Broadband Infrastructure Loan Fund; created. (HB2665)

Introduced By

Del. Joe May (R-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Broadband Infrastructure Loan Fund. Creates the Virginia Broadband Infrastructure Loan Fund. The Fund would be administered by the Virginia Resources Authority. Money in the Fund would be used exclusively for the financing of broadband infrastructure projects undertaken by a local government. Priority for loans would be given to projects that will utilize private industry in operating and maintaining the projects where private involvement will provide cost savings, to projects that serve two or more local governments, and to projects in underserved areas. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/23/2009Presented and ordered printed 095985620
01/23/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/27/2009Assigned App. sub: Capital Outlay (Ingram)
01/29/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
01/30/2009Reported from Appropriations with amendments (24-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2009Read first time
02/03/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2665)
02/04/2009Read second time
02/04/2009Committee amendments agreed to
02/04/2009Engrossed by House as amended HB2665E
02/04/2009Printed as engrossed 095985620-E
02/05/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/05/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2009Referred to Committee on Finance
02/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2665E)
02/10/2009Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2009Read third time
02/12/2009Passed by temporarily
02/12/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2665ER)
02/16/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2665ER)
02/17/2009Signed by Speaker
02/17/2009Signed by President
02/23/2009Governor's recommendation received by House
02/23/2009Placed on Calendar
02/24/2009House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2009VOTE: --- ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Passed by temporarily
02/26/2009Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009G Governor's recommendation adopted
02/26/2009Reenrolled bill text (HB2665ER2)
02/26/2009Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
02/26/2009Signed by President as reenrolled
02/26/2009Enacted, Chapter 131 (effective 7/1/09)
02/26/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0131)
03/09/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2665ER2)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.