Pedestrian Safety

Bills CommitteeLast actionDate
HB 704 - Keam - Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; prioritizes new sidewalks and circular intersections. (H) Committee on Transportation(H) Stricken from docket by Transportation (22-Y 0-N)02/01/22
notes: Prioritizes projects for new sidewalks and circular intersections when selecting projects to be funded with Northern Virginia Transportation Authority funds.
HB 1151 - Adams, D.M. - Virginia Motor Vehicle Warranty Enforcement Act; adds autocycles to the vehicles protected by Act. (H) Committee on Commerce and Energy

(S) Committee on Commerce and Labor
(G) Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0411)04/11/22
notes: Adds autocycles to the vehicles protected by the Virginia Motor Vehicle Warranty Enforcement Act (the Act), commonly known as the "lemon law." The bill applies the Act to vehicles purchased for business purposes by a business entity that owns or leases no more than five motor vehicles. The bill contains technical amendments.
SB 251 - Surovell - Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; funds for pedestrian and bicyclist projects. (H) Committee on Transportation

(S) Committee on Finance and Appropriations
(H) Left in Transportation03/10/22
notes: Requires the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) to dedicate certain funds to projects that improve pedestrian or bicyclist safety or infrastructure.
SB 362 - Stuart - Bicycles and certain other vehicles; riding two abreast. (H) Committee on Transportation

(S) Committee on Transportation
(G) Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0341)04/11/22
notes: Prohibits persons riding bicycles, electric personal assistive mobility devices, electric power-assisted bicycles, or motorized skateboards or scooters riding two abreast from impeding the normal and reasonable movement of traffic and requires such persons to move into a single-file formation as quickly as is practicable when being overtaken from the rear by a faster-moving vehicle and to ride in a single lane on a laned roadway.