Region 2000 Airport Authority Act; created. (HB2800)

Introduced By

Del. Kathy Byron (R-Lynchburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Watkins Abbitt (I-Appomattox), Del. Ben Cline (R-Amherst), Del. Lacey Putney (I-Bedford), Sen. Charles Hawkins (R-Chatham), and Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginias Region 2000 Airport Authority Act. Authorizes the City of Lynchburg and the Counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, and Campbell to create an authority to be known as Virginias Region 2000 Airport Authority for the purpose of establishing, operating, and maintaining an airport and air navigation facilities and a business/industrial park and related facilities for such city and counties. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 076294256
01/10/2007Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/16/2007Impact statement from DOAV (HB2800)
01/18/2007Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/05/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB2800E
02/05/2007Printed as engrossed 076294256-E
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
02/09/2007Impact statement from DOAV (HB2800E)
02/13/2007Reported from Local Government with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Reading of amendment waived
02/16/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/16/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/16/2007Passed Senate with amendment (38-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Placed on Calendar
02/20/2007Senate amendment agreed to by House (89-Y 10-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (89-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Reconsideration of Senate amendment agreed to by House
02/20/2007Passed by for the day
02/21/2007Senate amendment rejected by House (2-Y 96-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: REJECTED (2-Y 96-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Senate insisted on amendment (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Senate requested conference committee
02/22/2007House acceded to request
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by House
02/22/2007Delegates: Byron, Athey, Ware, O.
02/22/2007Conferees appointed by Senate
02/22/2007Senators: Newman, Hanger, Puckett
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by House (91-Y 5-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (91-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2007Reading of conference report waived
02/24/2007Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 1-N)
02/24/2007VOTE: (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/12/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2800ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/14/2007Impact statement from DOAV (HB2800ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 812 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0812)