Highways; localities may rename. (SB185)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Renaming highways; localities. Provides that the local governing body of any county, city, or town may change the name of any highway named before 1965 within such locality. Current law allows for only the Commonwealth Transportation Board or the General Assembly to name or rename any primary highway, regardless of when the highway was named. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
12/29/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100834D
12/29/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/31/2018Passed by indefinitely in Transportation (7-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)