Route 1; Department of Rail & Public Transportation to study need for improvements to public trans. (SJ59)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; public transportation in U.S. 1 corridor; report. Requests the Department of Rail and Public Transportation to conduct a study for improved public transportation services to Fort Belvoir in Fairfax County and the Marine Corps Base at Quantico in Prince William and Stafford Counties. The Department of Rail and Public Transportation shall conduct the study in consultation with Fort Belvoir, Quantico Marine Corps Base, the Potomac Rappahannock Transportation Commission, the Virginia Railway Express, and the counties of Fairfax, Prince William, and Stafford. However, this study may not be conducted unless funding is provided in the Appropriations Act to assist impacted localities in funding needs associated with the implementation of and response to the recommendations of the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure Commission (BRAC). Read the Bill »


03/09/2006: Passed the Senate


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 067932796
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
02/10/2006Reported from Rules with substitute
02/13/2006Committee substitute printed 064445796-S1
02/13/2006Reading waived (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 064445796-S1
02/14/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ59S1
02/14/2006Reading waived (38-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/14/2006Communicated to House
02/15/2006Placed on Calendar
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on Rules
03/02/2006Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Taken up
03/06/2006Agreed to by House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ59ER)