Speed limits, maximum; certain highways. (SB466)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania) with support from co-patron Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Maximum speed limits on certain highways. Increases from 55 miles per hour to 60 miles per hour the maximum speed limit on U.S. Route 301, the entirety of U.S. Route 17, and State Routes 3 and 207. This bill is identical to HB 73. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100266D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/31/2018Committee substitute printed 18106504D-S1
01/31/2018Incorporates SB206 (Stuart)
01/31/2018Reported from Transportation with substitute (11-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Read second time
02/05/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106504D-S1
02/05/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB466S1
02/06/2018Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/14/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB466S1)
02/15/2018Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Read second time
02/20/2018Passed by for the day
02/21/2018Read third time
02/21/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/21/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB466ER)
02/22/2018Signed by Speaker
02/23/2018Signed by President
02/26/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 26, 2018
02/26/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 5, 2018
02/28/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB466ER)
03/05/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 160 (effective 7/1/18)
03/05/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0160)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB73 and SB206.