SN10202

In the Senate
February 2, 2009

THE SENATE HAS PASSED THE FOLLOWING SENATE BILLS:

S.B. 838 A BILL to amend and reenact 58.1-511 and 58.1-512 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the land preservation tax credit.

Patrons--Ticer; Delegate: Bouchard

S.B. 881 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.2-1215 of the Code of Virginia, relating to authority to cut grass in certain counties.

Patron--Stuart

S.B. 926 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Chapter 3 of Title 24.2 an article numbered 1.1, consisting of sections numbered 24.2-301.2 through 24.2-301.4, relating to preparation of and standards for state legislative and congressional redistricting plans; establishment of the Bipartisan Redistricting Commission.

Patrons--Deeds; Delegate: Pollard

S.B. 932 A BILL to amend and reenact 2.1 of Chapter 890 of the Acts of Assembly of 1988, as amended by Chapter 378 of the Acts of Assembly of 2007, relating to the composition of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Commission.

Patron--Ticer

S.B. 943 A BILL to amend and reenact 9.1-400 and 9.1-402 of the Code of Virginia, relating to Line of Duty Act; payment to beneficiaries. (SB943E)

Patron--Deeds

S.B. 955 A BILL to amend and reenact 2-2.1, 2-3.1, 2.1-1, 2.1-2, as severally amended, 3-6, and 6-11 of Chapter 259 of the Acts of Assembly of 1962, as amended, which provided a charter for the City of Petersburg, relating to the election of councilmen, nominations of candidates for council, the school board, the city attorney, and a board of equalization.

Patron--Marsh

S.B. 979 A BILL to amend and reenact 46.2-1308 of the Code of Virginia, relating to disposition of fees in traffic cases.

Patron--Stuart

S.B. 986 A BILL to amend and reenact 58.1-512 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the land preservation tax credit.

Patron--Colgan

S.B. 1001 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.2-4904 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the board of directors for the Economic Development Authority.

Patron--Quayle

S.B. 1010 A BILL to amend and reenact 24.2-700 and 24.2-701 of the Code of Virginia, relating to elections; persons entitled to vote absentee; applications. (SB1010S1)

Patron--Miller, J.C.

S.B. 1019 A BILL to amend and reenact 36-55.63, 58.1-435, 58.1-439.18, 58.1-439.19, 58.1-439.20, and 63.2-2002 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding in Article 13.2 of Chapter 3 of Title 58.1 a section numbered 58.1-439.25, relating to the Neighborhood Assistance Act Tax Credit program, including allocating neighborhood assistance tax credits to certain landlords participating in a housing choice voucher program.

Patron--McEachin

S.B. 1052 A BILL to amend and reenact 58.1-3295 of the Code of Virginia, relating to assessment of affordable rental housing.

Patrons--Whipple and Ticer; Delegates: Brink, Ebbin, Eisenberg and Englin

S.B. 1064 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.2-2225 and 15.2-2226 of the Code of Virginia, relating to posting of comprehensive plans. (SB1064S1)

Patrons--Puller and Cuccinelli

S.B. 1070 A BILL to amend and reenact 24.2-700, 24.2-701, and 24.2-706 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the absentee voting process; first responders. (SB1070E)

Patron--Martin

S.B. 1093 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.2-1736 of the Code of Virginia, relating to mutual aid agreements among governing bodies.

Patron--Locke

S.B. 1110 A BILL to provide a new charter for the Town of Nassawadox, in Northampton County.

Patron--Northam

S.B. 1137 A BILL to amend and reenact 15.2-4838.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to use of revenues received by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority.

Patrons--Petersen; Delegate: Bulova

S.B. 1168 A BILL to amend and reenact 46.2-324, 46.2-342, 46.2-416, and 46.2-606 of the Code of Virginia, relating to Department of Motor Vehicle contracts with United States Postal Service to obtain current address information. (SB1168E)

Patron--Watkins

S.B. 1176 A BILL to amend and reenact 58.1-3819 of the Code of Virginia, relating to transient occupancy tax; consultation with lodging industry. (SB1176E)

Patron--Watkins

S.B. 1200 A BILL to amend and reenact 46.2-752 of the Code of Virginia, relating to local vehicle license taxes and fees; vehicles owned by veterans or their surviving spouses.

