2005 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Cline
Co-Patron(s): Fralin, Landes, Saxman, Weatherholtz
Climbing Lanes on I-81 (language only)

Item 488 #4h

Item 488 #4h

Transportation, Department of

Page 440, after line 12, insert:
"D.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law, $1.5 million shall be provided in the second year to locate and construct third lanes along steep stretches of Interstate 81.  These funds shall be subtracted from available revenues prior to distributing funds pursuant to the provisions of § 33.1-23.1, Code of Virginia, and shall not be used to reduce allocations to the districts or localities to which the additional allocations set out in this paragraph are provided."

(This amendment directs VDOT to appropriate $1.5 million from nongeneral funds in the first year to locate and build short third lanes along steep stretches of Interstate 81.)