Speed limits; analysis of accident and law-enforcement data required before increasing. (HB3024)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Fralin (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Speed limits. Provides that the maximum speed limit will be 60 miles per hour where indicated by lawfully placed signs, erected subsequent to a traffic engineering study and analysis of accident and law-enforcement data, on U.S. Route 29, U.S. Route 58, U.S. Route 360, U.S. Route 460, and on U.S. Route 17 between Port Royal and Saluda where they are nonlimited access, multilane, divided highways. Read the Bill »


03/09/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Presented and ordered printed 079345302
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/11/2007Presented and ordered printed 079345302
01/11/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/22/2007Assigned Transportation sub: #3 (Carrico)
01/28/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3024)
02/01/2007Read first time
02/02/2007Read second time
02/02/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/02/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB3024E
02/02/2007Printed as engrossed 079345302-E
02/03/2007Read third time and passed House (94-Y 4-N)
02/03/2007Communicated to Senate
02/05/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/15/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3024E)
02/15/2007Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3024ER)
03/01/2007Signed by Speaker
03/02/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB3024ER)
03/04/2007Signed by President
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 222 (effective 7/1/07)
03/09/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 222 (effective - see bill)
03/14/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0222)