2006 Special Session I

Budget Amendments - HB5002 (Conference Report)

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Rest Areas and PPTAs (language only)

Item 444 #4c

Item 444 #4c

Department Of Transportation

Page 379, after line 38, insert:
"E.  Should federal law be changed to permit privatization of rest area operations, the Department is hereby authorized to accept or solicit proposals for their development and/or operation under the Public Private Transportation Act."

(This amendment authorizes VDOT to accept or solicit PPTA proposals to develop and/or operate rest areas along the state's Interstate Highways, if Congress enacts legislation to permit such projects.)