Bristol and Salem Highway Construction Districts; Transportation Board's prioritization process. (HB1263)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commonwealth Transportation Board prioritization process; factors considered in Bristol and Salem Highway Construction Districts. Provides that for the purposes of prioritizing projects in the Bristol Highway Construction District or the Salem Highway Construction District, the Commonwealth Transportation Board (Board) shall consider (i) the relative importance of secondary highways in such districts and (ii) only the following other factors: economic development, accessibility, and safety. Current law requires the Board to consider congestion mitigation, economic development, accessibility, safety, and environmental quality when prioritizing projects in all districts. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104177D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/19/2018Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #2
01/26/2018Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
01/30/2018Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2019
02/13/2018Left in Transportation