Virginia Port Authority; changes composition of Board of Commissioners. (HB876)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Jones (R-Suffolk) with support from co-patron Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Port Authority Board of Commissioners. Changes the composition of the Board of Commissioners of the Virginia Port Authority and provides for removal of Board members by the Governor for malfeasance, misfeasance, incompetence, or gross neglect of duty. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14103364D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/10/2014Assigned App. sub: Transportation
01/20/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/22/2014Reported from Appropriations (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2014Read first time
01/27/2014Read second time and engrossed
01/28/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/28/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2014Referred to Committee on Finance
02/18/2014Reported from Finance with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2014Read third time
02/20/2014Reading of amendments waived
02/20/2014Committee amendment #1 agreed to
02/20/2014Committee amendment #2 rejected
02/20/2014Reading of amendment waived
02/20/2014Amendment by Senator Norment agreed to
02/20/2014Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2014Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2014Placed on Calendar
02/24/2014Senate amendments agreed to by House (97-Y 0-N)
02/24/2014VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB876ER)
02/26/2014Signed by Speaker
02/28/2014Signed by President
03/06/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB876ER)
03/31/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 424 (effective 7/1/14)
03/31/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0424)


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 30 seconds.