New River Valley Passenger Rail Station Authority; creation of authority in Planning District 4. (HB1893)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg) with support from co-patrons Del. David Reid (D-Loudoun), and Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg)

Progress

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

Description

New River Valley Passenger Rail Station Authority; creation. Authorizes the creation of a regional passenger rail station authority in Planning District 4 to assist in the creation and maintenance of passenger rail in the region. The authority would be authorized to enter into revenue sharing agreements and to issue revenue bonds. The authority would be governed by a board consisting of members of each participating locality and institution of higher education. Read the Bill »

Status

01/22/2021: Subcommittee Recommends Passing the Bill

History

DateAction
01/08/2021Committee
01/08/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100517D
01/08/2021Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/12/2021Assigned Transportation sub: Transportation Systems
01/14/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 1-N)
01/14/2021Reported from Transportation (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/15/2021Assigned App. sub: Transportation & Public Safety
01/22/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1212.

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