DRPT; study funding of high-speed and intercity passenger rail operations in State. (SJ63)

Introduced By

Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; expansion and funding of high-speed passenger rail service; report. Creates a 10-member joint subcommittee to study expansion of inter-city high-speed passenger rail service in Virginia and ways to pay for it. Read the Bill »


03/14/2010: Passed the Senate


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10
01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102976D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Rules
01/18/2010Assigned Rules sub: Studies
02/12/2010Reported from Rules with substitute
02/12/2010Committee substitute printed 10104526D-S1
02/15/2010Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Read second time
02/16/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/16/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104526D-S1
02/16/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SJ63S1
02/16/2010Reading waived (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/18/2010Placed on Calendar
02/18/2010Read first time
02/18/2010Referred to Committee on Rules
03/01/2010Assigned Rules sub: #3 Studies
03/02/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
03/04/2010Reported from Rules with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2010Committee substitute printed 10105526D-H1
03/09/2010Taken up
03/09/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105526D-H1
03/09/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute SJ63H1
03/09/2010Agreed to by House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/09/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010House substitute agreed to by Senate by voice vote
03/10/2010Title replaced 10105526D-H1
03/14/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SJ63ER)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 40 seconds.