Virginia Commonwealth University; board of visitors to convey certain property to City of Richmond. (SB971)

Introduced By

Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Property transfer; Virginia Commonwealth University: City of Richmond. Authorizes the board of visitors of Virginia Commonwealth University to convey certain real property to the City of Richmond. Under the bill, the property must be used for the official Richmond Slave Trail located in the Richmond, Virginia and that such use must commence within five years of the conveyance. If these conditions are not met, the property shall revert to the board of visitors of Virginia Commonwealth University. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103725D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2011Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/24/2011Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB971)
01/25/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/27/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/15/2011Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2011Read second time
02/17/2011Read third time
02/17/2011Committee amendments agreed to
02/17/2011Engrossed by House as amended
02/17/2011Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/17/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB971ER)
02/25/2011Signed by Speaker
02/25/2011Signed by President
03/08/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB971ER)
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 582 (effective 7/1/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0582)


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.