2010 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

Chief Patron: Lingamfelter
PPEA Belmont Bay (language only)

Item C-24.10 #8h

Item C-24.10 #8h

Education: Higher Education
George Mason University

Page 351, after line 14, insert:
George Mason University is hereby authorized to enter into a comprehensive agreement with a private entity, pursuant to the Public-Private Educational Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002 for the construction of the Belmont Bay Science Center.  Authority is also granted to construct the project with alternative financing, which may include entering into an agreement with another university-related foundation for the design, construction, and financing of the project, and to enter into a capital lease or leases for any component of the project that may qualify as a capital lease.  If such project is constructed on land owned by or leased to a university-related foundation, or owned by or leased to a private entity, such project shall continue to be exempt from all requirements of any county or city zoning ordinance. The permitting official for such project shall be the Bureau of Capital Outlay Management.  George Mason shall identify any component of the project that qualifies as a capital lease, and shall report such lease to the Department of Accounts and the Department of Planning and Budget.

"C-24.10 Belmont Bay Science Center

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)