Southwest Regional Recreation Authority; powers. (HB1070)

Introduced By

Del. Will Morefield (R-North Tazewell) with support from co-patron Sen. Travis Hackworth (R-Richlands)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Southwest Regional Recreation Authority; powers. Provides for the Attorney General to provide legal services in civil matters upon the request of the executive director or board of directors of the Southwest Regional Recreation Authority. The bill also provides for the board of the Authority to adopt policies for the procurement of goods and services and requires such policies to incorporate certain provisions of the Virginia Public Procurement Act. In addition, the bill (i) makes the provisions of the Virginia Personnel Act and the policies of the Department of Human Resource Management applicable to employees of the Authority, (ii) authorizes the Director of the Department of General Services to lease vehicles and construction and forestry equipment to the Authority, and (iii) authorizes the Commissioner of Highways to lease construction or forestry vehicles to the Authority. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24104368D
01/10/2024Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/23/2024Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
01/29/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1070)
02/01/2024House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/01/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (8-Y 0-N)
02/02/2024Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment(s) (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2024Read first time
02/07/2024Read second time
02/07/2024Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/2024Engrossed by House as amended HB1070E
02/07/2024Printed as engrossed 24104368D-E
02/08/2024Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/08/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1070E)
02/09/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2024Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/19/2024Reported from Local Government with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2024Committee substitute printed 24107510D-S1
02/19/2024Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/19/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1070S1)
02/27/2024Continued to 2025 in Finance and Appropriations (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)

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