HB 2136 Washington Metrorail Safety Commission Interstate Compact; Va. authorized to become a signatory.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Washington Metrorail Safety Commission Interstate Compact. Authorizes Virginia to become a signatory to the Washington Metrorail Safety Commission Interstate Compact. The compact establishes a state safety oversight authority for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) Rail System, pursuant to the mandate of federal law, to review, approve, oversee, and enforce the safety of the WMATA Rail System. The bill requires the Secretary of Transportation to negotiate, on the Commonwealth's behalf, the terms for revision of the WMATA Compact with the other signatories to the WMATA Compact. The bill contains an emergency clause.

Full text:
01/11/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102733D  pdf
02/02/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104697D-H1  pdf
02/24/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2136ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/24/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0696)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/11/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102733D
01/11/17  House: Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/17/17  House: Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #3
01/26/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 2-N)
02/02/17  House: Reported from Transportation with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104697D-H1
02/03/17  House: Read first time
02/06/17  House: Read second time
02/06/17  House: Committee substitute agreed to 17104697D-H1
02/06/17  House: Emergency clause added
02/06/17  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2136H1
02/07/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/08/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/14/17  Senate: Rereferred from Privileges and Elections (9-Y 0-N)
02/14/17  Senate: Rereferred to Transportation
02/15/17  Senate: Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Read third time
02/20/17  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/20/17  Senate: Amendment by Senator Carrico agreed to
02/20/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/21/17  House: Senate amendment agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION EMERGENCY (97-Y 0-N)
02/24/17  House: Enrolled
02/24/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2136ER)
02/24/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/24/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/28/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/24/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 696 (effective 3/24/17)
03/24/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0696)