forum to be held Jan. 7
Local legislators Sen. Emily Couric, Del. Paul Harris and Del. Mitch
Van Yahres, along with U.Va. President John T. Casteen III, will
speak at a forum on legislative issues to be held at noon Jan.
7 in Newcomb Hall Ballroom. The University community and public
are invited to attend and bring their lunch.
panelists will discuss issues facing the 2000 General Assembly
session, including those that influence the future of higher education
forum will include time for audience questions.
information, call Matt Newman at 924-3172.
of important legislative dates:
17. Governor reports budget
Jan. 12. Session convenes. Last day to file charter, claims,
sales and property tax exemption, local fiscal impact and VRS
Jan. 24. Last day to file bills and joint resolutions
20. House Appropriations and Senate Finance committees complete
action on budget bill by midnight
1. Last day to put revenue bills and budget into conference
March 11. Adjourn sine die ‹ conference committee report released
April 10. Last day for governor to act on legislation; budget
report with governor's amendments