Appalachian Region Interstate Compact and Commission; created. (SB1340)

Introduced By

Sen. Phil Puckett (D-Tazewell) with support from co-patron Sen. William Wampler (R-Bristol)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Regional industrial facility authorities. Expands the definition of "region" for purposes of creating regional industrial facility authorities to include abutting areas, both within and outside the Commonwealth. Also, member localities are specifically authorized to enter into certain economic growth-sharing arrangements with localities outside the boundaries of the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »


04/10/2007: signed by governor


01/16/2007Presented and ordered printed 079258792
01/16/2007Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/01/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/16/2007Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with substitute (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Committee substitute printed 072227792-H1
02/19/2007Read second time
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Committee substitute agreed to 072227792-H1
02/20/2007Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1340H1
02/20/2007Passed House with substitute (94-Y 4-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: PASSAGE (94-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1340ER)
03/08/2007Signed by Speaker
03/11/2007Signed by President
03/21/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1340ER)
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007House rejected Governor's recommendation (5-Y 93-N)
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (5-Y 93-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007Communicated to Governor
04/10/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 947 (effective - see bill)
04/12/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0947)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB3079.