Colleges, etc., projects, certain; required to hold at least one public hearing before undertaking. (SB530)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public hearings prior to certain VDOT projects.  Requires VDOT to hold at least one public hearing before undertaking any safety-related or congestion management-related highway project requested by or to be located adjacent to any college, university, or institution of higher education in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Presented and ordered printed 12103969D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/25/2012Committee substitute printed 12104672D-S1
01/25/2012Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Read second time
01/30/2012Reading of substitute waived
01/30/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104672D-S1
01/30/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB530S1
01/31/2012Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/17/2012Assigned Transportation sub: #4
02/23/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (5-Y 1-N)
02/28/2012Reported from Transportation (17-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Read second time
03/02/2012Read third time
03/02/2012Passed House (57-Y 42-N)
03/02/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (57-Y 42-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB530ER)
03/07/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB530ER)
03/07/2012Signed by Speaker
03/08/2012Signed by President
04/09/2012Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/17/2012Placed on Calendar
04/18/2012Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations #1,3 (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/18/2012Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation #2 (21-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
04/18/2012House concurred in Governor's recommendations #1 and 3 (72-Y 23-N)
04/18/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (72-Y 23-N) (see vote tally)
04/18/2012House rejected Governor's recommendation #2 (42-Y 53-N)
04/18/2012VOTE: REJECTED (42-Y 53-N) (see vote tally)
04/18/2012G Governor's recommendation adopted in part
04/18/2012Communicated to Governor
04/18/2012Reenrolled bill text (SB530ER2)
04/18/2012Signed by President as reenrolled
04/18/2012Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
05/18/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 848 (effective 7/1/12)
05/18/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0848)


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 7 minutes.