Virginia Recreational Facilities Authority; dissolution of Authority, conveyance of property. (HB1657)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Recreational Facilities Authority; dissolution; conveyance of property. Provides that the board of the Virginia Recreational Facilities Authority may by resolution divest itself of property owned by the authority and may convey all such property to a locality. The measure provides that whenever the board of the authority determines by resolution that the purposes for which the authority was formed have been substantially complied with and all property of the authority has been conveyed and all bonds therefor issued and all obligations incurred by the authority have been fully paid or adequate provisions have been made for the payment, the board may dissolve itself upon a majority vote of the board. The measure also provides that if the authority ceases to operate or is dissolved, the title to its real property shall transfer to the locality in which the majority of such property is located. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/17/2020Presented and ordered printed 20105740D
01/17/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/20/2020Assigned ACNR sub: Natural Resources
01/31/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/31/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (5-Y 0-N)
02/05/2020Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Committee substitute printed 20106682D-H1
02/06/2020Read first time
02/07/2020Read second time
02/07/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20106682D-H1
02/07/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1657H1
02/10/2020Read third time and passed House (96-Y 1-N)
02/10/2020VOTE: Passage (96-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2020Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/17/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1657H1)
03/03/2020Left in Judiciary

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