1999 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1450 (Committee Approved)

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HOV Policy (language only)

Item 523 #12h

Item 523 #12h

Transportation, Department of

Page 408, after line 48, insert:
"K.  Not withstanding any other provision of federal or state law, before the Commonwealth Transportation Board and/or the Virginia Department of Transportation consider or make any change in the High Occupancy Vehicle designation on any facility in a transportation district located within a metropolitan area which includes all or a portion of a state or states contiguous to Virginia, or in another transportation district contiguous thereto, the board and/or the department shall meet with each and every affected local governing body and regional transportation agency to discuss any proposed changes.  Before the board and/or the department makes a final decision, they shall take into consideration the comments of the local governing bodies and agencies."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)