Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission; members to allow public comment before vote. (SB1459)

Introduced By

Sen. Jeff McWaters (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake), and Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission. Requires the members of the Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission to allow for five minutes of public comment before each vote. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/27/2015Unanimous consent to introduce
01/27/2015Presented and ordered printed 15104126D
01/27/2015Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/18/2015Reported from Transportation with amendment (12-Y 2-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/20/2015Read first time
02/23/2015Read second time
02/23/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/23/2015Committee amendment agreed to
02/23/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1459E
02/23/2015Printed as engrossed 15104126D-E
02/24/2015Read third time and passed Senate (34-Y 3-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
02/25/2015Placed on Calendar
02/25/2015Read first time
02/25/2015Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/27/2015Left in Transportation


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 1 minute.