Interstate 81; Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Fund created. (HB2718)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patrons Del. Terry Austin (R-Buchanan), Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson), and Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Interstate 81; Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Fund. Creates the Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Fund. Any revenues deposited in the Fund would be allocated for improvements to the Interstate 81 Corridor. The bill also directs the Commonwealth Transportation Board (Board) would develop and update, in consultation with an Interstate 81 Committee (Committee) established by the bill, to develop an Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Program. The Committee is also directed to review the Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Plan adopted by the Board in December, 2018, as it relates to funding options and make recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly regarding funding recommendations and prioritization of projects. Read the Bill »


02/13/2019: Passed the Senate


01/15/2019Presented and ordered printed 19102260D
01/15/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
01/28/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2718)
01/28/2019Referred from Rules
01/28/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/31/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2019Reported from Transportation with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Committee substitute printed 19106055D-H1
02/01/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time
02/04/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106055D-H1
02/04/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2718H1
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/11/2019Reported from Transportation with substitute (7-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2019Committee substitute printed 19106831D-S1
02/11/2019Rereferred to Finance
02/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2718H1)
02/12/2019Reported from Finance (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Reading of substitute waived
02/13/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106831D-S1
02/13/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB2718S1
02/13/2019Passed Senate with substitute (35-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Placed on Calendar
02/13/2019Senate substitute rejected by House 19106831D-S1 (0-Y 94-N)
02/13/2019VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 94-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Senate insisted on substitute (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Senate requested conference committee
02/13/2019House acceded to request
02/13/2019Conferees appointed by House
02/13/2019Delegates: Landes, Gilbert, Carr
02/13/2019Conferees appointed by Senate
02/13/2019Senators: Obenshain, Carrico, Edwards

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