Libraries; Town of Leesburg may by ordinance establish an endowment fund for purpose of supporting. (SB890)

Introduced By

Sen. Dick Black (R-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local endowment for certain libraries; Town of Leesburg. Provides that the Town of Leesburg by ordinance may establish an endowment fund for the purpose of supporting a library that is not part of the town's public library system. The endowment may receive all gifts, grants, or contributions designated for inclusion in the endowment. No part of the endowment shall revert to the general fund of the town. The endowment shall be established and administered by the governing body of the town or by a nonprofit entity created or approved by the governing body for such purpose. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/04/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13
01/04/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102693D
01/04/2013Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/15/2013Reported from Local Government with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2013Read second time
01/18/2013Reading of amendment waived
01/18/2013Committee amendment agreed to
01/18/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended SB890E
01/18/2013Printed as engrossed 13102693D-E
01/21/2013Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/08/2013Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2013Committee substitute printed 13105031D-H1
02/11/2013Read second time
02/12/2013Read third time
02/12/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13105031D-H1
02/12/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB890H1
02/12/2013Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/12/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Title replaced 13105031D-H1
02/19/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB890ER)
02/19/2013Signed by Speaker
02/20/2013Signed by President
03/18/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 528 (effective 7/1/13)
03/18/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0528)


This bill mentions Leesburg.


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.