Pedestrians; posting of right-of-way signs in City of Falls Church. (HB1290)

Introduced By

Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Right-of-way of pedestrians; posting of signs in certain localities.  Adds Falls Church to the list of localities authorized to post highway signs requiring motorists to yield the right-of-way to pedestrians. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/23/2012Unanimous consent to introduce
01/23/2012Presented and ordered printed 12104460D
01/23/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/27/2012Assigned Transportation sub: #1
02/06/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 0-N)
02/09/2012Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/14/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/22/2012Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Read third time
02/27/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1290ER)
03/02/2012Signed by Speaker
03/05/2012Signed by President
03/22/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 339 (effective 7/1/12)
03/22/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0339)


This bill mentions Alexandria, Fairfax, Arlington, Falls Church, Loudoun.