Arts and cultural districts; grants statewide authority for creation thereof. (HB1735)

Introduced By

Del. Shannon Valentine (D-Lynchburg)

Progress

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

Description

Arts and cultural districts. Grants statewide authority for creation of arts and cultural districts by localities for the purpose of increasing awareness and support for the arts and culture in the locality. Localities may provide incentives for the support and creation of arts and cultural venues in the district. Currently, the statute applies only to certain listed localities. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/05/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 092021760
01/05/2009Committee
01/07/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 092021760
01/07/2009Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/20/2009Assigned CC & T sub: 1
01/28/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/30/2009Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2009Read first time
02/03/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/04/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/04/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/17/2009Reported from Local Government (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Passed by for the day
02/24/2009Read third time
02/24/2009Passed Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Enrolled
02/28/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1735ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
02/28/2009Signed by President
03/30/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 738 (effective 7/1/09)
03/30/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0738)

Map

This bill mentions Blacksburg, Chincoteague, Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Manassas, Alexandria, Falls Church.