2023 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB6001 (Enrolled)

Department of Transportation

Item 453

Item 453

First Year - FY2023Second Year - FY2024
Highway System Maintenance and Operations (60400)$2,165,233,529$2,087,068,806
Interstate Maintenance (60401)FY2023 $507,907,362FY2024 $479,557,220
Primary Maintenance (60402)FY2023 $804,078,408FY2024 $738,596,407
Secondary Maintenance (60403)FY2023 $583,572,221FY2024 $589,759,940
Transportation Operations Services (60404)FY2023 $197,580,653FY2024 $202,805,001
Highway Maintenance Operations, Program Management and Direction (60405)FY2023 $72,094,885FY2024 $76,350,238
Fund Sources:  
Commonwealth TransportationFY2023 $2,165,233,529FY2024 $2,087,068,806

A. The department is authorized to enter into agreements with state and local law enforcement officials to facilitate the enforcement of high occupancy vehicle (HOV) restrictions throughout the Commonwealth and metropolitan planning regions.

B. 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.

C. The Director, Department of Planning and Budget, is authorized to increase the appropriation in this Item as needed to utilize amounts available from prior year balances in the dedicated funds.

D. The Commissioner's annual report pursuant to § 33.2-232, Code of Virginia, shall include an assessment of whether the department has met its secondary road pavement targets, by district and on a statewide basis.

E. Out of the amounts appropriated for this item, the Department shall authorize the fabrication and installation of highway markers and directional signs in support of the Lewis and Clark Legacy Trail during this first year of the biennium.