Northern Va. Transportation Authority; use of population estimates in connection with decisions. (HB403)

Introduced By

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 Failed


01/06/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102475D
01/06/2016Referred 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 laying on the table
01/31/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB403)
02/16/2016Left in Transportation

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB190.


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.