HB1344: Bonds; certain capital projects.


VIRGINIA ACTS OF ASSEMBLY -- CHAPTER
An Act to authorize the Virginia Public Building Authority and the Virginia College Building Authority to issue bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $2,235,432,677 plus certain costs to fund certain capital projects and to appropriate the proceeds of such bonds.
[H 1344]
Approved

 

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. § 1. A. That pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority (VPBA) to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, and to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith, including the power to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $426,818,771 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Parking Facility / Master Site Plan

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Walnut Valley Farm at Chippokes State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Provide Various Utility/ADA Upgrades

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Retaining Wall on Lover's Leap Trail at Natural Tunnel State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Repair/Replace Trestles at New River Trail State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Replace Existing Bulkheads at False Cape State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Replace Bridge to Amphitheater at Hungry Mother State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Complete Bridge Repair at Staunton River Battlefield State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Restroom at 64th Street Entrance at First Landing State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Restroom at Massie Gap in Grayson Highlands State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Foster Falls Hotel at New River Trail State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Various Cabins at Pocahontas and Powhatan State Parks

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Various Cabins

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Various Campgrounds

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Widewater Phase I

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Develop Clinch River State Park

 

203

Wilson Workforce and Rehabilitation Center

Renovate and Expand Anderson Vocational Training Building, Phase II

 

218

Virginia School for the Deaf and the Blind

Renovate Bradford Hall

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Replace Air Handling Units

 

239

Frontier Culture Museum

Construct Early American Industry Exhibit

 

425

Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation

Renovate Exhibits

 

720

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Expand Western State Hospital

 

 

720

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Expand Sexually Violent Predator Facility

 

 

777

Department of Juvenile Justice

Construct New Juvenile Correctional Center, Chesapeake

 

778

Department of Forensic Science

Expand Central Forensic Laboratory and Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Facility

 

799

Department of Corrections

Renovate Marion Correctional Center

 

799

Department of Corrections

Replace Roofs—Red Onion and Wallens Ridge

 

799

Department of Corrections

Replace Generators Statewide

 

 

Total

 

$426,818,771

B. Funding for the planning phase of the project "Construct New Juvenile Correctional Center, Chesapeake," for the Department of Juvenile Justice may not be released until 30 days after the submission of the interim report of the task force required to be established by Item 415 of the 2016-2018 Appropriation Act (House Bill 30), enacted by the 2016 Session of the General Assembly.

 § 2. That pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia College Building Authority to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith; and to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $1,351,813,906 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. Bonds of the Virginia College Building Authority issued to finance such projects may be sold and issued under the 21st Century College Program at the same time with other obligations of the Virginia College Building Authority as separate issues or as a combined issue. The Authority may pay all or any part of the cost of any project listed in this section or authorized or any portion thereof with any income and reserve funds of the Authority available for such purpose, and in such case may transfer such funds of the Authority, with the approval of the Governor. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

204

The College of William and Mary

Construct Fine and Performing Arts Complex, Phases I & II

 

204

The College of William and Mary

Construct West Utilities Plant

 

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Gilmer Hall and Chemistry Building

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Renovate Holden Hall (Engineering)

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct VT Carilion Research Institute Biosciences Addition

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct Central Chiller Plant, Phase II

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Preston Library

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Post Infrastructure Improvements, Phase I, II, and III

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Scott Shipp Hall

 

212

Virginia State University

Maintenance Reserve Supplement / Master Plan Update

 

213

Norfolk State University

Maintenance Reserve Supplement / Master Plan Update

 

214

Longwood University

Construct New Academic Building

 

214

Longwood University

Replace Steam Distribution System, Wheeler Mall

 

 

214

Longwood University

Construct Admissions Office

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Construct Jepson Science Center Addition

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Renovate Seacobeck Hall

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Repair/Replace Underground Utilities

 

216

James Madison University

Construct New School of Business

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate Wilson Hall

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Curie and Reed Halls

 

221

Old Dominion University

Construct Chemistry Building

 

229

Virginia Cooperative Extension and Agricultural Experiment Station

Construct Livestock and Poultry Research Facilities, Phase I

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct School of Allied Health Professions Building

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Expand School of Engineering

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems (CCALS)

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Construct and Renovate Fine Arts and Rehearsal Space

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Construct Library, Phase II

 

247

George Mason University

Renovate Robinson Hall and Harris Theater

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Utilities Distribution Infrastructure

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Seefeldt Academic Building / Replace Building Envelope, Woodbridge Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Bird Hall and Renovate / Expand Nicholas Center, Chester Campus, John Tyler

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Howsmon/Colgan Building, Manassas Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Repair or Replace Major Mechanical Systems, Northern Virginia, New River and Mountain Empire

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Bioscience Building, Blue Ridge

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Academic Building, Fauquier Campus, Lord Fairfax

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Replace Phase I Academic and Administration Building, Eastern Shore

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Student Service and Learning Resources Center, Christianna Campus, Southside Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Improve Life Safety and Security, Systemwide, Phase I

 

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Replace Mechanical Systems and Repair Building Envelope of Chesapeake Bay Hall

 

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Construct Facilities Management Building

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Construct New Education and Academic Administration Building

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Renovate Hofheimer Hall

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Renovate Lewis Hall

 

935

Roanoke Higher Education Authority

Renovate and Expand Clinical Simulation Labs for Nursing

 

937

Southern Virginia Higher Education Center

Replace Roof, HVAC, and Make Other Repairs

 

948

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Construct Service Corridor, Storage Area; Replace Generator

 

 

Total

 

$1,351,813,906

2. § 1. That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $12,200,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to supplement the prior funding for the projects in this enactment. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Renovate Robinson House

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Expand Virginia War Memorial

 

425

Jamestown Yorktown Foundation

Yorktown Museum Generators (Supplement)

 

935

Roanoke Higher Education Authority

Renovate Claude Moore Building

 

 

Total

 

$12,200,000

3. § 1. That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $15,600,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses to provide funds for equipment for the following projects for which funding for construction was previously provided, or to maintain existing operational capability. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Event Space (17974)

 

214

Longwood University

Construct Student Success Center (17982)

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate/ Addition Madison Hall (18085)

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Whitt Hall (18067)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Sanger Hall, Phase II (18070)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Raleigh Building (18071)

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Academic VII / Research III, Phase I (17999)

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Expand Virginia War Memorial (18010)

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Art Conservation Laboratory

 

 

Total

 

$15,600,000

4. § 1. A. That beginning July 1, 2017, the following projects shall be funded for detailed planning from amounts in the Central Capital Planning Fund established under § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, and amounts are hereby appropriated from the Central Capital Planning Fund for such purposes as provided in this enactment.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

123

Department of Military Affairs

Renovate Roanoke Readiness Center

156

Department of State Police

Construct Division Six Headquarters

194

Department of General Services

Expand Consolidated Labs, 1st Floor

194

Department of General Services

Renovate Morson Row

204

The College of William and Mary

Construct Integrated Science Center, Phase IV

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Physics Building

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Alderman Library, Life Safety, Phase I

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct Undergraduate Lab Building

212

Virginia State University

Demolish / Replace Daniel Gym and Demolish Harris Hall

216

James Madison University

Renovate Jackson Hall

221

Old Dominion University

Construct Health Sciences Building

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct STEM Class Lab Building

241

Richard Bland College

Construct Center for Innovation and Educational Development

246

University of Virginia's College at Wise

Renovate / Convert Wyllie Library

247

George Mason University

Improve Telecommunications Infrastructure

260

Virginia Community College System

Replace French Slaughter Building, Locust Grove, Germanna

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Diggs/Moore/Harrison Complex, Hampton, Thomas Nelson

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Advanced Technical Training Center, Piedmont Virginia

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Amherst/Campbell Hall, Central Virginia

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Replace Oyster Hatchery

777

Department of Juvenile Justice

Renovate or Construct Juvenile Correctional Center

B. Funding for detailed planning for the project "Renovate or Construct Juvenile Correctional Center" for the Department of Juvenile Justice may not be released until 30 days after the submission of the final report of the task force required to be established by Item 415 of the 2016-2018 Appropriation Act (House Bill 30), enacted by the 2016 Session of the General Assembly, but not before July 1, 2017.

