2015 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Conference Report)

Joint Commission on Transp. Accountability

Item 25.20 #2c

Item 25.20 #2c

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Legislative Department
Division of Legislative Services FY2015 $0 FY2016 $28,200 GF

Page 18, after line 3, insert:
The Joint Commission on Transportation Accountability shall regularly review and provide oversight of the usage of funding generated pursuant to the provisions of House Bill 2313 of the 2013 Session of the General Assembly.  To this end, by November 15 of each year, the Secretary of Transportation, the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority, and the Hampton Roads Transportation Accountability Commission shall each prepare a report on the uses of the Intercity Passenger Rail Operating and Capital Funds, the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority Fund, and the Hampton Roads Transportation Fund, respectively, to be presented to the Joint Commission on Transportation Accountability."

(This amendment provides $28,200 the second year from the general fund for legislative compensation and travel expenses for the members of the Joint Commission on Transportation Accountability, which was created pursuant to House Bill 3202 of the 2007 Session. Staffing was originally provided by JLARC, but staffing is currently provided by the Division of Legislative Services.)