SB 767 Richmond Metropolitan Authority; revises composition of Board of Directors.
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Summary as introduced:
Richmond Metropolitan Authority; composition of Board; revenue authority.  Revises the composition of the Board of Directors of the Richmond Metropolitan Authority (RMA) and provides an opportunity for additional localities to join the Authority. The RMA is also granted additional revenue authority. However, the fees and taxes authorized by this Act by the Authority shall only be imposed or assessed by the Authority if (i) the member localities approve the restructuring of the Board of Directors of the Authority as proposed by this Act and (ii) a majority of Authority members that include at least 51 percent of the population of the localities embraced by the Authority pass a duly adopted resolution stating its approval of such power of the Authority.

Full text:
01/18/08  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 082039348  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/18/08  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 082039348
01/18/08  Senate: Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/29/08  Senate: Rereferred from Local Government (15-Y 0-N)
01/29/08  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/05/08  Senate: Continued to 2009 in Finance (9-Y 4-N 1-A)