Commonwealth of Virginia Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2021; created. (HB2178)

Introduced By

Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patron Del. Eileen Filler-Corn (D-Fairfax Station)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Bonds for public institutions of higher learning; emergency. Authorizes issuance of bonds in an amount up to $34,136,000 for revenue-producing capital projects at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. The bill contains an emergency clause and is identical to SB 1145. Read the Bill »


03/12/2021: signed by governor


01/12/2021Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/21 21102186D
01/12/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/15/2021Assigned App. sub: Capital Outlay
01/18/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2178)
01/20/2021Reported from Appropriations (19-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2021Read first time
01/22/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2021Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/25/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2021Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Finance and Appropriations (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2021Senate committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/16/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2021Read third time
02/17/2021Reading of amendment waived
02/17/2021Committee amendment agreed to
02/17/2021Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/17/2021Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2021Placed on Calendar
02/19/2021Senate amendment agreed to by House (98-Y 2-N)
02/19/2021VOTE: Adoption (98-Y 2-N)
02/25/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2178ER)
02/25/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB2178ER)
02/25/2021Signed by President
02/26/2021Signed by Speaker
03/01/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 1, 2021
03/01/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/12/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 95 (effective 3/12/21)
03/12/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0095)
03/12/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text reprinted (CHAP0095)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1145.