Crosswalk design; Dept. of Transportation to convene work group to determine model policies. (HB1841)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna) with support from co-patrons Del. Cliff Hayes (D-Chesapeake), Del. Dan Helmer (D-Fairfax Station), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), and Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Commissioner of Highways; crosswalk design. Directs the Commissioner of Highways to convene a working group to determine whether there should be model policies for crosswalk design and installation and, if so, establish recommendations for such model policies. The bill directs the working group to monitor and provide input to the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration as updates to crosswalk designs in the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices for Streets and Highways are considered. The working group shall submit to the Governor and the General Assembly a report on its findings and recommendations by November 1, 2021. Read the Bill »


03/18/2021: signed by governor


01/07/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101287D
01/07/2021Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/12/2021Assigned Transportation sub: Transportation Innovations and General Topics
01/19/2021House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/19/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
01/21/2021Reported from Transportation with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2021Committee substitute printed 21103284D-H1
01/21/2021Reported from Transportation with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2021Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (HB1841)
01/22/2021Read first time
01/25/2021Read second time
01/25/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21103284D-H1
01/25/2021Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1841H1
01/26/2021Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/26/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/27/2021Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/28/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1841H1)
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/2021Read third time
02/23/2021Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/26/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1841ER)
02/26/2021Signed by Speaker
02/27/2021Signed by President
03/01/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1841ER)
03/01/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 1, 20201
03/01/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/18/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 130 (effective 7/1/21)
03/18/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0130)