee substitute rejected 068960848-H1
03/08/2006Floor substitute printed 068967536-H2 (Wardrup)
03/08/2006Substitute by Delegate Wardrup agreed to 068967536-H2 (61-Y 35-N)
03/08/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (61-Y 35-N)
03/08/2006Amendments by Delegate Lewis rejected (36-Y 59-N)
03/08/2006VOTE: REJECTED (36-Y 59-N)
03/08/2006Amendment by Delegate Caputo agreed to
03/08/2006Engrossed by House - floor substitute with amendment SB192H2
03/08/2006Pending question ordered
03/08/2006Passed House with substitute with amendment (64-Y 33-N)
03/08/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (64-Y 33-N)
03/09/2006Stricken from Senate calendar (36-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006VOTE: (36-Y 0-N)


This bill mentions Chesapeake, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Portsmouth, Norfolk, Isle of Wight, Isle of Wight, Chesapeake Bay Bridge, James River Bridge, Newport News, Newport News, Accomack.