2001 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Stolle
Cheatham Annex Lease to York County (language only)

Item 470.10 #1s

Item 470.10 #1s

Public Safety
Emergency Management, Department of

Page 420, following line 19, insert:
"470.10.  The Department of Emergency Management, with the assistance of the Department of General Services, is hereby authorized to lease to York County, or any of its instrumentalities, a portion of the state-owned facility known as Cheatham Annex fuel depot for a period not to exceed 99 years for such consideration and under such conditions as the Governor or his designee may approve.  A part of the property to be leased is subject to a Corrective Action Plan approved by the United States Environmental Protection Agency.
The lease may provide that the County may sub-lease the property for the purpose of development and operation of a public golf course, provided such use does not interfere with or violate any provisions of the Corrective Action Plan.  Any such development shall not be subject to the provisions of § 2.1-488.4 of the Code of Virginia.  Notwithstanding any law to the contrary, the developer under the sublease may employ a design-build or construction management contract for development of the golf course and ancillary facilities.
Any such lease shall be approved by the Governor or his designee, who shall first consider the recommendations of the  Department of General Services, and the instrument shall be approved as to form by the Attorney General or his designee."

(This amendment authorizes the Department of Emergency Management to lease a portion of Cheatham Annex to York County, subject to the approval of the Governor or his designee.)