SB 126 Virginia-North Carolina Interstate High-Speed Rail Compact; created.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)
Virginia-North Carolina Interstate High-Speed Rail Compact. Establishes a Virginia-North Carolina Interstate High-Speed Rail Compact to study, develop, and promote a plan for the design, construction, financing, and operation of interstate high-speed rail service through and between points in the Commonwealth of Virginia and the State of North Carolina and adjacent states; to coordinate efforts to establish high-speed rail service at the federal, state, and local governmental levels; to advocate for federal funding to support the establishment of high-speed interstate rail service within and through Virginia and North Carolina and to receive federal funds made available for rail development; and to provide funding and resources to the Virginia-North Carolina High-Speed Rail Compact Commission from funds that are or may become available and are appropriated for that purpose.

Full text:
01/14/04  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/07/04 042222840  pdf | impact statement
02/12/04  Senate: Committee substitute printed 048268840-S1  pdf | impact statement
03/22/04  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB126ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/20/04  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0662)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments rejected

Status:
01/14/04  Senate: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/07/04 042222840
01/14/04  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/20/04  Senate: Reported from P. & E. with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
01/20/04  Senate: Rereferred to Transportation
02/12/04  Senate: Reported from Transportation w/sub (15-Y 0-N)
02/12/04  Senate: Committee substitute printed 048268840-S1
02/16/04  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/04  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: Read second time
02/17/04  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/17/04  Senate: Committee amendments rejected
02/17/04  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/17/04  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 048268840-S1
02/17/04  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee sub. SB126S1
02/17/04  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (39-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (39-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: Rec. of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER R (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/04  Senate: Communicated to House
02/19/04  House: Placed on Calendar
02/19/04  House: Read first time
02/19/04  House: Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/24/04  House: Reported from Tra. (20-Y 1-N)
02/26/04  House: Read second time
02/27/04  House: Read third time
02/27/04  House: Passed House (90-Y 8-N)
02/27/04  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (90-Y 8-N)
03/22/04  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB126ER)
03/23/04  Senate: Enrolled
03/24/04  Senate: Signed by President
03/24/04  House: Signed by Speaker
04/12/04  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 662 (effective 7/1/04)
04/20/04  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0662)