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(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2004 Session
(CD) Carried over from 2004 session but died in committee on or before December 10th


Buchanan County Tourist Train Development Authority; grants power of eminent domain for purposes of establishing adequate space for an excursion train turn-around, etc. Amending  15.2-6703. (Patron-Stump, HB 2904 (F))
Heartland Corridor; General Assembly to support rail project. (Patron-Fralin, HJR 789 (P))
Highway construction, maintenance and improvement; Transportation Commissioner to let all administered contracts for Department of Transportation, etc. Amending  33.1-12. (Patron-Watts, HB 2084 (Chapter 919))
Income tax, state and corporate; credit for railroad company improvements. Adding  58.1-439.12:02. (Patron-Cline, HB 2553 (F))
Multimodal transportation purposes; joint subcommittee to study use of active and abandoned railroad corridors therefor. (Patron-Parrish, HJR 772 (I) See HJR742)
Passenger rail carriers; Amtrak and Railway Express to report statistics of on-time reliability. (Patron-Petersen, HJR 694 (F))
Rail Enhancement Fund; portion of tax on motor vehicle rentals to be deposited therein, Rail Advisory Board established. Amending  33.1-221.1:1.1 and 58.1-2425; adding  33.1-391.3:1. (Patron-May, HB 2596 (Chapter 323))
Railroads; passenger rail service liability. Adding  56-446.1. (Patron-Janis, HB 2898 (F))
Retirement System; purchase of prior service credit by Amtrak employees. Amending  51.1-142.2. (Patron-Orrock, HB 1645 (F))
TransDominion Express Passenger Rail Service, Status of; Report of Department of Rail and Public Transportation (Item 483 B, Chapter 4, 2004 Sp. I Acts). (HD 37)
2005 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 06/23/05