Transportation network company; brokers allowed to arrange rides with TNC. (SB1494)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transportation network company; brokers. Allows brokers to arrange rides with transportation network company (TNC) partner vehicles. The bill requires such brokers to be licensed by the Department of Motor Vehicles and includes insurance requirements for TNC partner vehicles operating at the request of a broker. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/18/2017Presented and ordered printed 17103832D
01/18/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/31/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1494)
02/01/2017Reported from Transportation with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2017Committee substitute printed 17105036D-S1
02/03/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1494S1)
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Reading of substitute waived
02/06/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105036D-S1
02/06/2017Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1494S1
02/06/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2017Passed by for the day
02/06/2017Reconsideration of Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Placed on Calendar
02/08/2017Read first time
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2017Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #4
02/09/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (6-Y 0-N)
02/16/2017Reported from Transportation with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Read second time
02/20/2017Read third time
02/20/2017Committee amendments agreed to
02/20/2017Engrossed by House as amended
02/20/2017Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/20/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1494ER)
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/24/2017Signed by Speaker
02/27/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1494ER)
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/20/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 635 (effective 7/1/17)
03/20/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0635)