2019 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1700 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Sickles
Delay Implementation Transit Operating Formula Changes (language only)

Item 445 #5h

Item 445 #5h

Department of Rail and Public Transportation


Page 463, after line 4, insert:

"G. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the provisions of § 33.2-214 B.2., relating to the statewide prioritization for the Commonwealth Mass Transit Fund shall not take effect until July 1, 2020."


(This amendment delays the implementation of the statewide prioritization for the mass transit fund from July 1, 2019 to July 1, 2020. This amendment provides an additional year for DRPT to prepare a new methodology that is based on the performance metrics to be recommended by Transit Service Delivery Advisory Committee (TSDAC) and approved by the Commonwealth Transportation Board.