§ 2. In accordance with Chapter 15.1 (§ 2.2-1515 et seq.) of Title 2.2 of the Code of Virginia, each institution and agency shall submit its completed detailed planning documents to the Six-Year Capital Outlay Plan Advisory Committee for its review and recommendation.

§ 3. Each public college and university is authorized to use additional higher education operating nongeneral funds to move to working drawings for the projects listed in § 1.

§ 4. Each agency may utilize other nongeneral funds to move to working drawings for the projects authorized in § 1.

§ 5. Each agency or institution shall be reimbursed for all nongeneral funds used when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

§ 6. In accordance with § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall authorize the reimbursement of the Central Capital Planning Fund for the amounts provided for detailed planning when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

§ 7. No planning documents pursuant to this enactment shall be submitted to the Governor or the General Assembly prior to July 1, 2018.

5. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $350,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to fund capital projects at Norfolk International Terminal. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

6. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $59,000,000 plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be provided to the Department of Environmental Quality to reimburse entities as provided in Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia, considered as eligible Significant and Non-Significant Dischargers in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, for capital costs incurred for the design and installation of nutrient removal technology. Such reimbursements shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the Department pursuant to the provisions of this enactment and Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia. The Department of Environmental Quality shall submit cash flow requirements for this program to the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the State Treasurer. The cash flows shall indicate quarterly cash needs to the program's completion. The appropriations under this enactment are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, but are not subject to the other provisions of § 2-0, the provisions of 4-4.01 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, or the provisions of § 2.2-1132 of the Code of Virginia. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

7. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $20,000,000 plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be deposited into the Stormwater Local Assistance Fund, established in Item 360 of Chapter 806 of the Acts of Assembly of 2013 and continued in paragraph C. 1. of Item 363 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, and used by the Department of Environmental Quality to provide grants solely for capital projects consistent with the purpose of the Fund, including: (i) new stormwater best management practices; (ii) stormwater best management practice retrofits; (iii) stream restoration; (iv) low impact development projects; (v) buffer restoration; (vi) pond retrofits; and (vii) wetlands restoration. Such grants shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the Department of Environmental Quality. The appropriations under this enactment are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, but are not subject to the other provisions of § 2-0, the provisions of 4-4.01 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, or the provisions of § 2.2-1132 of the Code of Virginia. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

8. That the provisions of Item C-46.10 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, as it relates to the Advanced Manufacturing Apprentice Academy Center and Regional Centers of Excellence, are hereby extended without change.

9. That out of the amounts authorized in Item C-43, D 1 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, $5,250,000 is designated and appropriated to renovate the Post Library as a visitor center for Fort Monroe.

10. That the appropriations for the capital projects authorized in §§ 1 and 2 of the first enactment of this act are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015. In addition, not more than a total aggregate principal amount of $300 million in debt obligations shall be issued excluding refunding bonds in any fiscal year for such capital projects, provided, however, that if less than a total aggregate principal amount of $300 million in debt obligations is incurred in any fiscal year for such capital projects, the unused amount may be added to any other subsequent fiscal year. Issuance of debt shall proceed so that the projected average annual debt service on all tax-supported debt over the 10-year horizon shall be in accordance with the guidelines established by the Debt Capacity Advisory Committee. The Six-Year Capital Outlay Plan Advisory Committee shall establish procedures to ensure compliance with the annual issuance limits and shall meet at least quarterly to review project progress. The Auditor of Public Accounts shall issue a report annually to the Governor, the Speaker of the House of Delegates, the President pro tempore of the Senate, and the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and the Senate Committee on Finance, regarding the adherence to the annual issuance limits.

11. That funding for the projects in the first and fourth enactments of this act shall not be released until the Governor approves a decision brief that directs the Department of General Services to proceed with all due speed with hazardous material abatement, demolition, and construction services to complete Commonwealth of Virginia construction project code 194-18081-001 having a project title: Capitol Complex Infrastructure and Security and a sub-project title: New Construction of General Assembly Building. All funds for all phases of the stated project code shall be released as necessary to the Department of General Services to execute each contract or contracts for the project pursuant to funding authorized in paragraph E. 1. of Item C-39.40 of Chapter 1 of the Acts of Assembly of 2014, Special Session I. A copy of such approved decision brief shall be provided to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance. Beginning July 1, 2016, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the Director of the Department of General Services shall report to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance on a quarterly basis on the status of the completion of the General Assembly Building project. The Auditor of Public Accounts shall monitor any release of funding for the projects in the first and fourth enactments for compliance with the conditions of this enactment and report any noncompliance to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance.


VIRGINIA ACTS OF ASSEMBLY -- CHAPTER
An Act to authorize the Virginia Public Building Authority and the Virginia College Building Authority to issue bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $2,067,651,677 plus certain costs to fund certain capital projects.
[H 1344]
Approved

 

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. § 1. That pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority (VPBA) to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, and to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith, including the power to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $271,221,771 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Parking Facility / Master Site Plan

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Walnut Valley Farm at Chippokes State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Provide Various Utility/ADA Upgrades

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Retaining Wall on Lover's Leap Trail at Natural Tunnel State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Repair/Replace Trestles at New River Trail State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Replace Existing Bulkheads at False Cape State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Replace Bridge to Amphitheater at Hungry Mother State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Complete Bridge Repair at Staunton River Battlefield State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Restroom at 64th Street Entrance at First Landing State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Restroom at Massie Gap in Grayson Highlands State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Foster Falls Hotel at New River Trail State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Various Cabins at Pocahontas and Powhatan State Parks

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Various Cabins

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Various Campgrounds

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Widewater Phase I

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Develop Clinch River State Park

 

203

Wilson Workforce and Rehabilitation Center

Renovate and Expand Anderson Vocational Training Building, Phase II

 

218

Virginia School for the Deaf and the Blind

Renovate Bradford Hall

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Replace Air Handling Units

 

239

Frontier Culture Museum

Construct Early American Industry Exhibit

 

425

Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation

Renovate Exhibits

 

720

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Expand Western State Hospital

 

778

Department of Forensic Science

Expand Central Forensic Laboratory and Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Facility

 

799

Department of Corrections

Renovate Marion Correctional Center

 

799

Department of Corrections

Replace Roofs—Red Onion and Wallens Ridge

 

799

Department of Corrections

Replace Generators Statewide

 

