Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission; created. (HB1253)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission created. Creates the Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission to manage regional transportation planning in Planning District 23. The bill moves the responsibility for approval of projects and the priority of such projects pursuant to the Hampton Roads Transportation Fund from the Hampton Roads Planning Organization to the new Commission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103556D
01/17/2014Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/24/2014Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #4
01/30/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/04/2014Reported from Transportation with amendments (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2014Read first time
02/06/2014Read second time
02/06/2014Committee amendments agreed to
02/06/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB1253E
02/06/2014Printed as engrossed 14103556D-E
02/07/2014Read third time and passed House (88-Y 9-N)
02/07/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (88-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2014Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/26/2014Reported from Transportation with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/28/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Read third time
03/03/2014Reading of amendments waived
03/03/2014Committee amendments agreed to
03/03/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/03/2014Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
03/03/2014Placed on Calendar
03/04/2014Senate amendments rejected by House (3-Y 97-N)
03/04/2014VOTE: REJECTED (3-Y 97-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2014Senate insisted on amendments (38-Y 0-N)
03/05/2014Senate requested conference committee
03/06/2014Delegates: Jones, Stolle, Spuill
03/06/2014House acceded to request
03/06/2014Conferees appointed by House
03/06/2014Delegates: Jones, Stolle, Spruill
03/06/2014Conferees appointed by Senate
03/06/2014Senators: Wagner, Alexander, Miller
03/08/2014Conference substitute printed 14105658D-H1
03/08/2014Motion to suspend the Rules rejected (23-Y 15-N)
03/08/2014Requires 27 affirmative votes to suspend the Rules
03/08/2014Motion to reconsider suspend the Rules agreed to (38-Y 0-N)
03/08/2014Passed by temporarily
03/08/2014Conference report agreed to by House (84-Y 13-N)
03/08/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (84-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2014Reconsideration of conference report agreed to by House
03/08/2014Conference report agreed to by House (84-Y 15-N)
03/08/2014VOTE: ADOPTION #2 (84-Y 15-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2014Rules suspended (39-Y 1-N)
03/08/2014Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/17/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1253ER)
03/17/2014Signed by President
03/18/2014Signed by Speaker
04/06/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 678 (effective 7/1/14)
04/06/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0678)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 5 clips in all, totaling 10 minutes.