Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2012; created. (SB31)

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 issuance of bonds in an amount not to exceed $130,781,359 plus financing costs, pursuant to Article X, Section 9 (c) of the Constitution of Virginia, for paying costs of acquiring certain revenue-producing capital projects at institutions of higher learning. The bill declares that an emergency exists and it is effective upon passage. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/19/2011Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/11/12 12100854D
12/19/2011Referred to Committee on Finance
01/18/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB31)
01/19/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB31)
01/25/2012Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2012Committee substitute printed 12104445D-S1
01/26/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2012Read second time
01/27/2012Reading of substitute waived
01/27/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104445D-S1
01/27/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB31S1
01/30/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB31S1)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/17/2012Assigned App. sub: Capital Outlay
02/29/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/29/2012Reported from Appropriations with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Committee substitute printed 12105770D-H1
03/02/2012Read second time
03/05/2012Read third time
03/05/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105770D-H1
03/05/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB31H1
03/05/2012Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
03/05/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2012Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
03/05/2012Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/05/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE #2 (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/06/2012Title replaced 12105770D-H1
03/08/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB31ER)
03/08/2012Signed by Speaker
03/09/2012Signed by President
03/23/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB31ER)
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 556 (effective 4/4/12)
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0556)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 50 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB54.