SB 1511 Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority; amends Compact relating to Board membership, etc.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Compact.  Amends the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Compact to comply with certain federal requirements; increases the number of directors on the WMATA Board by adding two federal government appointees; establishes an Office of the Inspector General and provides for the duties of such office; and requires that certain payments made to WMATA to match certain federal funds be made from a dedicated funding source. This bill is identical to HB 2596.

Full text:
01/23/09  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 093840828  pdf | impact statement
03/04/09  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1511ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/30/09  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0771)  pdf

Status:
01/23/09  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 093840828
01/23/09  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/27/09  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N)
01/29/09  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/30/09  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/02/09  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/13/09  House: Placed on Calendar
02/13/09  House: Read first time
02/13/09  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/16/09  House: Assigned App. sub: Transportation (May)
02/18/09  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/18/09  House: Reported from Appropriations (22-Y 0-N)
02/20/09  House: Read second time
02/23/09  House: Passed by for the day
02/24/09  House: Read third time
02/24/09  House: Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/09  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
03/04/09  Senate: Enrolled
03/04/09  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1511ER)
03/04/09  Senate: Signed by President
03/06/09  House: Signed by Speaker
03/30/09  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 771 (effective 7/1/09)
03/30/09  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0771)