Central Virginia Regional Transportation Authority; created. (SB1534)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Central Virginia Regional Transportation Authority. Creates an authority to include the County of Chesterfield 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. The member localities shall also have additional revenue authority to meet the purposes of the transportation authority. Read the Bill »


02/26/2009: Passed the House


01/23/2009Presented and ordered printed 092062348
01/23/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/03/2009Reported from Local Government with amendments (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Read second time
02/06/2009Reading of amendments waived
02/06/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/06/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1534E
02/06/2009Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Committee amendments reconsidered (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Passed by for the day
02/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1534)
02/09/2009Read second time
02/09/2009Reading of amendments waived
02/09/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1534E
02/09/2009Printed as engrossed 092062348-E
02/10/2009Amendments by Senator McEachin withdrawn
02/10/2009Read third time and passed Senate (21-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/16/2009Assigned CC & T sub: 2
02/16/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1534E)
02/19/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/20/2009Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendments (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Read second time
02/24/2009Passed by for the day
02/25/2009Passed by for the day
02/26/2009Read third time
02/26/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/26/2009Passed by temporarily
02/26/2009Amendment by Delegate Hall agreed to
02/26/2009Amendment by Delegate O'Bannon agreed to
02/26/2009Engrossed by House as amended
02/26/2009Passed House with amendments (53-Y 40-N)
02/26/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (53-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Stricken from Senate calendar (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 11 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2667.