Expedited land use permit process; Dept. of Transportation shall develop and submit for approval. (HB901)

Introduced By

Del. Nick Freitas (R-Culpeper)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Transportation to develop and submit for approval an expedited land use permit process; rights-of-way. Report. Directs the Department of Transportation (Department) to develop and submit for approval to the Federal Highway Administration an expedited land use permit process by which public or private utility companies that offer communication services can apply to use any right-of-way of the Department. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101048D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2018Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2018Committee substitute printed 18105386D-H1
01/25/2018Read first time
01/26/2018Read second time
01/26/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18105386D-H1
01/26/2018Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB901H1
01/29/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/29/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2018Referred to Committee on Rules
02/28/2018Reported from Rules with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Read third time
03/05/2018Reading of amendment waived
03/05/2018Committee amendment agreed to
03/05/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/05/2018Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2018Placed on Calendar
03/06/2018Senate amendment agreed to by House (95-Y 0-N)
03/06/2018VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB901ER)
03/08/2018Signed by Speaker
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/16/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 16, 2018
03/16/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/19/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB901ER)
03/29/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 505 (effective 7/1/18)
03/29/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0505)