Commonwealth of Virginia Higher Educational Institutions Bond Act of 2021; created. (SB1145)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


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 HB 2178. Read the Bill »


03/12/2021: signed by governor


01/05/2021Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/21 21102139D
01/05/2021Referred to Committee on Finance and Appropriations
01/19/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1145)
01/20/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2021Read second time
01/21/2021Reading of amendment waived
01/21/2021Committee amendment agreed to
01/21/2021Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1145E
01/21/2021Printed as engrossed 21102139D-E
01/22/2021Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2021Placed on Calendar
02/02/2021Read first time
02/02/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/04/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1145E)
02/07/2021Continued to Special Session 1 in Appropriations
02/10/2021Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2021Read second time
02/12/2021Read third time
02/12/2021Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/12/2021VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2021Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1145ER)
02/17/2021Signed by President
02/18/2021Signed by Speaker
02/19/2021Impact statement from DPB (SB1145ER)
02/22/2021Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 22, 2021
02/22/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/12/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 96 (effective 3/12/21)
03/12/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0096)
03/12/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text reprinted (CHAP0096)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2178.