HB 529 Higher Education and Related Facilities Bond Act of 2000.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Commonwealth of Virginia Higher Education and Related Educational Facilities Bond Act of 2000. Authorizes the issuance of Commonwealth of Virginia Higher Education and Related Educational Facilities Bonds pursuant to Article X, Section 9 (b) of the Virginia Constitution in an amount not exceeding $297,500,000, subject to approval by a majority of the qualified voters of the Commonwealth voting thereon at the November 7, 2000, general election. The purpose of the bonds is to provide funds for paying, together with any other available funds, the cost of acquiring, constructing, restoring, repairing, improving, renovating and refurbishing the physical plants, including incidental equipment, of higher education and related educational facilities. The full faith and credit of the Commonwealth is pledged for the payment of the principal of and interest on the bonds and any bond anticipation notes or refunding bonds. The bill authorizes the Treasury Board, by and with the consent of the Governor, to fix the details of such bonds, to borrow money in anticipation of the issuance of the bonds, and to issue refunding bonds. The bill shall not become effective, and no bonds shall be issued unless and until voter approval is obtained.

Full text:
01/18/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 008626724  pdf
02/15/00  House: Committee substitute printed 002740724-H1  pdf
02/17/00  House: Printed as engrossed 002740724-EH1  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/18/00  House: Presented & ordered printed 008626724
01/20/00  House: Referred to Committee on Finance
02/13/00  House: Reported from Finance (23-Y 0-N)
02/13/00  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/15/00  House: Reported from Appropriations with sub (27-Y 0-N)
02/15/00  House: Committee substitute printed 002740724-H1
02/16/00  House: Read first time
02/17/00  House: Read second time
02/17/00  House: Committee substitute agreed to 002740724-H1
02/17/00  House: Amendment by Del. Diamonstein agreed to
02/17/00  House: Pending question ordered
02/17/00  House: Engrossed by House - com. sub w/amd 002740724-EH1
02/17/00  House: Printed as engrossed 002740724-EH1
02/18/00  House: Read third time and passed House (93-Y 3-N)
02/18/00  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (93-Y 3-N)
02/18/00  House: Communicated to Senate
02/21/00  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/21/00  Senate: Referred to Committee on Finance
03/07/00  Senate: Left in Finance