HB 261

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 11, 2022
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Speed limits; local authority.


Reduction of speed limits; local authority.Authorizes localities to reduce the speed limit by up to 10 milesper hour on any highway within its boundaries if indicated by lawfullyplaced signs and based on a traffic engineering study and analysis.Current law authorizes localities to reduce the speed limit to lessthan 25 miles per hour, but not less than 15 miles per hour, on highways within its boundaries that are located in a business district or residence district and maintained by the locality.

Bill Sponsors (1)



Feb 15, 2022


Left in Transportation

Feb 01, 2022


Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)

Jan 26, 2022


Impact statement from DPB (HB261)

Jan 18, 2022


Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #2 Transportation Infrastructure and Funding

Jan 11, 2022


Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102856D


Referred to Committee on Transportation

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102856D PDF HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Impact Statement: HB261F122.PDF PDF


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