Interstate 95; VDOT, et al., to evaluate traffic congestion in Stafford and Spotsylvania Counties. (HB97)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)

Progress

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

Description

Extend HOT lanes on Interstate 95. Directs the Department of Transportation to enter into negotiations with the toll operator of the existing HOT lanes on Interstate 95 to extend the HOT lanes south to U.S. Route 17 in Stafford County by 2020. Read the Bill »

Status

04/20/2016: enacted

History

DateAction
12/14/2015Committee
12/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100566D
12/14/2015Referred 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
02/04/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
02/08/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB97)
02/09/2016Reported from Transportation with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2016Committee substitute printed 16105221D-H1
02/10/2016Read first time
02/11/2016Read second time
02/11/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105221D-H1
02/11/2016Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB97H1
02/12/2016Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
02/12/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/24/2016Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Committee substitute printed 16105689D-S1
02/26/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2016Committee substitute agreed to 166105689D-S1
02/29/2016Read third time
02/29/2016Reading of substitute waived
02/29/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105689D-S1
02/29/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB97S1
02/29/2016Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2016Passed Senate with substitute (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Placed on Calendar
03/02/2016Senate substitute agreed to by House 16105689D-S1 (98-Y 0-N)
03/02/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2016Enrolled
03/03/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB97ER)
03/03/2016Signed by Speaker
03/06/2016Signed by President
03/07/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/7/2016
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
04/06/2016Governor's recommendation received by House
04/08/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB97ER)
04/20/2016Placed on Calendar
04/20/2016House concurred in Governor's recommendation (100-Y 0-N)
04/20/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N)
04/20/2016Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)
04/20/2016G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/20/2016Reenrolled
04/20/2016Reenrolled bill text (HB97ER2)
04/20/2016Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/20/2016Signed by President as reenrolled
04/20/2016Enacted, Chapter 741 (effective 7/1/16)
04/20/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0741)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.



Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg): A FEASIBILITY STUDY, AS FAR AS TRANSPORTATION AND VDOT GOES WOULD BE MORE EXPENSIVE THAN A SIMPLE EVALUATION, AND IT ALSO EXPANDS THE SCOPE FROM JUST CONSIDERING HOT LANES TO OTHER ALTERNATIVES TO RELIEVE CONGESTION, AND I WOULD HOPE THAT WE WOULD ACCEPT THE GOVERNOR'S AMENDMENTS.

[Unknown]: SHALL THE HOUSE AGREE TO THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS?

Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg): THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

[Unknown]: AYES 100, NOS, ZERO. AYES 100, NOS, ZERO, THE RECOMMENDATIONS ARE AGREED TO. CONTINUING WITH THE CALENDAR, PAGE 33, HOUSE BILL 485, WHICH IS AN ACT TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE


Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg): WHERE SOMEONE IS DETERMINED TO BE UNFIT TO CARRY PARTICULARLY IN CASES IN WHICH THE COMMANDERS NEED TO HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO LIMIT CARRY BY SOLDIERS WHO HAVE ALCOHOL DRUG ABUSE PROBLEMS OR PTSD ISSUES. SO WITH THAT, I WOULD ASK THE AMENDMENTS BE AGREED TO.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): SENATOR THE QUESTION IS SHOULD THE GOFSH OR'S RECOMMENDATION BE AGREED TO. ARE THE SENATORS READY TO VOTE? HAVE ALL THE SENATORS VOTED? ANY SENATORS DESIRE TO CHANGE THEIR VOTE SNZ THE CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg): AYES 39 , NOs 0.

[Unknown]: THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS ARE AGREED TO. HOUSE BILL 97. SENATOR FROM GRAYSON COUNTY, SENATOR CARRICO.

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson): THANK YOU, MR. PRESIDENT. I ASK THAT WE SUPPORT THE GOVERNOR'S AMENDMENTS ON HOUSE BILL 97. THIS BILL IS THE BILL THAT'S DEALING WITH THE CONGESTION PROBLEM ON I-95 AND THE REQUEST TO HAVE A STUDY DONE FOR FUTURE FEASIBILITY STUDY FOR HOT LANES ON I-95 FROM MILE MARKER 145 TO 125. THE GOVERNOR'S AMENDMENT MAINTAINS THE INTENT OF THE LEGISLATION. HOWEVER, IT FURTHERS THE EVALUATION TO MAKE SURE THAT ALL THE THINGS THEY CAN DO OTHER