Highway construction funds; allocation for rail projects. (SB193)

Introduced By

Sen. Martin Williams (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Allocation of highway construction funds for rail projects. Allows the Commonwealth Transportation Board to allocate up to 10% of funds available for highway construction to undertaking and financing of rail projects that, in its determination, will result in mitigation of highway congestion. Read the Bill »


05/18/2006: signed by governor


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 068830848
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/26/2006Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2006Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/16/2006Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006Read second time
02/20/2006Read third time
02/20/2006Passed House (98-Y 2-N)
02/20/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 2-N)
02/27/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB193ER)
02/28/2006Signed by Speaker
03/01/2006Signed by President
03/07/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB193ER)
04/11/2006Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/18/2006Placed on Calendar
04/19/2006Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)
04/19/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
04/19/2006House rejected Governor's recommendation (40-Y 55-N)
04/19/2006VOTE: REJECTED (40-Y 55-N)
04/19/2006Communicated to Governor
05/18/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 937 (effective 7/1/06)
05/19/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0937)