Patriots Crossing project; requires VDOT to accept for review unsolicited proposal for construction. (HB1612)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Patriots Crossing project.  Requires the Virginia Department of Transportation to accept unsolicited proposals for construction of the Patriots Crossing (Third Crossing) project at Hampton Roads and, in evaluating any such proposals, to consider the cost/benefit ratio between proposed improvements to the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel and the Patriot Crossing with emphasis upon environmental, economic, and traffic congestion mitigation impact. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102449D
01/07/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2011Assigned Transportation sub: #4
01/20/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
01/25/2011Reported from Transportation with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2011Committee substitute printed 11104501D-H1
01/25/2011Incorporates HB2120
01/26/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1612H1)
01/27/2011Read first time
01/28/2011Read second time
01/28/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104501D-H1
01/28/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1612H1
01/31/2011Read third time and passed House (92-Y 5-N 1-A)
01/31/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (92-Y 5-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/10/2011Reported from Transportation (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2011Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2011Read third time
02/15/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1612ER)
02/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB1612ER)
02/21/2011Signed by Speaker
02/22/2011Signed by President
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 568 (effective 7/1/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0568)


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 5 minutes.