Transportation funding; statewide prioritization process, resiliency. (SB1350)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Transportation projects; resiliency. Requires the Commonwealth Transportation Board to determine whether a project has been designed to be or the project sponsor has committed that the design will be resilient when evaluating projects for the Six-Year Improvement Program and consider resiliency when establishing the Statewide Transportation Plan. The bill also requires the Commissioner of Highways to ensure resiliency is incorporated into the design standards for new construction projects. This bill is identical to HB 2071. Read the Bill »


03/11/2021: signed by governor


01/13/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101744D
01/13/2021Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/20/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1350)
01/21/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/21/2021Reported from Transportation with substitute (12-Y 0-N 2-A) (see vote tally)
01/21/2021Committee substitute printed 21103492D-S1
01/21/2021Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
01/28/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1350S1)
02/02/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2021Read second time
02/04/2021Reading of substitute waived
02/04/2021Committee substitute agreed to 21103492D-S1
02/04/2021Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1350S1
02/05/2021Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2021Placed on Calendar
02/07/2021Read first time
02/07/2021Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/08/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in Transportation
02/11/2021House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/11/2021Reported from Transportation with amendment(s) (15-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2021Read second time
02/16/2021Read third time
02/16/2021Committee amendment agreed to
02/16/2021Engrossed by House as amended
02/16/2021Passed House with amendment (81-Y 18-N)
02/16/2021VOTE: Passage (81-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021House amendment agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2021Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1350ER)
02/22/2021Bill text as passed Senate and House reprinted (SB1350ER)
02/22/2021Signed by President
02/23/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1350ER)
02/24/2021Signed by Speaker
02/25/2021Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 25, 2021
02/25/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/11/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 52 (effective 7/1/21)
03/11/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0052)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2071.