Transportation, Chief Executive Officer for; abolishes office of Transportation Commissioner. (SB103)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patron Sen. Steve Martin (R-Chesterfield)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Chief Executive Officer for Transportation.  Abolishes the office of Commonwealth Transportation Commissioner and replaces that position with a Chief Executive Officer for Transportation who takes over the powers, duties, and responsibilities of the Commonwealth Transportation Commissioner, the Director of the Department of Aviation, and the Director of the Department of Rail and Public Transportation. The Virginia Board of Aviation and the Rail Advisory Board are also abolished, and their functions transferred to the Commonwealth Transportation Board. The composition of the Commonwealth Transportation Board is changed to remove the Secretary of Transportation, the Commonwealth Transportation Commissioner, and the Director of the Department of Rail and Public Transportation, and to provide for election of the at-large members of the Board by the General Assembly. Amends § 10.1-1425.8, § 15.2-2030, § 15.2-2222.1, § 15.2-2272, § 15.2-3530, § 15.2-3534, § 15.2-4832, § 15.2-5114, § 15.2-5146, § 15.2-968.1, § 2.2-200, § 2.2-204, § 2.2-211, § 2.2-229, § 2.2-2423, § 22.1-129, § 25.1-108, § 25.1-109, § 25.1-209, § 25.1-229, § 33.1-1, § 33.1-2, § 33.1-221.1:1.1, § 33.1-221.1:8, § 33.1-3, § 33.1-351, § 33.1-391.2, § 33.1-391.3:1, § 33.1-391.5, § 46.2-1104, § 46.2-1109, § 46.2-1110, § 46.2-1112, § 46.2-1144.1, § 46.2-1145, § 46.2-1223, § 46.2-1307, § 46.2-1307.1, § 46.2-200, § 46.2-206, § 46.2-223, § 46.2-224, § 46.2-302, § 46.2-373, § 46.2-675, § 46.2-819.1, § 46.2-873.1, § 46.2-877, § 46.2-878, § 46.2-881, § 46.2-883, § 46.2-930, § 46.2-932, § 5.1-1, § 5.1-2.1, § 5.1-30.9, § 5.1-39, § 5.1-7, § 5.1-9.9, § 53.1-58, § 55-201.1, § 56-27, § 56-28, § 56-29, § 56-32, § 56-366.1, § 56-366.3, § 56-369, § 56-405, § 56-405.1, § 56-405.2, § 56-406.1, § 56-406.2, § 56-458.1, § 56-573.1, § 63.2-611, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/06/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101032D
01/06/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/20/2010Rereferred from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2010Rereferred to Transportation
02/04/2010Continued to 2011 in Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Comments

Virginia ITSP Association, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

Transportation - Governance
Commerce - Governance
Finance - Governance
Technology - VA Geographic Information Network (VGIN)