Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2011; created. (SB801)

Introduced By

Sen. Chuck Colgan (D-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Bonds; capital projects at institutions of higher learning.  Authorizes the Treasury Board to issue bonds pursuant to Article X, Section 9 (c) of the Constitution of Virginia in an amount up to $64,579,000 plus financing costs to finance revenue-producing capital projects at Virginia Commonwealth University and Virginia State University. The bill declares that an emergency exists and that the bill is effective upon passage.

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Bill Has Passed


12/17/2010Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/12/11 11102219D
12/17/2010Referred to Committee on Finance
01/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB801)
02/02/2011Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2011Read second time and engrossed
02/07/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Placed on Calendar
02/09/2011Read first time
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/2011Assigned App. sub: Capital Outlay
02/17/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/18/2011Reported from Appropriations (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2011Read second time
02/23/2011Read third time
02/23/2011Passed by temporarily
02/23/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/23/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB801ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/08/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB801ER)
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 550 (effective 3/25/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0550)


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.