Transportation Commissioner; develop/ implement highway access management standards for highways. (SB1312)

Introduced By

Sen. Charles Hawkins (R-Chatham) with support from 6 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg), Sen. Edd Houck (D-Spotsylvania), Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg), Sen. Roscoe Reynolds (D-Martinsville), Sen. Martin Williams (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Powers of CTC; highway access management standards. Requires the Commonwealth Transportation Commissioner (CTC) to develop and implement comprehensive highway access management standards for managing access to and preserving and improving the efficient operation of the state systems of highways. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


01/10/2007Presented and ordered printed 079343124
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/19/2007Committee substitute printed 079388124-S1
01/22/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/23/2007Read second time
01/23/2007Reading of substitute waived
01/23/2007Committee substitute agreed to 079388124-S1
01/23/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1312S1
01/24/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
01/24/2007Communicated to House
02/05/2007Placed on Calendar
02/05/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2007Reported from Transportation with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2007Read second time
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Committee amendments agreed to
02/12/2007Engrossed by House as amended
02/12/2007Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1312ER)
02/21/2007Signed by Speaker
02/22/2007Impact statement from VDOT (SB1312ER)
02/22/2007Signed by President
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/07)
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (98-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (SB1312ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 928 (effective 7/1/07)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0928)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2228.