Highway user fees; localities may establish. (SB720)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Highway user fees. Provides that, when the capacity of any system of state highways or a portion thereof is expanded by construction or reconstruction, the Commonwealth Transportation Commissioner may enter into agreements with localities, authorities, and transportation districts to establish highway user fees for highways that the localities, authorities, and transportation districts maintain. The bill also allows any locality to establish highway user fees for highways that are not part of any system of state highways when such highways capacity is expanded by construction or reconstruction. Read the Bill »


04/19/2006: enacted


01/27/2006Introduced at the request of Governor
01/27/2006Presented and ordered printed 065191129
01/27/2006Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/09/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB720)
02/09/2006Reported from Transportation with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Committee substitute printed 068934832-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 068934832-S1
02/14/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB720S1
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
02/28/2006Reported from Transportation with amendments (21-Y 1-N)
03/02/2006Read second time
03/03/2006Passed by for the day
03/06/2006Passed by for the day
03/07/2006Read third time
03/07/2006Committee amendments agreed to
03/07/2006Engrossed by House as amended
03/07/2006Passed House with amendments (89-Y 8-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (89-Y 8-N)
03/09/2006House amendments agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006VOTE: (37-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB720ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
03/29/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB720ER)
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 concurred in Governor's recommendation (93-Y 1-N)
04/19/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 1-N)
04/19/2006G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/19/2006Signed by President as reenrolled
04/19/2006Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/19/2006Enacted, Chapter 924 (effective 7/1/06)
04/19/2006Reenrolled bill text (SB720ER2)
04/19/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0924)