Central Virginia Regional Transportation Authority; created. (HB1573)

Introduced By

Del. Frank Hall (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)

Progress

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

Description

Central Virginia Regional Transportation Authority. Creates an authority to include the Counties of Chesterfield, Hanover and Henrico, and the City of Richmond. The Authority may also include other localities in the Richmond region. The Authority shall have powers related to transportation infrastructure improvements and shall also have revenue authority. However, the fees and taxes authorized by this Act by the Authority shall only be imposed or assessed by the Authority if (i) at least three of the four governing bodies of the core localities embraced by the Authority that include at least 51 percent of the population of the core localities embraced by the Authority pass a duly adopted resolution stating their approval of such power of the Authority. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/18/2008Presented and ordered printed 082041524
01/18/2008Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/31/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB1573)
02/08/2008Continued to 2009 in Counties, Cities and Towns
12/04/2008Left in Counties, Cities and Towns