Virginia-North Carolina Interstate High-Speed Rail Compact; chairmanship. (SB815)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Co-chairmen of the Virginia-North Carolina Interstate High-Speed Rail Compact. Allows Virginia and North Caroline to each elect a co-chairman from among their membership. This will allow a co-chairman from each state to serve together instead of as chairman and vice-chairman, as has been the current practice. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/02/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100889D
01/02/2015Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/14/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB815)
01/20/2015Reported from Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2015Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2015Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Placed on Calendar
01/30/2015Read first time
01/30/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
02/20/2015Reported from Rules (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Read second time
02/24/2015Read third time
02/24/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2015Enrolled
02/27/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB815ER)
02/27/2015Signed by Speaker
02/27/2015Signed by President
03/03/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB815ER)
03/04/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/4/15
03/04/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 494 (effective 7/1/15)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0494)

Video

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 35 seconds.