Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; use of population estimate in connection with decisions. (HB190)

Introduced By

Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax) with support from co-patron Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Northern Virginia Transportation Authority. Provides that the population criterion required for decisions of the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority shall be the estimates, not the projections, made by the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service of the University of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/26/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102274D
12/26/2015Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/15/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Subcommittee #3
01/15/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #3
01/15/2016Assigned Tansportation sub: Subcommittee #3
01/15/2016Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #3
01/21/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/26/2016Reported from Transportation (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2016Read first time
01/28/2016Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/29/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB190)
02/01/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/17/2016Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2016Committee substitute printed 16105607D-S1
02/19/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Read third time
02/22/2016Reading of substitute waived
02/22/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105607D-S1
02/22/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB190S1
02/22/2016Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2016Placed on Calendar
02/24/2016Senate substitute agreed to by House 16105607D-S1 (100-Y 0-N)
02/24/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB190ER)
02/25/2016Signed by Speaker
02/26/2016Signed by President
02/29/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/29/16
02/29/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 7, 2016
03/01/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB190ER)
03/04/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 224 (effective 7/1/16)
03/04/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0224)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB403.


Waldo Jaquith writes:

The distinction here is that projections are made every 2–4 years, while estimates are made annually. Projections are forward looking (about what the population will be decades from now), while estimates are what the population is now.