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RAILROADS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(C) Carried over from 2006 Session (CD) Carried over from 2006 session but died in committee on or before December 8th


Light rail transportation; joint subcommittee to study feasibility and desirability of constructing along existing Washington and Old Dominion Rail Trail. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 589 (F))
Mobile work camps; establishes standards therefor provided by railroad company for maintenance of way employees. Adding 32.1-211.1 through 32.1-211.4. (Patron-Lucas, SB 1423 (F))
Personal rapid transit; Secretary of Transportation to study benefits, costs, and overall viability thereof as public transportation option. (Patron-Oder, HJR 603 (P))
Rail Enhancement Fund; certain projects to be exempt from 30 percent match requirement. Amending  33.1-221.1:1.1. (Patron-Rerras, SB 1348 (F))
Rail Enhancement Fund; creation of a five-year plan. Amending 33.1-221.1:1.1. (Patron-Nutter, HB 2234 (F))
Rail Enhancement Fund; governing body approving project must be received before funds may be expended. Amending 33.1-221.1:1.1. (Patron-Nutter, HB 2233 (F))
Rail Enhancement Fund; local contribution. Amending 33.1-221.1:1.1. (Patron-Nutter, HB 2232 (F))
Railroad corridors; Department of Rail and Public Transportation to update inventory of those abandoned. Amending  33.1-391.5. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1746 (Chapter 435))
Railroads; increases maximum fine for blocking roads. Amending 56-412.1. (Patron-Athey, HB 1116 (CD))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include railroad rolling stock when sold or leased by manufacturer. Amending  58.1-602 and 58.1-609.3. (Patron-Fralin, HB 2148 (Chapter 751))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; exemptions include railroad rolling stock when sold or leased by manufacturer. Amending  58.1-609.3. (Patron-Ware, O., HB 2677 (I) See HB2148)
State highway, passenger rail, and mass transit programs; joint subcommittee to study financing therefor. (Patron-Caputo, HJR 607 (F))
TransDominion Express Commission; created. Adding  33.1-391.6, 33.1-391.7, and 33.1-391.8; repealing Chapter 1041, 2003 Acts. (Patron-Valentine, HB 2164 (F); Edwards, SB 1389 (F))
TransDominion Express, Status Update on; Report of Department of Rail and Public Transportation (Item 438 B, Chapter 3, 2006 Sp. I Acts). (HD 2)
2007 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact the House of Delegates Information and Public Relations Office, P. O. Box 406, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23218, telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 09/04/07