Patrons--Puckett; Delegate: Bowling

S.B. 1212 A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 15.2-958.3, relating to clean energy financing programs. (SB1212S1)

Patrons--Deeds; Delegate: Toscano

S.B. 1216 A BILL to amend and reenact 58.1-602, 58.1-609.1, and 58.1-610 of the Code of Virginia, relating to exemptions from the retail sales and use tax for certain energy efficient systems; solar photovoltaic systems, solar thermal systems, and wind-powered electrical generators purchased for installation in or on residential real property.

Patron--Deeds

S.B. 1222 A BILL to amend and reenact 58.1-609.11 of the Code of Virginia, relating to sales and use tax exemptions for nonprofit entities.

Patron--Obenshain

S.B. 1225 A BILL to amend and reenact 3.1, as amended, of Chapter 35 of the Acts of Assembly of 1974, which provided a charter for the Town of Fincastle, relating to elections.

Patron--Smith

S.B. 1245 A Bill authorizing certain projects contracted under an energy-based performance contract to be financed by the Virginia Public Building Authority with the principal amount of bonds issued for all such projects not to exceed $50,000,000. (SB1245E)

Patrons--Stosch, Stuart, Watkins and Whipple; Delegates: Hall, Ingram, Massie, Nixon and O'Bannon

S.B. 1309 A BILL to amend and reenact 58.1-811 of the Code of Virginia, relating to recordation tax exemptions.

Patrons--Hurt; Delegates: Byron and Marshall, D.W.

S.B. 1313 A BILL to amend and reenact 2 and 3, 4 as amended, and 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, and 12 of Chapter 40 of the Acts of Assembly of 1966, which provided a charter for the Town of Hurt, and to repeal 13 of Chapter 40, relating to boundaries, elections, town officers and general powers.

EMERGENCY

Patron--Hurt

S.B. 1357 A BILL to amend and reenact 58.1-439.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to the clean fuel vehicle job creation tax credit; cellulosic biofuels. (SB1357E)

Patron--Hanger

S.B. 1365 A BILL to amend and reenact 24.2-405, 24.2-406, 24.2-418, and 24.2-444 of the Code of Virginia, relating to addresses of protected voters.

Patron--Ticer

S.B. 1375 A BILL to amend and reenact 1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 11, and 12, as severally amended, 13, 14, 17, 18, and 21, 22, 24-26, as severally amended, 28 and 30, 31, as amended, 33, 34 and 39 as severally amended, 42 and 44 of Chapter 44 of the Acts of Assembly of 1938, which provided a charter for the Town of Clarksville, and to amend Chapter 44 by adding a section numbered 49, and to repeal 40 of Chapter 44, relating to the powers and authority of town council and the duty of town manager.

Patron--Ruff

S.B. 1406 A BILL to provide a new charter for the City of Williamsburg, and to repeal Chapter 393 of the Acts of Assembly of 1932, as amended, which provided a charter for the City of Williamsburg.

EMERGENCY

Patrons--Norment; Delegate: Barlow

S.B. 1511 A BILL to amend and reenact 3 of Chapter 2 of the Acts of Assembly of 1966, as amended by Chapter 21 of the Acts of Assembly, Extra Session, of 1969, Chapter 590 of the Acts of Assembly of 1970, Chapter 571 of the Acts of Assembly of 1972, Chapter 508 of the Acts of Assembly of 1973, Chapter 576 of the Acts of Assembly of 1974, Chapter 592 of the Acts of Assembly of 1977, Chapter 378 of the Acts of Assembly of 1981, Chapter 610 of the Acts of Assembly of 1984, Chapter 112 of the Acts of Assembly of 1987, Chapter 150 of the Acts of Assembly of 1995, and Chapter 736 of the Acts of Assembly of 1997, relating to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority; finance and governance.

Patron--Whipple


THE SENATE HAS AGREED TO THE FOLLOWING SENATE JOINT RESOLUTIONS:

S.J.R. 275 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Virginia by adding in Article X a section numbered 6-A, relating to a property tax exemption for certain veterans. (SJ275S1)

Patrons--Puller, Reynolds and Cuccinelli

S.J.R. 361 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Virginia by adding in Article X a section numbered 7-B, relating to funds for transportation purposes. (SJ361E)

Patron--Norment


THE SENATE HAS AGREED TO THE FOLLOWING HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION:

H.J.R. 816 Commending the Arlington Public Schools and the Commonwealth's public schools on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of public school desegregation in Virginia.

Patrons--Brink, Ebbin, Eisenberg and Englin; Senators: Ticer and Whipple


IN WHICH ACTION IT REQUESTS THE CONCURRENCE OF THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES.




Susan Clarke Schaar
Clerk of the Senate

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