 

Total

 

$271,221,771

§ 2. That pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia College Building Authority to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith; and to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $1,339,629,906 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. Bonds of the Virginia College Building Authority issued to finance such projects may be sold and issued under the 21st Century College Program at the same time with other obligations of the Virginia College Building Authority as separate issues or as a combined issue. The Authority may pay all or any part of the cost of any project listed in this section or authorized or any portion thereof with any income and reserve funds of the Authority available for such purpose, and in such case may transfer such funds of the Authority, with the approval of the Governor. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

204

The College of William and Mary

Fine Arts, Phase I & II

 

204

The College of William and Mary

Construct West Utilities Plant

 

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Gilmer Hall and Chemistry Building

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Renovate Holden Hall (Engineering)

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct VT Carilion Research Institute Biosciences Addition

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct Central Chiller Plant, Phase II

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Preston Library

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Post Infrastructure Improvements, Phase I, II, and III

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Scott Shipp Hall

 

212

Virginia State University

Maintenance Reserve Supplement / Master Plan Update

 

213

Norfolk State University

Maintenance Reserve Supplement / Master Plan Update

 

214

Longwood University

Construct New Academic Building

 

214

Longwood University

Replace Steam Distribution System, Wheeler Mall

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Construct Jepson Science Center Addition

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Renovate Seacobeck

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Repair/Replace Underground Utilities

 

216

James Madison University

Construct New School of Business

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate Wilson Hall

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Curie and Reed Halls

 

221

Old Dominion University

Construct Chemistry Building

 

229

Virginia Cooperative Extension and Agricultural Experiment Station

Construct Livestock and Poultry Research Facilities, Phase I

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct School of Allied Health Professions Building

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Expand School of Engineering

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems (CCALS)

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Renovate Fine Arts

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Construct Library, Phase II

 

247

George Mason University

Renovate Robinson Hall and Harris Theater

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Utilities Distribution Infrastructure

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Seefeldt Academic Building / Replace Building Envelope, Woodbridge Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Bird Hall and Renovate / Expand Nicholas Center, Chester Campus, John Tyler

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Howsmon/Colgan Building, Manassas Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Major Mechanical, Northern Virginia, New River and Mountain Empire

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Bioscience Building, Blue Ridge

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Academic Building, Fauquier Campus, Lord Fairfax

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Replace Phase I Academic and Administration Building, Eastern Shore

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Student Service and Learning Resources Center, Christianna Campus, Southside Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Improve Life Safety and Security, Systemwide, Phase I

 

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Replace Mechanical Systems and Repair Building Envelope of Chesapeake Hall

 

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Construct Facilities Management Building

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Construct New Education and Academic Administration Building

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Renovate Hofheimer

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Renovate Lewis Hall

 

935

Roanoke Higher Education Authority

Renovate and Expand Clinical Simulation Labs for Nursing

 

937

Southern Virginia Higher Education Center

Replace Roof, HVAC, and Other Repairs

 

948

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Construct Service Corridor, Storage Area; Replace Generator

 

 

Total

 

$1,339,629,906

2. § 1. That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $12,200,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to supplement the prior funding for the projects in this enactment. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Renovate Robinson House

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

War Memorial Supplement

 

425

Jamestown Yorktown Foundation

Yorktown Museum Generators (Supplement)

 

935

Roanoke Higher Education Authority

Renovate Claude Moore Building

 

 

Total

 

$12,200,000

3. § 1. That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $15,600,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses to provide funds for equipment for the following projects for which funding for construction was previously provided, or to maintain existing operational capability. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Event Space (17974)

 

214

Longwood University

Construct Student Success Center (17982)

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate Madison Hall (18085)

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Whitt Hall (18067)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Sanger Hall, Phase II (18070)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Raleigh Building (18071)

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Academic VII / Research III, Phase I (17999)

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Expand Virginia War Memorial (18010)

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Art Conservation Laboratory

 

 

Total

 

$15,600,000

4. § 1. That beginning July 1, 2017, the following projects shall be funded for detailed planning from amounts in the Central Capital Planning Fund established under § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, and amounts are hereby appropriated from the Central Capital Planning Fund for such purposes as provided in this enactment.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

123

Department of Military Affairs

Renovate Roanoke Readiness Center

156

Department of State Police

Construct Division Six Headquarters

194

Department of General Services

Expand Consolidated Labs, 1st Floor

194

Department of General Services

Renovate Morson Row

204

The College of William and Mary

Integrated Science Center, Phase IV

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Physics Building

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Alderman Hall, Life Safety, Phase I

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct Undergraduate Lab Building

212

Virginia State University

Demolish / Replace Daniel Gym and Demolish Harris Hall

216

James Madison University

Renovate Jackson Hall

221

Old Dominion University

Construct Health Sciences Building

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct STEM Class Lab Building

241

Richard Bland College

Construct Center for Innovation and Educational Development

246

University of Virginia's College at Wise

Renovate / Convert Wyllie Library

247

George Mason University

Improve Telecommunications Infrastructure

260

Virginia Community College System

Replace French Slaughter Building, Locust Grove, Germanna

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Diggs/Moore/Harrison Complex, Hampton, Thomas Nelson

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Advanced Technical Training Center, Piedmont Virginia

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Amherst/Campbell Hall, Central Virginia

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Replace Oyster Hatchery

777

Department of Juvenile Justice

Construct New Juvenile Correctional Center, Chesapeake

§ 2. In accordance with Chapter 15.1 (§ 2.2-1515 et seq.) of Title 2.2 of the Code of Virginia, each institution and agency shall submit its completed detailed planning documents to the Six-Year Capital Outlay Plan Advisory Committee for its review and recommendation.

§ 3. Each public college and university is authorized to use additional higher education operating nongeneral funds to move to working drawings for the projects listed in § 1.

§ 4. Each agency may utilize other nongeneral funds to move to working drawings for the projects authorized in § 1.

§ 5. Each agency or institution shall be reimbursed for all nongeneral funds used when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

§ 6. In accordance with § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall reimburse the Central Capital Planning Fund for the amounts provided for detailed planning when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

§ 7. No planning documents pursuant to this enactment shall be submitted to the Governor or the General Assembly prior to December 2018.

5. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $350,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to fund capital projects at Norfolk International Terminal. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

6. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $59,000,000 plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be provided to the Department of Environmental Quality to reimburse entities as provided in Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia, considered as eligible Significant and Non-Significant Dischargers in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, for capital costs incurred for the design and installation of nutrient removal technology. Such reimbursements shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the Department pursuant to the provisions of this enactment and Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia. The Department of Environmental Quality shall submit cash flow requirements for this program to the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the State Treasurer. The cash flows shall indicate quarterly cash needs to the program's completion. The appropriations under this enactment are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, but are not subject to the other provisions of § 2-0, the provisions of 4-4.01 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, or the provisions of § 2.2-1132 of the Code of Virginia. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

7. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $20,000,000 plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be deposited into the Stormwater Local Assistance Fund, established in Item 360 of Chapter 806 of the Acts of Assembly of 2013 and continued in paragraph C. 1. of Item 363 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, and used by the Department of Environmental Quality to provide grants solely for capital projects consistent with the purpose of the Fund, including: (i) new stormwater best management practices; (ii) stormwater best management practice retrofits; (iii) stream restoration; (iv) low impact development projects; (v) buffer restoration; (vi) pond retrofits; and (vii) wetlands restoration. Such grants shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the Department of Environmental Quality. The appropriations under this enactment are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, but are not subject to the other provisions of § 2-0, the provisions of 4-4.01 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, or the provisions of § 2.2-1132 of the Code of Virginia. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

8. That the provisions of Item C-46.10 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, as it relates to the Advanced Manufacturing Apprentice Academy Center and Regional Centers of Excellence, are hereby extended without change.

