Southwestern VA Mental Health Institute; DBHDS authorized to convey real property in Smyth County. (HB1668)

Introduced By

Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Authorizing the Governor to convey a portion of the real property known as the Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute to the Mount Rogers Community Services Board. Authorizes the Governor to convey, without consideration, that portion of the real property known as the Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute located in Marion in Smyth County, which is currently leased by the Mount Rogers Community Services Board, to the Mount Rogers Community Services Board for the purpose of providing services for individuals in need of mental health, developmental, and substance abuse services. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101995D
01/07/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/14/2013Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/15/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1668)
01/15/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/17/2013Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Read first time
01/22/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2013Committee substitute printed 13105221D-S1
02/15/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Reading of substitute waived
02/18/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13105221D-S1
02/18/2013Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1668S1
02/18/2013Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2013Placed on Calendar
02/19/2013Senate substitute agreed to by House 13105221D-S1 (94-Y 0-N)
02/19/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1668ER)
02/23/2013Signed by Speaker
02/23/2013Signed by President
02/28/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1668ER)
03/13/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 265 (effective 7/1/13)
03/13/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0265)


This bill mentions Smyth.


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 2 minutes.