Jordan Bridge; Chesapeake City Council to provide for emergency replacement thereof. (SB1550)

Introduced By

Sen. Harry Blevins (R-Chesapeake) with support from co-patrons Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake), Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth), Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk), and Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Jordan Bridge. Authorizes the Chesapeake City Council to provide for the emergency replacement of the Jordan Bridge (Poindexter Street, crossing the Southern Branch of the Elizabeth River). The bill includes an emergency clause making it effective retroactively to January 1, 2009. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


02/09/2009Unanimous consent to introduce
02/09/2009Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 093632204
02/09/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/12/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1550)
02/12/2009Reported from Transportation with amendments (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Reading of amendments waived
02/13/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/13/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1550E
02/13/2009Printed as engrossed 093632204-E
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Placed on Calendar
02/16/2009Read first time
02/16/2009Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/19/2009Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1550E)
02/20/2009Read second time
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1550ER)
02/25/2009Signed by Speaker
02/26/2009Signed by President
02/27/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB1550ER)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 581 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 581 (effective 1/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0581)