9. That out of the amounts authorized in Item C-43, D 1 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, $5,250,000 is designated and appropriated to renovate the Post Library as a visitor center for Fort Monroe.

10. That the appropriations for the capital projects authorized in §§ 1 and 2 of the first enactment of this act are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015. In addition, not more than a total aggregate principal amount of $300 million in debt obligations shall be issued excluding refunding bonds in any fiscal year for such capital projects, provided, however, that if less than a total aggregate principal amount of $300 million in debt obligations is incurred in any fiscal year for such capital projects, the unused amount may be added to any other subsequent fiscal year. Issuance of debt shall proceed so that the projected average annual debt service on all tax-supported debt over the 10-year horizon shall be below five percent of blended revenues, as defined by the Debt Capacity Advisory Committee. All issuance requirements shall be guided by the project cash flows that shall be submitted as follows. Agencies and institutions included shall submit cash flow requirements for each project to the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget, the Director of the Department of General Services, the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance, and the Six-Year Capital Outlay Advisory Committee. The cash flows shall indicate quarterly cash needs to complete planning, working drawings, and construction funding to the project completion. The Six-Year Capital Outlay Advisory Committee shall review the cash flow requirements and forward the project cash flows to the Department of the Treasury. The Department of the Treasury shall use the cash flows as guidance for the issuance needs for the capital projects in this item by the Virginia College Building Authority and the Virginia Public Building Authority. The Six-Year Capital Outlay Advisory Committee shall, at a minimum, meet at the end of each quarter to evaluate project progress. In accordance with § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall reimburse the Central Capital Planning Fund and agencies and institutions for any amounts provided for and expenses incurred for project planning for the projects in this act. Beginning July 1, 2016, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the Director of the Department of General Services shall provide a quarterly progress report to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance on the projects in this act. The Auditor of Public Accounts shall report on the adherence to the cash flow requirements for each project and any deviation in necessary project appropriation and allotment that creates a delay in the progress of the projects. The report shall be submitted annually to the Governor, the Speaker of the House of Delegates, the President Pro-Tempore of the State Senate and the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance.

11. That funding for the projects in the first and fourth enactments of this act shall not be released until all projects previously authorized for construction in Items C-39.05 and C-39.40 of Chapter 1 of the Acts of Assembly of 2014, Special Session I, have had funding released and all phases of each project are under contract for construction. Beginning July 1, 2016, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the Director of the Department of General Services shall report to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance on a quarterly basis on the status of all projects in these two items. The Auditor of Public Accounts shall monitor any release of funding for the projects in the first and fourth enactments for compliance with the conditions of this enactment and report any noncompliance to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance.


HOUSE BILL NO. 1344
AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE
(Proposed by the Joint Conference Committee
on March 11, 2016)
(Patron Prior to Substitute--Delegate Jones)
A BILL to authorize the Virginia Public Building Authority and the Virginia College Building Authority to issue bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $2,067,651,677 plus certain costs to fund certain capital projects.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. § 1. That pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority (VPBA) to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, and to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith, including the power to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $271,221,771 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Parking Facility / Master Site Plan

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Walnut Valley Farm at Chippokes State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Provide Various Utility/ADA Upgrades

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Retaining Wall on Lover's Leap Trail at Natural Tunnel State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Repair/Replace Trestles at New River Trail State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Replace Existing Bulkheads at False Cape State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Replace Bridge to Amphitheater at Hungry Mother State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Complete Bridge Repair at Staunton River Battlefield State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Restroom at 64th Street Entrance at First Landing State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Restroom at Massie Gap in Grayson Highlands State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Foster Falls Hotel at New River Trail State Park

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Various Cabins at Pocahontas and Powhatan State Parks

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Various Cabins

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Renovate Various Campgrounds

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Construct Widewater Phase I

 

199

Department of Conservation and Recreation

Develop Clinch River State Park

 

203

Wilson Workforce and Rehabilitation Center

Renovate and Expand Anderson Vocational Training Building, Phase II

 

218

Virginia School for the Deaf and the Blind

Renovate Bradford Hall

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Replace Air Handling Units

 

239

Frontier Culture Museum

Construct Early American Industry Exhibit

 

425

Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation

Renovate Exhibits

 

720

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Expand Western State Hospital

 

778

Department of Forensic Science

Expand Central Forensic Laboratory and Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Facility

 

799

Department of Corrections

Renovate Marion Correctional Center

 

799

Department of Corrections

Replace Roofs—Red Onion and Wallens Ridge

 

799

Department of Corrections

Replace Generators Statewide

 

 

Total

 

$271,221,771

§ 2. That pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia College Building Authority to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith; and to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $1,339,629,906 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. Bonds of the Virginia College Building Authority issued to finance such projects may be sold and issued under the 21st Century College Program at the same time with other obligations of the Virginia College Building Authority as separate issues or as a combined issue. The Authority may pay all or any part of the cost of any project listed in this section or authorized or any portion thereof with any income and reserve funds of the Authority available for such purpose, and in such case may transfer such funds of the Authority, with the approval of the Governor. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

204

The College of William and Mary

Fine Arts, Phase I & II

 

204

The College of William and Mary

Construct West Utilities Plant

 

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Gilmer Hall and Chemistry Building

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Renovate Holden Hall (Engineering)

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct VT Carilion Research Institute Biosciences Addition

 

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct Central Chiller Plant, Phase II

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Preston Library

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Post Infrastructure Improvements, Phase I, II, and III

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Scott Shipp Hall

 

212

Virginia State University

Maintenance Reserve Supplement / Master Plan Update

 

213

Norfolk State University

Maintenance Reserve Supplement / Master Plan Update

 

214

Longwood University

Construct New Academic Building

 

214

Longwood University

Replace Steam Distribution System, Wheeler Mall

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Construct Jepson Science Center Addition

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Renovate Seacobeck

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Repair/Replace Underground Utilities

 

216

James Madison University

Construct New School of Business

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate Wilson Hall

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Curie and Reed Halls

 

221

Old Dominion University

Construct Chemistry Building

 

229

Virginia Cooperative Extension and Agricultural Experiment Station

Construct Livestock and Poultry Research Facilities, Phase I

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct School of Allied Health Professions Building

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Expand School of Engineering

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems (CCALS)

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Renovate Fine Arts

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Construct Library, Phase II

 

247

George Mason University

Renovate Robinson Hall and Harris Theater

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Utilities Distribution Infrastructure

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Seefeldt Academic Building / Replace Building Envelope, Woodbridge Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Bird Hall and Renovate / Expand Nicholas Center, Chester Campus, John Tyler

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Howsmon/Colgan Building, Manassas Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Major Mechanical, Northern Virginia, New River and Mountain Empire

