Virginia Port Authority; removal of members on Board of Commissioners. (HB2367)

Introduced By

Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patron Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Port Authority; Board of Commissioners. Provides that the 11 members of the Board of Commissioners of the Virginia Port Authority appointed by the Governor no longer serve at the pleasure of the Governor and may be removed prior to the expiration of a five-year term only for cause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/16/2017Presented and ordered printed 17103847D
01/16/2017Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/23/2017Assigned ACNR sub: Chesapeake
01/26/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/26/2017Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
02/01/2017Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2017Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/01/2017Assigned App. sub: Transportation
02/03/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (6-Y 0-N)
02/03/2017Reported from Appropriations with amendments (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2017Read first time
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee amendments agreed to
02/06/2017Engrossed by House as amended HB2367E
02/06/2017Printed as engrossed 17103847D-E
02/07/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/15/2017Reported from Transportation (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Read third time
02/20/2017Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2367ER)
02/23/2017Signed by Speaker
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/24/2017Governor's recommendation received by House
04/05/2017Placed on Calendar
04/05/2017House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
04/05/2017VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/05/2017Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/05/2017G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/05/2017Reenrolled bill text (HB2367ER2)
04/05/2017Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/05/2017Signed by President as reenrolled
04/05/2017Enacted, Chapter 801 (effective 7/1/17)
04/05/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0801)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 49 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1415.