Highways, Commissioner of; powers, emergency removal of snow and ice. (SB765)

Introduced By

Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem)

Progress

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

Description

Commissioner of Highways; powers; emergency removal of snow and ice. Provides that the Commissioner of Highways has the authority to establish and use procedures as he deems necessary to ensure safe travel during an emergency or weather-related event and that procuring equipment and labor to ensure resources are available to address an emergency or weather-related event is an emergency pursuant to the Virginia Public Procurement Act. Read the Bill »

Status

03/04/2016: Passed the General Assembly

History

DateAction
01/22/2016Presented and ordered printed 16101624D
01/22/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/03/2016Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2016Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Placed on Calendar
02/11/2016Read first time
02/11/2016Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/12/2016Assigned Tansportation sub: Subcommittee #2
02/12/2016Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #2
02/22/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/25/2016Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2016Read second time
02/29/2016Read third time
02/29/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/29/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Enrolled
03/01/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB765ER)
03/01/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB765ER)
03/01/2016Signed by Speaker
03/04/2016Signed by President
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/07/2016Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/7/2016
03/07/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016