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HB 1729 Commonwealth Transportation Board membership; suburban representation.

Introduced by: Dave A. LaRock | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Commonwealth Transportation Board membership; suburban representation. Adds two nonlegislative citizen members who reside in suburban areas and are designated as suburban at-large members to the Commonwealth Transportation Board. Current law provides for two urban at-large members and two rural at-large members.

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HB 1726 Transportation funding in the Hampton Roads region.

Introduced by: Alex Q. Askew | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Transportation funding in the Hampton Roads region. Raises additional revenues for the Hampton Roads Transportation Fund by levying a regional grantors tax and a regional transient occupancy tax, and a tax on transportation network providers of transportation for compensation originating or terminating in a locality in Planning District 23. The bill also the existing regional gas tax to 3.1 percent per gallon of gasoline or diesel fuel and indexes the tax rate annually beginning July 1, 2021. The bill establishes a tax on Transportation Network Providers, with allocation of the revenues to transit across the Commonwealth. The bill provides that the new revenues generated shall be used operate a regional system of inter-jurisdictional

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HB 1714 Department of Transportation design standards; modifications.

Introduced by: Scott Wyatt (by request) | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Department of Transportation design standards; modifications. Authorizes a resident administrator of the Virginia Department of Transportation to approve modifications to the Department's design standards in certain situations.

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SB 1011 Department of Transportation design standards; modifications.

Introduced by: Ryan T. McDougle | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Department of Transportation design standards; modifications. Authorizes a resident administrator of the Virginia Department of Transportation to approve modifications to the Department's design standards in certain situations.

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SB 995 Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority; labor organizations.

Introduced by: Scott A. Surovell | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority; labor organizations. Repeals enactments adopted in 2018 as part of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) funding bills related to bidders, offers, contractors, and subcontractors to WMATA projects located in the Commonwealth participating with labor organizations.

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HB 1586 Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority; allocation of funds.

Introduced by: Vivian E. Watts | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority; allocation of funds. Provides that increases in service approved by the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Board shall not be included in the calculation of the annual increase in total operating expenses included in an approved WMATA budget.

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HB 1571 Department of Transportation; Elizabeth River Crossings.

Introduced by: Don L. Scott | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Department of Transportation; Elizabeth River Crossings. Directs the Virginia Department of Transportation to terminate the contract with Elizabeth River Crossings related to the Downtown and Midtown Tunnels across the Elizabeth River for cause due to the defective tube in the Midtown Tunnel or, if unable to terminate for cause, for convenience.

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HB 1541 Creation of the Central Virginia Transportation Authority; funding.

Introduced by: Delores L. McQuinn | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Creation of the Central Virginia Transportation Authority; funding. Creates the Central Virginia Transportation Authority, composed of the counties and cities located in Planning District 15. The Authority will administer transportation funding generated through the imposition of an additional regional 0.7 percent sales and use tax and a 2.1 percent wholesale gas tax.

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HB 1538 Transportation bonds; I-81.

Introduced by: Terry L. Austin | all patrons ... notes | add to my profiles SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED: Transportation bonds; I-81. Authorizes issuance of bonds in an amount up to $2 billion for revenue-producing projects in the Interstate 81 corridor.

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