Speed limits; maximum on rural, rustic roads. (HB326)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Saxman (R-Staunton) with support from co-patron Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Speed limits; rural rustic roads. Provides for a maximum speed limit of 35 mph on any highway designated a rural rustic road, regardless of whether that speed limit is posted or not. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/04/2008Committee
01/04/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 080615712
01/04/2008Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/29/2008Reported from Transportation with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2008Committee substitute printed 083531712-H1
01/31/2008Read first time
02/01/2008Read second time
02/01/2008Committee substitute agreed to 083531712-H1
02/01/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB326H1
02/04/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/04/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2008Communicated to Senate
02/05/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2008Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/14/2008Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2008Read third time
02/19/2008Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/2008Enrolled
02/20/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB326ER)
02/21/2008Signed by Speaker
02/25/2008Signed by President
03/03/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 164 (effective 7/1/08)
03/03/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 165 (effective 7/1/08)
03/05/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0165)