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Bioscience Building, Blue Ridge

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Academic Building, Fauquier Campus, Lord Fairfax

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Replace Phase I Academic and Administration Building, Eastern Shore

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Student Service and Learning Resources Center, Christianna Campus, Southside Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Improve Life Safety and Security, Systemwide, Phase I

 

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Replace Mechanical Systems and Repair Building Envelope of Chesapeake Hall

 

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Construct Facilities Management Building

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Construct New Education and Academic Administration Building

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Renovate Hofheimer

 

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Renovate Lewis Hall

 

935

Roanoke Higher Education Authority

Renovate and Expand Clinical Simulation Labs for Nursing

 

937

Southern Virginia Higher Education Center

Replace Roof, HVAC, and Other Repairs

 

948

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Construct Service Corridor, Storage Area; Replace Generator

 

 

Total

 

$1,339,629,906

2. § 1. That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $12,200,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to supplement the prior funding for the projects in this enactment. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Renovate Robinson House

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

War Memorial Supplement

 

425

Jamestown Yorktown Foundation

Yorktown Museum Generators (Supplement)

 

935

Roanoke Higher Education Authority

Renovate Claude Moore Building

 

 

Total

 

$12,200,000

3. § 1.That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $15,600,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses to provide funds for equipment for the following projects for which funding for construction was previously provided, or to maintain existing operational capability. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Event Space (17974)

 

214

Longwood University

Construct Student Success Center (17982)

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate Madison Hall (18085)

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Whitt Hall (18067)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Sanger Hall, Phase II (18070)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Raleigh Building (18071)

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Academic VII / Research III, Phase I (17999)

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Expand Virginia War Memorial (18010)

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Art Conservation Laboratory

 

 

Total

 

$15,600,000

4. § 1. That beginning July 1, 2017, the following projects shall be funded for detailed planning from amounts in the Central Capital Planning Fund established under § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, and amounts are hereby appropriated from the Central Capital Planning Fund for such purposes as provided in this enactment.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project Title

123

Department of Military Affairs

Renovate Roanoke Readiness Center

156

Department of State Police

Construct Division Six Headquarters

194

Department of General Services

Expand Consolidated Labs, 1st Floor

194

Department of General Services

Renovate Morson Row

204

The College of William and Mary

Integrated Science Center, Phase IV

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Physics Building

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Alderman Hall, Life Safety, Phase I

208

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Construct Undergraduate Lab Building

212

Virginia State University

Demolish / Replace Daniel Gym and Demolish Harris Hall

216

James Madison University

Renovate Jackson Hall

221

Old Dominion University

Construct Health Sciences Building

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct STEM Class Lab Building

241

Richard Bland College

Construct Center for Innovation and Educational Development

246

University of Virginia's College at Wise

Renovate / Convert Wyllie Library

247

George Mason University

Improve Telecommunications Infrastructure

260

Virginia Community College System

Replace French Slaughter Building, Locust Grove, Germanna

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Diggs/Moore/Harrison Complex, Hampton, Thomas Nelson

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Advanced Technical Training Center, Piedmont Virginia

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Amherst/Campbell Hall, Central Virginia

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Replace Oyster Hatchery

777

Department of Juvenile Justice

Construct New Juvenile Correctional Center, Chesapeake

§ 2. In accordance with Chapter 15.1 (§ 2.2-1515 et seq.) of Title 2.2 of the Code of Virginia, each institution and agency shall submit its completed detailed planning documents to the Six-Year Capital Outlay Plan Advisory Committee for its review and recommendation.

§ 3. Each public college and university is authorized to use additional higher education operating nongeneral funds to move to working drawings for the projects listed in § 1.

§ 4. Each agency may utilize other nongeneral funds to move to working drawings for the projects authorized in § 1.

§ 5. Each agency or institution shall be reimbursed for all nongeneral funds used when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

§ 6. In accordance with § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall reimburse the Central Capital Planning Fund for the amounts provided for detailed planning when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

§ 7. No planning documents pursuant to this enactment shall be submitted to the Governor or the General Assembly prior to December 2018.

5. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $350,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to fund capital projects at Norfolk International Terminal. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

6. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $59,000,000 plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be provided to the Department of Environmental Quality to reimburse entities as provided in Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia, considered as eligible Significant and Non-Significant Dischargers in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, for capital costs incurred for the design and installation of nutrient removal technology. Such reimbursements shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the Department pursuant to the provisions of this enactment and Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia. The Department of Environmental Quality shall submit cash flow requirements for this program to the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the State Treasurer. The cash flows shall indicate quarterly cash needs to the program's completion. The appropriations under this enactment are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, but are not subject to the other provisions of § 2-0, the provisions of 4-4.01 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, or the provisions of § 2.2-1132 of the Code of Virginia. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

7. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $20,000,000 plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be deposited into the Stormwater Local Assistance Fund, established in Item 360 of Chapter 806 of the Acts of Assembly of 2013 and continued in paragraph C. 1. of Item 363 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, and used by the Department of Environmental Quality to provide grants solely for capital projects consistent with the purpose of the Fund, including: (i) new stormwater best management practices; (ii) stormwater best management practice retrofits; (iii) stream restoration; (iv) low impact development projects; (v) buffer restoration; (vi) pond retrofits; and (vii) wetlands restoration. Such grants shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the Department of Environmental Quality. The appropriations under this enactment are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, but are not subject to the other provisions of § 2-0, the provisions of 4-4.01 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, or the provisions of § 2.2-1132 of the Code of Virginia. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

8. That the provisions of Item C-46.10 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, as it relates to the Advanced Manufacturing Apprentice Academy Center and Regional Centers of Excellence, are hereby extended without change.

9. That out of the amounts authorized in Item C-43, D 1 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, $5,250,000 is designated and appropriated to renovate the Post Library as a visitor center for Fort Monroe.

10. That the appropriations for the capital projects authorized in §§ 1 and 2 of the first enactment of this act are subject to the conditions in § 2-0 F of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015. In addition, not more than a total aggregate principal amount of $300 million in debt obligations shall be issued excluding refunding bonds in any fiscal year for such capital projects, provided, however, that if less than a total aggregate principal amount of $300 million in debt obligations is incurred in any fiscal year for such capital projects, the unused amount may be added to any other subsequent fiscal year. Issuance of debt shall proceed so that the projected average annual debt service on all tax-supported debt over the 10-year horizon shall be below five percent of blended revenues, as defined by the Debt Capacity Advisory Committee. All issuance requirements shall be guided by the project cash flows that shall be submitted as follows. Agencies and institutions included shall submit cash flow requirements for each project to the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget, the Director of the Department of General Services, the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance, and the Six-Year Capital Outlay Advisory Committee. The cash flows shall indicate quarterly cash needs to complete planning, working drawings, and construction funding to the project completion. The Six-Year Capital Outlay Advisory Committee shall review the cash flow requirements and forward the project cash flows to the Department of the Treasury. The Department of the Treasury shall use the cash flows as guidance for the issuance needs for the capital projects in this item by the Virginia College Building Authority and the Virginia Public Building Authority. The Six-Year Capital Outlay Advisory Committee shall, at a minimum, meet at the end of each quarter to evaluate project progress. In accordance with § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall reimburse the Central Capital Planning Fund and agencies and institutions for any amounts provided for and expenses incurred for project planning for the projects in this act. Beginning July 1, 2016, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the Director of the Department of General Services shall provide a quarterly progress report to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance on the projects in this act. The Auditor of Public Accounts shall report on the adherence to the cash flow requirements for each project and any deviation in necessary project appropriation and allotment that creates a delay in the progress of the projects. The report shall be submitted annually to the Governor, the Speaker of the House of Delegates, the President Pro-Tempore of the State Senate and the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance.

