Weight limits; extends sunset provision for trucks hauling gravel, etc., in coal-producing counties. (HB473)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Weight limits for trucks hauling gravel, etc.  Repeals the July 1, 2010, "sunset" on increased weight limits applicable to trucks hauling gravel and certain other cargoes in coal-producing counties. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100696D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/18/2010Assigned Transportation sub: #2
01/26/2010Impact statement from VDOT (HB473)
02/02/2010Reported from Transportation with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2010Read first time
02/08/2010Read second time
02/08/2010Committee amendments agreed to
02/08/2010Engrossed by House as amended HB473E
02/08/2010Printed as engrossed 10100696D-E
02/09/2010Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/18/2010Impact statement from VDOT (HB473E)
02/25/2010Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Read third time
03/02/2010Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB473ER)
03/09/2010Impact statement from VDOT (HB473ER)
03/09/2010Signed by Speaker
03/11/2010Signed by President
04/10/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 361 (effective 7/1/10)
04/10/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0361)