1999 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1450 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Diamonstein
Co-Patron(s): Behm, Crittenden, Croshaw, Drake, Hamilton, Joannou, Jones, J.C., Melvin, Moss, Robinson, Williams
Port Impact Language (language only)

Item 547 #3h

Item 547 #3h

Central Appropriations
Central Appropriations

Page 430, after line 19, insert:
"Notwithstanding the provisions of §58.1-3403, Code of Virginia, the Cities of Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Newport News shall each annually receive an amount equal to $500 per thousand tons of general cargo shipped through the jurisdiction by way of the Virginia Port Authority marine terminals, to compensate such jurisdictions for the cost impacts of commercial traffic and the tax-exempt status of the Virginia Port Authority."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)