HB2323: Library aid; former regional library system.

HOUSE BILL NO. 2323

Offered January 22, 2021
A BILL to amend and reenact § 15.2-4116 of the Code of Virginia, relating to library aid; former regional library system.
Patron-- Edmunds

Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That § 15.2-4116 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 15.2-4116. Library aid continued.

In any transition under the provisions of this chapter, if a regional library system existed between a former city and the county surrounding it, or if the former city continues to operate an independent library, the Commonwealth shall continue state aid to the former regional library system or independent library the same as if no transition had occurred. The provisions of this section shall apply to all former regional library systems regardless of when a former city reverted to town status.