Commonwealth of Virginia Institutions of Higher Education Bond Act of 2016; created. (SB61)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon) with support from co-patron Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Bonds for institutions of higher education. Authorizes issuance of bonds pursuant to Article X, Section 9 (c) of the Constitution of Virginia in an amount up to $14,387,000 plus financing costs for revenue-producing capital projects at institutions of higher education. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »

Status

04/08/2016: signed by governor

History

DateAction
12/17/2015Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/16 16100466D
12/17/2015Referred to Committee on Finance
01/18/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB61)
02/11/2016Reported from Finance with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Committee substitute printed 16105424D-S1
02/15/2016Read second time
02/15/2016Reading of substitute waived
02/15/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105424D-S1
02/15/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB61S1
02/15/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2016Passed Senate (34-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB61S1)
02/17/2016Placed on Calendar
02/17/2016Read first time
02/17/2016Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/22/2016Assigned App. sub: General Government & Capital Outlay
02/29/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/29/2016Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2016Read second time
03/03/2016Read third time
03/03/2016Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/03/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2016Enrolled
03/04/2016Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB61ER)
03/04/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB61ER)
03/04/2016Signed by Speaker
03/07/2016Signed by President
03/08/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/08/2016Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/8/2016
03/08/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
04/08/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 731 (effective 4/8/16)
04/08/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0731)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 5 clips in all, totaling 6 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1063.