In addition to furthering its own legislative initiatives, DRPT monitors agency and industry-related legislation as well as the Governor's Budget and proposed budget amendments throughout each General Assembly Session.
2017 Virginia General Assembly
Legislative priorities for DRPT and the Secretary of Transportation for the 2017 General Assembly include:
- Creation of the Metrorail Safety Commission Interstate Compact: (SB 1251/HB 2136)
- Adoption of the Governor's Proposed Budget for the 2016-2018 Biennium: (HB 1500/SB 900)
DRPT may receive requests from the General Assembly to conduct transportation-related studies and reports. Below, please find a copy of our 2016 studies and reports:
To view reports and studies from past years, please follow this link.
DRPT may also contribute to reports submitted by the Secretary of Transportation. For a list of those reports, please follow this link.
Should you have any questions or comments about DRPT's legislative initiatives, please contact:
Director of Policy, Communications and Legislative Affairs