Board and commision, local; removal of certain members. (HB1171)

Introduced By

Del. Melanie Rapp (R-Yorktown) with support from co-patrons Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton), Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg), and Sen. Martin Williams (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Removal of certain local board and commission members. Provides that a local governing body may remove, without limitation, any member of a local industrial development authority, planning commission, or wetlands board who misses any three meetings in a row, or any four meetings in any 12-month period. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060759480
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/27/2006Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N)
01/30/2006Read first time
01/31/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Communicated to Senate
02/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2006Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/28/2006Reported from Local Government with amendment (13-Y 2-N)
03/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/03/2006Read third time
03/03/2006Reading of amendment waived
03/03/2006Committee amendment agreed to
03/03/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended
03/03/2006Passed Senate with amendment (30-Y 9-N)
03/03/2006VOTE: (30-Y 9-N)
03/06/2006Placed on Calendar
03/07/2006Senate amendment agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/07/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N)
03/15/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1171ER)
03/15/2006Signed by Speaker
03/16/2006Signed by President
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 687 (effective 7/1/06)
04/14/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0687)