11. That funding for the projects in the first and fourth enactments of this act shall not be released until all projects previously authorized for construction in Items C-39.05 and C-39.40 of Chapter 1 of the Acts of Assembly of 2014, Special Session I, have had funding released and all phases of each project are under contract for construction. Beginning July 1, 2016, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the Director of the Department of General Services shall report to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance on a quarterly basis on the status of all projects in these two items. The Auditor of Public Accounts shall monitor any release of funding for the projects in the first and fourth enactments for compliance with the conditions of this enactment and report any noncompliance to the Chairmen of the House Committee on Appropriations and Senate Committee on Finance.


HOUSE BILL NO. 1344
AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE
(Proposed by the Senate Committee on Finance
on February 24, 2016)
(Patron Prior to Substitute--Delegate Jones)
A BILL to provide for capital outlay funding.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. § 1. That the capital projects listed in § 3 are authorized and may be financed in whole or in part through bonds of the Virginia Public Building Authority pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia and the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to Chapter 3.2 (§ 23-30.23 et seq.) of Title 23 of the Code of Virginia. Bonds of the Virginia College Building Authority issued to finance such projects may be sold and issued under the 21st Century College Program at the same time with other obligations of the Virginia College Building Authority as separate issues or as a combined issue. The aggregate principal amounts of such bonds shall not exceed $1,295,069,056, plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing costs. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

§ 2. That the Virginia Public Building Authority or the Virginia College Building Authority may pay all or any part of the cost of any project listed or authorized in § 3 or any portion thereof with any income and reserve funds of the Authority available for such purpose and in such case may transfer such funds of the Authority, with the approval of the Governor.

§ 3. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from the bonds authorized pursuant to § 1 for the following projects:

Agency Name / Project Title

Department of General Services (194)

Repair Main Street Centre Exterior Envelope

Replace Heating, Cooling and Electrical Systems at Monroe Building

Department of Conservation and Recreation (199)

Renovate Walnut Valley Farm at Chippokes State Park

Provide Various Utility/ADA Upgrades

Construct Retaining Wall on Lover's Leap Trail at Natural Tunnel State Park

Repair/Replace Trestles at New River Trail State Park

Replace Existing Bulkheads at False Cape State Park

Replace Bridge to Amphitheater at Hungry Mother State Park

Complete Bridge Repair at Staunton River Battlefield

Construct Restroom at 64th Street Entrance at First Landing State Park

Construct Restroom at Massie Gap in Grayson Highlands State Park

Renovate Foster Falls Hotel at New River Trail State Park

Construct Various Cabins at Pocahontas and Powhatan State Parks

Renovate Various Cabins

Renovate Various Campgrounds

Wilson Workforce and Rehabilitation Center (203)

Renovate and Expand Anderson Vocational Training Building, Phase II

The College of William and Mary in Virginia (204)

Construct West Utilities Plant

University of Virginia (207)

Renovate Gilmer Hall and Chemistry Building

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (208)

Renovate Holden Hall

Construct Central Chiller Plant, Phase II

Renovate Undergraduate Labs

Virginia Military Institute (211)

Improve Post Infrastructure Phases I, II and III

Renovate Preston Library

Longwood University (214)

Construct New Academic Building

Replace Steam Distribution System Wheeler Hall

University of Mary Washington (215)

Construct Jepson Science Center Addition

Repair/Replace Underground Utilities

James Madison University (216)

Renovate College of Business

Radford University (217)

Renovate Curie and Reed Halls

Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind (218)

Renovate Bradford Hall

Old Dominion University (221)

Construct Chemistry Building

Virginia Cooperative Extension and Agricultural Experiment Station (229)

Construct Livestock and Poultry Research Facilities - Phase I

Virginia Commonwealth University (236)

Construct School of Allied Health Professions Building

Construct School of Engineering Research Expansion

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (238)

Replace Air Handling Units

Frontier Culture Museum (239)

Construct Early American Industry Exhibit

George Mason University (247)

Replace Robinson Hall and Renovate Harris Theater

Construct Utilities Distribution Infrastructure

Virginia Community College System (260)

Replace Phase I Academic and Administration Building, Eastern Shore

Renovate Seefeldt Academic Building/Replace Building Envelope, Woodbridge Campus, Northern Virginia

Renovate Howsmon/Colgan Building, Manassas Campus, Northern Virginia

Improve Life Safety and Security Systemwide, Phase I

Repair or Replace Major Mechanical Systems, Northern Virginia, New River and Mountain Empire

Construct Student Service and Learning Resources Center, Christianna Campus, Southside Virginia

Construct Bioscience Building, Blue Ridge

Renovate Bird Hall and Renovate/Expand Nicholas Center, Chester Campus, John Tyler

Construct Academic Building, Fauquier Campus, Lord Fairfax

Virginia Institute of Marine Science (268)

Replace Mechanical Systems and Repair Building Envelope of Chesapeake Bay Hall

Construct Facilities Management Building

Eastern Virginia Medical School (274)

Renovate Hofheimer Hall

Renovate Lewis Hall

Jamestown Yorktown Foundation (425)

Renovate Exhibits

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (720)

Expand Western State Hospital

Department of Forensic Science (778)

Expand Central Forensic Laboratory and Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Facility

Department of Corrections (779)

Replace Roofs - Red Onion and Wallens Ridge

Renovate Marion Correctional Center

Replace Generators - Statewide

Roanoke Higher Education Authority (935)

Renovate and Expand Clinical Simulation Labs for Nursing

Southern Virginia Higher Education Center (937)

Replace Roof, HVAC, and Make Other Repairs

§ 4. Any projects included in this section involving the renovation of existing facilities shall comply with Article 8 (§ 2.2-1182 et seq.) of Chapter 11 of Title 2.2 of the Code of Virginia.

2. § 1. That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority, pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in an amount not to exceed $39,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to supplement the prior funding for the projects in this enactment. Bonds of the Virginia College Building Authority issued to finance projects may be sold and issued under the 21st Century College Program at the same time with other obligations of the Virginia College Building Authority as separate issues or as a combined issue. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Veterans Care Center

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

War Memorial Supplement

 

935

Roanoke HEC

Renovate Moore Supplement

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Robinson House Supplement

 

 

Total

 

$39,000,000

3. § 1.That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $13,049,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses to provide funds for equipment for the following projects for which funding for construction was previously provided, or to maintain existing operational capability. Bonds of the Virginia College Building Authority issued to finance projects may be sold and issued under the 21st Century College Program at the same time with other obligations of the Virginia College Building Authority as separate issues or as a combined issue. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section. Debt service on projects contained in this section shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Event Space and Upgrade Museum Exhibits (17974)

 

214

Longwood University

Construct Student Success Center (17982)

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate and Expand Madison Hall (18085)

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Whitt Hall (18067)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Sanger Hall, Phase II (18070)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Raleigh Building (18071)

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Academic VII/Research III, Phase I (17999)

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Expand Virginia War Memorial (18010)

 

 

Total

 

$13,049,000

4. § 1. That beginning July 1, 2017, the following projects shall be funded for pre-planning or detailed planning from amounts in the Central Capital Planning Fund established under § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia.

