College Building Authority; certain projects financed thereby. (SB795)

Introduced By

Sen. Chuck Colgan (D-Manassas)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Educational Facilities Bond Act. 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. The bill also authorizes the issuance of bonds under the Virginia Public Building Authority in a principal amount not to exceed $493,420,000, and under the Virginia College Building Authority with the principal amount of bonds issued for all such projects not to exceed $187,928,000. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
02/11/2008Introduced at the request of Governor
02/11/2008Presented and ordered printed 086014212
02/11/2008Referred to Committee on Finance
02/12/2008Reported from Finance with substitute (14-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Committee substitute printed 082954212-S1
02/13/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2008Read second time
02/14/2008Floor substitute printed 086015344-S2 (Wampler)
02/14/2008Reading of substitute waived
02/14/2008Committee substitute agreed to 082954212-S1 (21-Y 19-N)
02/14/2008Floor substitute by Senator Wampler ruled out of order 086015344-S2
02/14/2008Reading of amendment waived
02/14/2008Amendment by Senator Hanger rejected
02/14/2008Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB795S1
02/15/2008Read third time and passed Senate (22-Y 18-N)
02/15/2008Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/15/2008Passed Senate (22-Y 18-N)
02/15/2008Communicated to House
02/18/2008Placed on Calendar
02/18/2008Read first time
02/18/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/18/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB795S1)
02/19/2008Assigned App. sub: Capital Outlay (Ingram)
02/27/2008Reported from Appropriations with substitute (23-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2008Committee substitute printed 082594696-H1
02/29/2008Read second time
03/03/2008Read third time
03/03/2008Committee substitute rejected 082594696-H1
03/03/2008Floor substitute printed 086024696-H2 (Putney)
03/03/2008Substitute by Delegate Putney agreed to 086024696-H2
03/03/2008Engrossed by House - floor substitute SB795H2
03/03/2008Passed House with substitute (100-Y 0-N)
03/03/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/05/2008House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)
03/06/2008Senators: Colgan, Marsh, Stolle, Hanger
03/06/2008House insisted on substitute
03/06/2008House requested conference committee
03/06/2008Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/2008Conferees appointed by Senate
03/06/2008Senators: Colgan, Marsh, Stolle, Hanger, Watkins
03/06/2008Conferees appointed by House
03/06/2008Delegates: Putney, Cox, Hogan, Joannou
03/13/2008No further action taken
03/13/2008Failed to pass in Senate

Comments

Virginia ITSP Association, tracking this bill in Photosynthesis, notes:

Supports GRTC Position on Education - 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.