Speed limits; certain municipalities may increase or decrease on highways following investigation. (SB1331)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg)

Progress

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

Description

Speed limits.  Allows municipalities that maintain their own roads to increase speed limits up to 45 mph on four-lane divided highways. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103293D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/27/2011Reported from Transportation with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2011Read second time
02/01/2011Reading of amendment waived
02/01/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1331E
02/01/2011Printed as engrossed 11103293D-E
02/02/2011Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2011Assigned Transportation sub: #2
02/09/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/10/2011Reported from Transportation with amendments (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2011Read second time
02/14/2011Read third time
02/14/2011Committee amendments agreed to
02/14/2011Engrossed by House as amended
02/14/2011Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/14/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011House amendments agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Enrolled
02/21/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1331ER)
02/21/2011Signed by Speaker
02/22/2011Signed by President
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 182 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0182)

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 50 seconds.