Public Rights-of-Way Use; fees used for high-speed Internet access in underserved areas. (SB857)

Introduced By

Sen. Ben Chafin (R-Lebanon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public Rights-of-Way Use Fees; high-speed Internet access. Allocates a portion of Public Rights-of-Way Use fees collected by the Virginia Department of Transportation and certain localities to be used for the deployment and expansion of high-speed Internet services in underserved areas. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/17/2018Presented and ordered printed 18102138D
01/17/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/05/2018Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2018Committee substitute printed 18106198D-S1
02/05/2018Rereferred to Finance
02/12/2018Committee amendments
02/12/2018Continued to 2019 in Finance (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
11/30/2018Left in Finance