Educational Facilities Bond Act of 2008; created. (HB594)

Introduced By

Del. Phil Hamilton (R-Newport News) with support from 32 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Ward Armstrong (D-Martinsville), Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. William Barlow (D-Smithfield), Del. Joe Bouchard (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Bob Brink (D-Arlington), Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax), Del. Chuck Caputo (D-Oak Hill), Del. David Englin (D-Alexandria), Del. Algie Howell (D-Norfolk), Del. Bob Hull (D-Falls Church), Del. Johnny Joannou (D-Portsmouth), Del. Dwight Jones (D-Richmond), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Bobby Mathieson (D-Virginia Beach), Del. Ken Melvin (D-Portsmouth), Del. Brian Moran (D-Alexandria), Del. David Poisson (D-Sterling), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester), Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria), Del. Roslyn Tyler (D-Jarratt), Del. Margi Vanderhye (D-McLean), Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Kenneth Alexander (D-Norfolk), Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson), Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac), Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke), Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond), Sen. Joe Morrissey (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

General obligation bonds; educational facilities. Authorizes the issuance of 9(b) bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $1,525,492,000 for certain educational facilities, subject to approval by the voters voting at the November 4, 2008, general election. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2008Committee
01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 082863818
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/17/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB594)
02/12/2008Left in Appropriations

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB581.