Interstate I-81; joint subcommittee to study adding additional lanes between Winchester and Bristol. (HJ87)

Introduced By

Del. Israel O'Quinn (R-Bristol) with support from co-patron Sen. Todd E. Pillion (R-Abingdon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Study; joint subcommittee to study adding additional lanes on Interstate 81 between Winchester and Bristol; report. Establishes a joint subcommittee to study the feasibility of adding additional lanes on Interstate 81 between Winchester and Bristol. Read the Bill »


03/05/2018: Passed the Senate


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100605D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Rules
01/19/2018Assigned Rules sub: Subcommittee #1
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/06/2018Reported from Rules (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2018Taken up
02/09/2018Amendments by Delegate Cline agreed to
02/09/2018Engrossed by House as amended HJ87E
02/09/2018Printed as engrossed 18100605D-E
02/09/2018Agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2018VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Reading waived
02/12/2018Referred to Committee on Rules
03/01/2018Reported from Rules with amendments (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2018Reading waived (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Read third time
03/05/2018Reading of amendments waived
03/05/2018Committee amendments agreed to
03/05/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/05/2018Agreed to by Senate with amendments by voice vote
03/06/2018Placed on Calendar
03/06/2018Senate amendments rejected by House (1-Y 94-N)
03/06/2018VOTE: REJECTED (1-Y 94-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2018Senate insisted on amendments
03/07/2018Senate requested conference committee
03/08/2018House acceded to request
03/08/2018Conferees appointed by House
03/08/2018Delegates: O'Quinn, Landes, Bagby
03/08/2018Conferees appointed by Senate
03/08/2018Senators: McDougle, Norment, Reeves
03/10/2018No further action taken
03/10/2018Failed to pass in House


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.