Veterans care center; Governor to request federal funds to construct in Hampton Roads area. (HB1383)

Introduced By

Del. Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) with support from 18 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton), Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg), Del. Harvey Morgan (R-Gloucester), Del. John O'Bannon (R-Richmond), Del. Terrie Suit (R-Virginia Beach), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Del. John Welch (R-Virginia Beach), Sen. Brandon Bell (R-Roanoke), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake), Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath), Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton), Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke), Sen. Yvonne Miller (D-Norfolk), Sen. Jay O'Brien (R-Clifton), Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell), Sen. Frank Wagner (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Veterans care center; construction in Hampton Roads. Authorizes the Governor to request federal funds to construct a new veterans care center in the Hampton Roads area, and requires the State Treasurer to issue a short-term treasury loan in the amount of $14.6 million for the state share of construction costs, once the United States Department of Veterans Affairs has determined that federal funds will be allocated for the new center. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Presented and ordered printed 065170284
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/27/2006Assigned App. sub: Capital Outlay (Ingram)
02/01/2006Reported from Appropriations (23-Y 0-N)
02/03/2006Read first time
02/06/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2006Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/07/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/07/2006Communicated to Senate
02/08/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2006Referred to Committee on Finance
02/15/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1383)
03/01/2006Reported from Finance (15-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006Read third time
03/03/2006Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/11/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1383ER)
03/11/2006Signed by Speaker
03/13/2006Signed by President
03/13/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1383ER)
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 614 (effective 7/1/06)
04/12/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0614)