Public transportation services; DRPT to evaluate study necessary to identify, etc. (SJ84)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon) with support from co-patrons Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), and Sen. Jeremy McPike (D-Dale City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Study; Department of Rail and Public Transportation; improved transportation services; report. Requests that the Department of Rail and Public Transportation (the Department) evaluate the level of study necessary to identify and advance potential public transportation services from the Franconia-Springfield Metro Station to Marine Corps Base Quantico in Prince William and Stafford Counties, including the feasibility of extending the Blue Line and other multimodal options such as bus rapid transit along Interstate 95 and U.S. Route 1. Following the evaluation, the Department shall proceed to the recommended level of study for improved public transportation services along the U.S. Route 1 corridor. The Department shall report on its findings and recommendations by the first day of the 2017 and 2018 Regular Sessions of the General Assembly. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102006D
01/13/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
02/11/2016Continued to 2017 in Rules
12/02/2016Left in Rules