VA HB311 | 2014 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on April 23 2014 - 100% progression
Action: 2014-04-23 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0805)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Revision of Title 33.1. Creates proposed Title 33.2 (Highways and Other Surface Transportation Systems) as a revision of existing Title 33.1 (Highways, Bridges and Ferries), as well as portions of Titles 15.2 (Counties, Cities and Towns), 56 (Public Service Companies), and 58.1 (Taxation). Proposed Title 33.2 consists of 32 chapters divided into four subtitles: Subtitle I (General Provisions and Transportation Entities); Subtitle II (Modes of Transportation: Highways, Bridges, Ferries, Rail, and Public Transportation); Subtitle III (Transportation Funding and Development); and Subtitle IV (Local and Regional Transportation). This bill organizes the laws in a more logical manner, removes obsolete and duplicative provisions, and improves the structure and clarity of statutes pertaining to highways, bridges, ferries, rail and public transportation, transportation funding, and local and regional transportation. This bill has a delayed effective date of October 1, 2014. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia Code Commission. See H. B. 311 pdf text

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Highways, bridges, ferries, rail transportation, etc.; recodifying and revising laws.


Roll Calls

2014-04-23 - Senate - Senate: Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-04-23 - House - House: VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N) (Y: 96 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-03-03 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-02-28 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-02-26 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Transportation (14-Y 0-N) (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-02-04 - House - House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (Y: 101 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-01-30 - House - House: Reported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-01-29 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N) (Y: 7 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2014-04-23 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0805)
2014-04-23HouseEnacted, Chapter 805 (effective 10/1/14)
2014-04-23SenateSigned by President as reenrolled
2014-04-23HouseSigned by Speaker as reenrolled
2014-04-23HouseReenrolled bill text (HB311ER2)
2014-04-23 Governor: Governor's recommendation adopted
2014-04-23SenateSenate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N)
2014-04-23HouseVOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N)
2014-04-23HouseHouse concurred in Governor's recommendation (94-Y 0-N)
2014-04-22HousePlaced on Calendar
2014-04-07HouseGovernor's recommendation received by House
2014-03-18HouseSigned by Speaker
2014-03-17SenateSigned by President
2014-03-17HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB311ER)
2014-03-03SenatePassed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
2014-03-03SenateRead third time
2014-02-28SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
2014-02-26SenateReported from Transportation (14-Y 0-N)
2014-02-05SenateReferred to Committee on Transportation
2014-02-05SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2014-02-04HouseVOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
2014-02-04HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
2014-02-03HouseRead second time and engrossed
2014-01-31HouseRead first time
2014-01-30HouseReported from Transportation (22-Y 0-N)
2014-01-29HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
2014-01-10HouseAssigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #1
2014-01-02HouseReferred to Committee on Transportation
2014-01-02HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100786D


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1524829(n/a)See Bill Text
1524840(n/a)See Bill Text
1527000(n/a)See Bill Text
1527021(n/a)See Bill Text
1527022(n/a)See Bill Text
1527035(n/a)See Bill Text
3311(n/a)See Bill Text
331465(n/a)See Bill Text
332100(n/a)See Bill Text
3321400(n/a)See Bill Text
3321500(n/a)See Bill Text
3321824(n/a)See Bill Text
3321900(n/a)See Bill Text
332285(n/a)See Bill Text
332300(n/a)See Bill Text
3323202(n/a)See Bill Text
581815(n/a)See Bill Text
581815.1(n/a)See Bill Text

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