Noise abatement practices; use of noise reducing design and pavement materials for highway projects. (HB2025)

Introduced By

Del. Joe May (R-Leesburg)

Progress

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

Description

Noise abatement practices and technologies.  Provides that first consideration should be given to the use of noise reducing design and low noise pavement materials for highway projects that require mitigation of traffic noise. The bill also clarifies use of vegetative screening when visual screening is required. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/11/2011Committee
01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101100D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/14/2011Assigned Transportation sub: #1
01/17/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
01/18/2011Reported from Transportation with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Read first time
01/21/2011Read second time
01/21/2011Committee amendment agreed to
01/21/2011Engrossed by House as amended HB2025E
01/21/2011Printed as engrossed 11101100D-E
01/24/2011Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/24/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/26/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2025E)
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)
02/21/2011Enrolled
02/21/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2025ER)
02/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2025ER)
02/21/2011Signed by Speaker
02/22/2011Signed by President
03/24/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 476 (effective 7/1/11)
03/24/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0476)

Video

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 45 seconds.