The McGuireWoods Consulting team has been a pioneer in implementing innovative legislation to promote the use of public-private partnerships to develop infrastructure, including Virginia's Public-Private Transportation Act (PPTA), the Public Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act (PPEA), and similar structures in other states. Our extensive knowledge of the process to successfully implement these partnerships, along with unparalleled access to key state and local decision makers, has enabled our clients to achieve successes in developing schools, public safety facilities, utility projects, and transportation.
Florida has long had one of the most robust P3 programs in the country. The Florida Department of Transportation was a pioneer in outsourcing highway maintenance and in using solicited and unsolicited proposals to develop new transportation projects. Now, Florida is considering comprehensive social P3 legislation that is based on the Virginia model.
Florida Senate Bill 84 House Committee OKs Public Comment, Public-Private Partnership Bills
After failing to adopt transportation P3 legislation in 2011, Kentucky is again looking at the issue in 2013.
NC Governor McCrory Signs Landmark Wind Energy Legislation On Friday, May 17, Governor Pat McCrory signed five bills into law, including a landmark wind energy bill that creates a framework for the establishment of wind energy facilities in North Carolina. McGuireWoods and McGuireWoods Consulting were instrumental in expediting the wind energy legislation at the state level to protect a client's interests from existing federal regulations. Read more...
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