Highway maintenance funds; requires CTB to allocate funds on basis of achieving level of disparity. (HB1491)

Introduced By

Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield) with support from co-patron Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Highway maintenance funds.  Provides that when allocating funds for the interstate system of highways, the primary system of state highways, and the secondary system of state highways maintained by the Commonwealth, the Commonwealth Transportation Board shall consider achieving a minimal level of disparity among highway construction districts in meeting asset performance standards. Prior to such allocation, the Board shall release for public review a comparison of the proposed allocation of funds by highway construction district with an allocation of funds based entirely on specific asset performance standards by highway construction district. Read the Bill »


02/17/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee


12/14/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100767D
12/14/2010Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/13/2011Assigned Transportation sub: #4
01/27/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (4-Y 0-N)
01/27/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1491)
01/27/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
02/01/2011Reported from Transportation with substitute (16-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Committee substitute printed 11104493D-H1
02/01/2011Incorporates HB1884
02/02/2011Incorporates HB1884
02/02/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1491H1)
02/03/2011Read first time
02/04/2011Read second time
02/04/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104493D-H1
02/04/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1491H1
02/06/2011Passed by for the day
02/07/2011Read third time and passed House (83-Y 16-N)
02/07/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (83-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/17/2011Passed by indefinitely in Transportation with letter (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2011Letter sent to Joint Commission on Transportation Accountablility


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 2 minutes.