Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2009; created. (HB1662)

Introduced By

Del. Lacey Putney (I-Bedford) with support from co-patrons Del. Bob Hull (D-Falls Church), Del. Scott Lingamfelter (R-Woodbridge), Del. Tom Rust (R-Herndon), and Del. Jim Shuler (D-Blacksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Revenue bonds; Virginia Polytechnic and State University. Authorizes the Treasury Board to issue bonds pursuant to Article X, Section 9 (c) of the Constitution of Virginia in an amount up to $10,000,000 plus financing costs to renovate Ambler Johnston Hall at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. The bill states that an emergency exists and that the bill is effective upon passage. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/17/2008Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/14/09 098419818
12/17/2008Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/16/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1662)
01/19/2009Assigned App. sub: Capital Outlay (Ingram)
01/22/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/23/2009Reported from Appropriations (23-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Read first time
01/28/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/29/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/29/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
02/10/2009Reported from Finance with amendments (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2009Read third time
02/12/2009Reading of amendments waived
02/12/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/12/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/12/2009Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/16/2009Senate amendments rejected by House (0-Y 97-N 1-A)
02/16/2009VOTE: --- REJECTED (0-Y 97-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Senate insisted on amendments (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Senate requested conference committee
02/19/2009House acceded to request
02/20/2009Conferees appointed by Senate
02/20/2009Senators: Colgan, Hanger, Watkins
02/23/2009Conferees appointed by House
02/23/2009Delegates: Putney, Ingram, Joannou
02/26/2009Conference report agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Conference report agreed to by House (95-Y 0-N)
02/26/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION EMERGENCY (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1662ER)
03/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1662ER)
03/10/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/23/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 165 (effective 3/23/09)
03/23/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0165)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB851.