Transportation, Department of; at-risk infrastructure, report. (HB1217)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Tran (D-Springfield) with support from co-patrons Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond), and Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Transportation; at-risk infrastructure; report. Directs the Department of Transportation, in collaboration with the Commonwealth Center for Recurrent Flooding Resiliency, to (i) identify roads and bridges under the jurisdiction of the Department at risk of deterioration due to flooding in Northern Virginia; (ii) develop recommendations for managing such assets; and (iii) report its findings and recommendations to the Chairs of the House and Senate Committees on Transportation by the start of the 2022 Session of the General Assembly. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104450D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/15/2020Assigned Transportation sub: Transportation Systems
01/23/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/23/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (7-Y 4-N)
01/28/2020Reported from Transportation with amendments (15-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2020Read first time
01/31/2020Passed by for the day
02/03/2020Read second time
02/03/2020Committee amendments agreed to
02/03/2020Engrossed by House as amended HB1217E
02/03/2020Printed as engrossed 20104450D-E
02/04/2020Read third time and passed House (60-Y 38-N)
02/04/2020VOTE: Passage (60-Y 38-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2020Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/27/2020Reported from Transportation with amendment (12-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2020Read third time
03/03/2020Reading of amendment waived
03/03/2020Committee amendment agreed to
03/03/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/03/2020Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2020Placed on Calendar
03/04/2020Senate amendment agreed to by House (60-Y 36-N)
03/04/2020VOTE: Adoption (60-Y 36-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1217ER)
03/07/2020Signed by President
03/08/2020Signed by Speaker
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
03/19/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1217ER)
04/09/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 978 (effective 7/1/20)
04/09/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0978)


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