Transportation; revenues dedicated as of July 1, 2020, shall not be redirected. (HB2245)

Introduced By

Del. Dave LaRock (R-Loudoun) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Use of transportation funds. States that it is the policy of the Commonwealth that revenues dedicated to transportation purposes shall not be used or redirected for any nontransportation-related purpose. Any attempt to repurpose funds dedicated to transportation as of July 1, 2020, shall be deemed invalid and shall not be effectuated. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/13/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101927D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/21/2021Assigned Transportation sub: Transportation Innovations and General Topics
01/26/2021Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (6-Y 4-N)
02/05/2021Left in Transportation


fcta writes:

People should listen to Dave re transportation. He warned you about the Silverline. It was 40% under projected use before covid. It's Virginia's biggest financial black hole.

Ron Quasebarth writes:

This should be obvious, but as highways in Northern Virginia get more strained even with Covid. We need much more funding for our strained highways.