Virginia's Rail Heritage Region; established to promote and encourage rail tourism. (SJ314)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Virginia's Rail Heritage Region. Establishes "Virginia's Rail Heritage Region" to promote and encourage rail tourism. Read the Bill »


03/06/2009: Passed the Senate


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 093825228
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
01/30/2009Reported from Rules
02/02/2009Reading waived (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/04/2009Read third time
02/04/2009Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Rules
02/17/2009Reported from Rules with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Committee substitute printed 094218228-H1
02/20/2009Taken up
02/20/2009Committee substitute agreed to 094218228-H1
02/20/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute SJ314H1
02/20/2009Agreed to by House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/20/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009House substitute agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/24/2009Title replaced 094218228-H1
03/06/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ314ER)


This bill mentions Chesapeake, Norfolk, Virginia Museum of Transportation, Roanoke, O Winston Link Museum, Roanoke, Blue Ridge, Lynchburg, Monroe, Botetourt, Clifton Forge.