Interstate 81; Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Fund created, etc. (SB1716)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg) with support from co-patron Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Interstate 81; Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Fund. Creates the Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Fund. Any revenues deposited in the Fund are to be allocated for improvements to the Interstate 81 Corridor. The bill directs the Commonwealth Transportation Board (Board), in consultation with the Interstate 81 Committee (Committee) established by the bill, to develop an Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Program. The Committee is also directed to review the Interstate 81 Corridor Improvement Plan adopted by the Board on December 5, 2018, as it relates to funding options and make recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly regarding funding recommendations and prioritization of projects. This bill is identical to HB 2718. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/15/2019Presented and ordered printed 19102261D
01/15/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/23/2019Rereferred from Transportation (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2019Rereferred to Finance
01/28/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1716)
01/31/2019Reported from Finance with substitute (12-Y 1-N 3-A) (see vote tally)
01/31/2019Committee substitute printed 19106289D-S1
02/04/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Read second time
02/05/2019Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106289D-S1
02/05/2019Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1716S1
02/05/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Passed Senate (36-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2019Placed on Calendar
02/08/2019Read first time
02/08/2019Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1716S1)
02/12/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/12/2019Reported from Transportation with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Committee substitute printed 19106780D-H1
02/12/2019Read second time
02/13/2019Read third time
02/13/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106780D-H1
02/13/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1716H1
02/13/2019Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/13/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 38-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019House insisted on substitute
02/13/2019House requested conference committee
02/13/2019Senate acceded to request (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Conferees appointed by Senate
02/13/2019Senators: Carrico, Obenshain, Edwards
02/13/2019Conferees appointed by House
02/13/2019Delegates: Landes, Gilbert, Carr
02/18/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1716H1)
02/22/2019C Amended by conference committee
02/22/2019Conference substitute printed 19107499D-S2
02/22/2019Conference report agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/22/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2019Conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1716ER)
03/07/2019Signed by Speaker
03/08/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1716ER)
03/09/2019Signed by President
03/11/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 11, 2019
03/11/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/26/2019Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/03/2019Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations #'s 2,3,5,6,8,9,11,12 (22-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2019Passed by temporarily
04/03/2019Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations #'s 1,4,7,10,13,19 (25-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2019Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations in-part (22-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2019Senate concurred in Governor's recommendations #2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 12, #14-18, and #20-28
04/03/2019House concurred in Governor's recommendation (60-Y 39-N)
04/03/2019VOTE: ADOPTION (60-Y 39-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2019G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/03/2019Reenrolled bill text (SB1716ER2)
04/03/2019Signed by President as reenrolled
04/03/2019Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/03/2019Enacted, Chapter 846 (effective 7/1/19)
04/03/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0846)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2718.