Budget bill; Governor to provide for additional appropriations to Transportation Trust Fund. (HB665)

Introduced By

Del. Joe May (R-Leesburg) with support from 8 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Barbara Comstock (R-McLean), Del. John A. Cox (R-Ashland), Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville), Del. Tag Greason (R-Potomac Falls), Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Ed Scott (R-Culpeper)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transportation Trust Fund; additional appropriations in Governor's Budget Bill in cases of general fund revenue growth.  Requires the Governor, in submitting his biennial budget bill, to provide for additional appropriations to the Transportation Trust Fund from general fund revenues in cases in which general fund revenues for a fiscal year are projected to grow by at least three percent. Any such additional appropriation to the Transportation Trust Fund recommended by the Governor would be required to be in an amount not less than one percent of the projected growth in general fund revenues for the fiscal year. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101938D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/19/2010Assigned App. sub: Transportation
02/08/2010Impact statement from DPB (HB665)
02/08/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 2-N)
02/12/2010Reported from Appropriations (15-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House (63-Y 35-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (63-Y 35-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
02/23/2010Continued to 2011 in Finance (14-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, 2 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.