Speed limits; increases maximum speed on Interstate Route 85. (SB53)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Speed limit on I-85. Increases the maximum speed limit on Interstate Route 85 to 70 miles per hour. Read the Bill »


03/24/2006: signed by governor


01/03/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060882812
01/03/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/13/2006Reported from Transportation (13-Y 1-N)
01/16/2006Read first time
01/17/2006Read second time and engrossed
01/18/2006Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 3-N)
01/18/2006VOTE: (36-Y 3-N)
01/18/2006Communicated to House
01/19/2006Placed on Calendar
01/19/2006Read first time
01/19/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/21/2006Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006Read second time
02/24/2006Read third time
02/24/2006Passed by for the day
02/27/2006Read third time
02/27/2006Amendment by Delegate Hull rejected
02/27/2006Passed House (80-Y 20-N)
02/27/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (80-Y 20-N)
03/06/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB53ER)
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Signed by President
03/24/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 213 (effective 7/1/06)
04/03/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0213)