Commonwealth Tolling Assistance Program; established. (SB619)

Introduced By

Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commonwealth Tolling Assistance Program.  Establishes a program that would allow low-income persons and full-time students at state institutions of higher education to apply to receive electronic tolling transponders with a value of $250 to be used to pay tolls on the highways of the Commonwealth. The program would be administered by the Virginia Department of Transportation and would be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Amends § 33.1-23.03:4, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


  • 01/20/2012 Presented and ordered printed 12104165D
  • 01/20/2012 Referred to Committee on Transportation
  • 01/25/2012 Rereferred from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/25/2012 Rereferred to Finance
  • 02/06/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB619)
  • 02/08/2012 Reported from Finance with substitute (10-Y 4-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
  • 02/08/2012 Committee substitute printed 12105251D-S1
  • 02/09/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/10/2012 Read second time
  • 02/10/2012 Reading of substitute waived
  • 02/10/2012 Committee substitute agreed to 12105251D-S1
  • 02/10/2012 Reading of amendment waived
  • 02/10/2012 Amendment by Senator Howell rejected
  • 02/10/2012 Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB619S1
  • 02/13/2012 Read third time and passed Senate (30-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2012 Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/13/2012 Passed by temporarily
  • 02/13/2012 Read third time and passed Senate (30-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/15/2012 Placed on Calendar
  • 02/15/2012 Read first time
  • 02/15/2012 Referred to Committee on Transportation
  • 02/17/2012 Assigned Transportation sub: #4
  • 02/22/2012 Impact statement from DPB (SB619S1)
  • 02/23/2012 Tabled in Transportation