Public-Private Partnership Advisory Commission; created. (SB174)

Introduced By

Sen. William Wampler (R-Bristol)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public-Private Transportation Act; Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act; guidelines; Public-Private Partnership Advisory Commission. Requires the review of the terms and conditions of interim or comprehensive agreements for qualifying projects under the Public-Private Transportation and Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Acts by the appropriating body before the final execution of such agreements by the responsible public entity. "Appropriating body" is defined in the bill as the body responsible for appropriating or authorizing funding for the project. The bill also requires specific provisions to be included in the guidelines that must be adopted by responsible public entities (RPE's) under each of the Acts. In addition, the bill establishes the Public-Private Partnership Advisory Commission to review the terms of the interim and comprehensive agreements prior to signing by state RPE's and to provided nonbinding, advisory opinions regarding the terms of such agreements. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 065336836
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Finance
01/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB174)
02/09/2006Reported from Finance (13-Y 0-N 1-A)
02/13/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
02/14/2006Rereferred to General Laws and Technology
02/14/2006Left in General Laws and Technology