Pre-Planning

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

212

Virginia State University

Capital Outlay Master Planning Update

213

Norfolk State University

Capital Outlay Master Planning Update

Detailed Planning

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

123

Department of Military Affairs

Construct/Renovate Roanoke Readiness Center

156

Department of State Police

Construct New Division Six Headquarters

194

Department of General Services

Expand Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services, First Floor Molecular Lab

204

College of William and Mary

Construct Fine Arts Center, Phase I

204

College of William and Mary

Construct Integrated Science Center, Phase IV

208

Virginia Tech

Construct Carillion Research Institute Biosciences Addition

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Scott Shipp Hall

246

University of Virginia's College at Wise

Renovate and Convert Wyllie Library

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Amherst Hall and Campbell Hall, Central Virginia

260

Virginia Community College System

Replace French Slaughter Building, Locust Grove Campus, Germanna

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Diggs/Moore/Harrison Complex, Hampton Campus, Thomas Nelson

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Replace Oyster Hatchery

301

Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services

Expand Regional Laboratories

777

Department of Juvenile Justice

Construct New Juvenile Correctional Center, Chesapeake

§ 2. In accordance with Chapter 15.1 (§ 2.2-1515 et seq.) of Title 2.2 of the Code of Virginia, each institution and agency shall submit its completed detailed planning documents to the Six-Year Capital Outlay Plan Advisory Committee for its review and recommendation.

§ 3. In accordance with § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall reimburse the Central Capital Planning Fund for the amounts provided for detailed planning when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

5. § 1. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $59,000,000, plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing costs. The proceeds of the bonds authorized pursuant to this section shall be used by the Department of Environmental Quality to reimburse entities considered as eligible Significant and Non-Significant Dischargers in the Chesapeake Watershed, as provided in Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia, for capital costs incurred for the design and installation of nutrient removal technology. Such reimbursements shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the Department of Environmental Quality pursuant to this section and Chapter 21.1 of Title 10.1. The Department of Environmental Quality shall submit cash flow requirements for such program to the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the State Treasurer, indicating quarterly cash needs to the program's completion. The provisions of § 2.2-1132 of the Code of Virginia shall not apply to such program. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this enactment. Debt service on projects contained in this enactment shall be provided from appropriations to the Treasury Board.


HOUSE BILL NO. 1344
AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE
(Proposed by the House Committee on Appropriations
on February 10, 2016)
(Patron Prior to Substitute--Delegate Jones)
A BILL to authorize the Virginia Public Building Authority and the Virginia College Building Authority to issue bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $1,504,400,000 plus certain costs to fund certain capital projects.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. § 1. That pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority (VPBA) to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, and to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith, including the power to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $280,800,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Parking Facility / Master Site Plan (Preplanning)

 

203

Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center

Life Safety Improvements, Renovate and Expand Anderson Vocational Training Building, Phase II

 

239

Frontier Culture Museum

Construct Early American Industry Exhibit

 

720

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Construct New Sexually Violent Predator Facility

 

778

Department of Forensic Science

Expand Central Forensic Laboratory and Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Facility

 

799

Department of Corrections

Replace Generators, Multiple Facilities

 

948

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Construct Service Corridor, Storage Area, Replace Generator

 

 

Total

 

$280,800,000

§ 2. That pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia College Building Authority to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith; and to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $760,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The Authority may pay all or any part of the cost of any project listed in this section or authorized or any portion thereof with any income and reserve funds of the Authority available for such purpose, and in such case may transfer such funds of the Authority, with the approval of the Governor.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

204

College of William and Mary

Construct West Utilities Plant

 

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Construct Facilities Management Building

 

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Gilmer Hall and Chemistry Building

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Preston Library

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Improve Post Infrastructure Phase I, II, and III

 

214

Longwood University

Admissions Office

 

214

Longwood University

New Academic Building

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Construct Jepson Science Center Addition

 

221

Old Dominion University

Construct Chemistry Building

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct New Allied Health Professions Building

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Construct Library, Phase II

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Construct and Renovate Fine Arts and Rehearsal Space

 

247

George Mason University

Construct / Renovate Robinson Hall, New Academic and Research Facility, and Harris Theater Site

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Utilities Distribution System

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Replace

Phase I Academic and Administration Building, Eastern Shore

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Bioscience Building, Blue Ridge

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Student Service and Learning Resources Center, Christanna Campus, Southside VA

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Academic Building, Fauquier Campus, Lord Fairfax

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Seefeldt Building, Woodbridge Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Howsmon Building, Manassas Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Bird Hall and Renovate / Expand Nicholas Center, Chester Campus, John Tyler

 

 

Total

 

$760,000,000

2. § 1. That pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority (VPBA) to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $39,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to supplement the prior funding for the projects in this enactment.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Veterans Care

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

War Memorial Supplement

 

935

Roanoke HEC

Renovate Moore Supplement

 

425

Jamestown Yorktown Foundation

Yorktown Museum Generators (Supplement)

 

 

Total

 

$39,000,000

3. § 1.That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $15,600,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses to provide funds for equipment for the following projects for which funding for construction was previously provided, or to maintain existing operational capability.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Event Space (17974)

 

214

Longwood University

Construct Student Success Center (17982)

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate Madison Hall (18085)

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Whitt Hall (18067)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Sanger Hall (18070)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Raleigh Building (18071)

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Academic VII (17999)

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Expand Virginia War Memorial (18010)

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Art Conservation Laboratory

 

 

Total

 

$15,600,000

4. § 1. That beginning July 1, 2017, the following projects shall be funded for detailed planning from amounts in the Central Capital Planning Fund established under § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, and amounts are hereby appropriated from the Central Capital Planning Fund for such purposes as provided in this enactment.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

123

Department of Military Affairs

Construct / Renovate Roanoke Readiness Center

156

Department of State Police

Construct New Division Six Headquarters

194

Department of General Services

Renovate Morson Row

204

College of William and Mary

Construct Fine Arts Center, Phase I

204

College of William and Mary

Construct Integrated Science Center

207

University of Virginia

Construct Human Therapeutics Center

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Physics Building

208

Virginia Tech

Renovate Holden Hall

208

Virginia Tech

Construct Carillion Research Institute Expansion

208

Virginia Tech

Construct Chiller Plant

208

Virginia Tech

Construct Undergraduate Lab Building

229

Virginia Tech Extension

Construct Livestock and Poultry Research Facility

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Scott Shipp Hall

212

Virginia State University

Demolish and Replace Harris Hall / Daniel Gym

212

Virginia State University

Campus Infrastructure Improvements

213

Norfolk State University

Campus Infrastructure Improvements

215

University of Mary Washington

Renovate Seacobeck Hall

216

James Madison University

Renovate College of Business

216

James Madison University

Renovate Wilson Hall

216

James Madison University

Renovate Jackson Hall

217

Radford University

Renovate Curie and Reed Halls

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct Engineering Research Building

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct STEM Class Lab Building

246

University of Virginia's College at Wise

Renovate and Convert Wyllie Library

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Replace Oyster Hatchery

274

Eastern Virginia Medical School

Construct New Education and Academic Administration Building

777

Department of Juvenile Justice

Construct New Juvenile Correctional Center, Chesapeake

§ 2. In accordance with Chapter 15.1 (§ 2.2-1515 et seq.) of Title 2.2 of the Code of Virginia, each institution and agency shall submit its completed detailed planning documents to the Six-Year Capital Outlay Plan Advisory Committee for its review and recommendation.

