Highways; allows local employees to build that are funded by State. (SB196)

Introduced By

Sen. Martin Williams (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Construction by state and local employees. Provides that the Commonwealth Transportation Board may enter into written agreements with localities for the building and maintenance of any of the roads in any system of state highways by local employees provided that: (i) the locality has obtained a cost estimate for the work of not less than $300,000 nor more than $650,000 and (ii) the locality has issued an invitation for bid and has received fewer than two bids from private entities to build or maintain such roads. Read the Bill »


03/31/2006: signed by governor


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 067938848
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/09/2006Reported from Transportation with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Committee substitute printed 068936848-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 068936848-S1
02/14/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB196S1
02/14/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to House
02/15/2006Placed on Calendar
02/15/2006Read first time
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/21/2006Reported from Transportation (19-Y 3-N)
02/23/2006Read second time
02/24/2006Passed by for the day
02/27/2006Read third time
02/27/2006Passed House (97-Y 2-N)
02/27/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 2-N)
03/06/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB196ER)
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Signed by President
03/31/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 480 (effective 7/1/06)
04/06/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0480)