Don't dump on us: Virginia waste bill may face legal hurdle
- Paving Virginia's Future. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;04/06/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30865, p1
Focuses on Virginia General Assembly's approval of a bill authorizing Virginia to issue grant anticipation revenue vehicle bonds. Pressure from frustrated motorists; Speculation on Governor James Gilmore's stand on the bill; Funds for transport needs of the state.
- Lawsuit challenges four bills signed by Virginia governor. Meisler, Daniel // Bond Buyer;06/14/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30661, p4
Reports that four laws signed by Virginia Governor James Gilmore regulating the solid waste industry have been challenged in a lawsuit filed by several companies against James Gilmore, John Woodley and Dennis Treacy. Details of the lawsuit; Violation of the Commerce Clause of the Constitution.
- Gotta Minute? // Current Events;1/26/2001, Vol. 100 Issue 16, p3
Reports that the Virginia General Assembly passed a law in 2000 requiring all public schools to observe a daily moment of silence. Reaction to the law.
- GOOD TO KNOW. // Disclosures;May/Jun2015, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p9
The article offers several facts concerning the Virginia General Assembly including annual meeting for 60 days in even-numbered years, and for 30 days in odd-numbered years, with an option to extend annual sessions for a maximum of 30 days.
- Virginia Governor to Localities: Fiscal Pain Will Be Shared by All. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/13/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31512, p5
Reports that localities in Virginia will share the state's fiscal burden in 2003 when the General Assembly will meet to decide a way to cut more than one billion dollars from the 2003-2004 biennial fiscal budget of the state. Fundings that are likely to be curtailed in order to balance the...
- Interstate waste returns to court. Duff, Susanna // Waste News;12/11/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 29, p1
Focuses on the state laws concerning the restriction of landfill import waste in Richmond, Virginia. Details on the state laws passed by the Virginia General Assembly in 1999; Impact of the laws on the citizens of the state; Review of the lower district court ruling on landfill import waste.
- Profile. Stanton, Robert // Headway;Feb98, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p27
Interviews Paul Harris, a lawyer who became the first black Republican elected to the Virginia General Assembly since 1891. His views about the most pivotal issues, at both the state and national levels facing African Americans in 1998; Some of his top priorities for his first term; How he rank...
- Everybody's in charge. // State Legislatures;Mar98, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p10
Reveals that both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly are under power-sharing arrangements, which ended the 100 years of Democratic dominance. Expiration date of the Senate's agreement; Reason why House members agreed to the arrangement.
- Virginia public libraries get 48 percent aid hike. // Library Journal;6/1/1984, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p1057
Reports on the approval of the state aid funding for biennium for 1985-86 of $20 million by Virginia General Assembly.