Alexandria, City of; establishing arts and cultural districts. (HB2267)

Introduced By

Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patrons Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield), and Sen. Patsy Ticer (D-Alexandria)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Arts and cultural districts. Adds the City of Alexandria to those localities authorized to establish an arts and cultural district for the purpose of increasing awareness and support for the arts and culture in the locality. The locality may provide incentives for the support and creation of arts and cultural venues in the district, including tax incentives and certain regulatory flexibility. Amends § 15.2-1129.1, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/12/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/09/2007Committee
01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078033300
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/22/2007Assigned CC & T sub: #1 (Marshall. R.G.)
02/02/2007Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/15/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Passed Senate (36-Y 3-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (36-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2007Enrolled
02/23/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2267ER)
02/24/2007Signed by Speaker
02/26/2007Signed by President
03/12/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 280 (effective 7/1/07)
03/15/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0280)