§ 3. Each public college and university is authorized to use additional higher education operating nongeneral funds to move to working drawings for the projects listed in § 1.

§ 4. Each agency may utilize other nongeneral funds to move to working drawings for the projects authorized in § 1.

§ 5. Each agency or institution shall be reimbursed for all nongeneral funds used when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

§ 6. In accordance with § 2.2-1520 of the Code of Virginia, the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget shall reimburse the Central Capital Planning Fund for the amounts provided for detailed planning when the project is funded to move into the construction phase.

§ 7. No planning documents pursuant to this enactment shall be submitted to the Governor or the General Assembly prior to December 2018.

5. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $350,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to fund capital projects at Norfolk International Terminal.

6. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $59,000,000 plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be provided to the Department of Environmental Quality to reimburse entities as provided in Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia, considered as eligible Significant and Non-Significant Dischargers in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, for capital costs incurred for the design and installation of nutrient removal technology. Such reimbursements shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the Department pursuant to the provisions of this enactment and Chapter 21.1 of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia. The Department of Environmental Quality shall submit cash flow requirements for this program to the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the State Treasurer. The cash flows shall indicate quarterly cash needs to the program's completion.

7. That the provisions of Item C-46.10 of Chapter 665 of the Acts of Assembly of 2015, as it relates to the Advanced Manufacturing Apprentice Academy Center and Regional Centers of Excellence, are hereby extended without change.

HOUSE BILL NO. 1344

Offered January 21, 2016
A BILL to authorize the Virginia Public Building Authority and the Virginia College Building Authority to issue bonds in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $1,504,400,000 plus certain costs to fund certain capital projects.
Patron-- Jones

Committee Referral Pending

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. § 1. That pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority (VPBA) to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, and to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith, including the power to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $280,800,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The General Assembly hereby appropriates the proceeds from any such bonds for the projects listed in this section.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Parking Facility / Master Site Plan (Preplanning)

 

203

Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center

Life Safety Improvements, Renovate and Expand Anderson Vocational Training Building, Phase II

 

239

Frontier Culture Museum

Construct Early American Industry Exhibit

 

720

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Construct New Sexually Violent Predator Facility

 

778

Department of Forensic Science

Expand Central Forensic Laboratory and Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Facility

 

799

Department of Corrections

Replace Generators, Multiple Facilities

 

948

Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center

Construct Service Corridor, Storage Area, Replace Generator

 

 

Total

 

$280,800,000

§ 2. That pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia College Building Authority to undertake the following projects, including, without limitation, constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping, acquiring, and renovating buildings, facilities, improvements, and land therefor, to exercise any and all powers granted to it by law in connection therewith; and to finance all or any portion of the cost thereof by the issuance of revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $760,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The Authority may pay all or any part of the cost of any project listed in this section or authorized or any portion thereof with any income and reserve funds of the Authority available for such purpose, and in such case may transfer such funds of the Authority, with the approval of the Governor.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

204

College of William and Mary

Construct West Utilities Plant

 

268

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Construct Facilities Management Building

 

207

University of Virginia

Renovate Gilmer Hall and Chemistry Building

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Renovate Preston Library

 

211

Virginia Military Institute

Improve Post Infrastructure Phase I, II, and III

 

214

Longwood University

Admissions Office

 

214

Longwood University

New Academic Building

 

215

University of Mary Washington

Construct Jepson Science Center Addition

 

221

Old Dominion University

Construct Chemistry Building

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Construct New Allied Health Professions Building

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Construct Library, Phase II

 

242

Christopher Newport University

Construct and Renovate Fine Arts and Rehearsal Space

 

247

George Mason University

Construct / Renovate Robinson Hall, New Academic and Research Facility, and Harris Theater Site

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Utilities Distribution System

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Replace

Phase I Academic and Administration Building, Eastern Shore

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Bioscience Building, Blue Ridge

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Student Service and Learning Resources Center, Christanna Campus, Southside VA

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Construct Academic Building, Fauquier Campus, Lord Fairfax

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Seefeldt Building, Woodbridge Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Howsmon Building, Manassas Campus, Northern Virginia

 

260

Virginia Community College System

Renovate Bird Hall and Renovate / Expand Nicholas Center, Chester Campus, John Tyler

 

 

Total

 

$760,000,000

2. § 1. That pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, the General Assembly hereby authorizes the Virginia Public Building Authority (VPBA) to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $39,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to supplement the prior funding for the projects in this enactment.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Veterans Care

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

War Memorial Supplement

 

935

Roanoke HEC

Renovate Moore Supplement

 

425

Jamestown Yorktown Foundation

Yorktown Museum Generators (Supplement)

 

 

Total

 

$39,000,000

3. § 1.That the Virginia Public Building Authority, pursuant to § 2.2-2264 of the Code of Virginia, or the Virginia College Building Authority pursuant to § 23-30.28 of the Code of Virginia, is authorized to issue revenue bonds in a principal amount not to exceed $15,600,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses to provide funds for equipment for the following projects for which funding for construction was previously provided, or to maintain existing operational capability.

Agency Code

Institution/Agency

Project

 

146

Science Museum of Virginia

Construct Event Space (17974)

 

214

Longwood University

Construct Student Success Center (17982)

 

216

James Madison University

Renovate Madison Hall (18085)

 

217

Radford University

Renovate Whitt Hall (18067)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Sanger Hall (18070)

 

236

Virginia Commonwealth University

Renovate Raleigh Building (18071)

 

247

George Mason University

Construct Academic VII (17999)

 

912

Department of Veterans Services

Expand Virginia War Memorial (18010)

 

238

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Art Conservation Laboratory

 

 

Total

 

$15,600,000

4. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $350,000,000 plus amounts needed to fund issuance costs, reserve funds, original issue discount, interest prior to and during acquisition, construction, or renovation and for one year after completion thereof, and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be used to fund capital projects at Norfolk International Terminal.

5. That pursuant to § 2.2-2263 of the Code of Virginia, the Virginia Public Building Authority is authorized to issue bonds in an aggregate amount not to exceed $59,000,000 plus amounts to fund related issuance costs and other financing expenses. The proceeds of such bonds shall be provided to the Department of Environmental Quality to reimburse entities as provided in Chapter 21.1 (§ 10.1-2117 et seq.) of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia, considered as eligible Significant and Non-Significant Dischargers in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, for capital costs incurred for the design and installation of nutrient removal technology. Such reimbursements shall be in accordance with eligibility determinations made by the department pursuant to the provisions of this enactment and Chapter 21.1 of Title 10.1 of the Code of Virginia. The Department of Environmental Quality shall submit cash flow requirements for this program to the Director of the Department of Planning and Budget and the State Treasurer. The cash flows shall indicate quarterly cash needs to the program's completion.