Landscape architects; acceptance of plans by state and local authorities. (HB521)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Landscape architects; acceptance of plans by state and local authorities. Provides that resulting plans and specifications, submitted under the seal, stamp, or certification of a certified landscape architect, shall be accepted for review by local and state authorities in connection with both public and private projects. Currently state and local authorities have the discretion to accept such plans and specifications, but are not required to. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/09/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063483444
01/09/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/18/2006Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: #4 Prof./Occup./Admin. (Cosgrove)
01/26/2006Reported from General Laws (21-Y 1-N)
01/30/2006Read first time
01/31/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2006Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Communicated to Senate
02/02/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/15/2006Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (15-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/17/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006Read third time
02/20/2006Reading of amendments waived
02/20/2006Committee amendments agreed to
02/20/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2006Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2006Placed on Calendar
02/22/2006Senate amendments agreed to by House (97-Y 1-N)
02/22/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 1-N)
02/28/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB521ER)
03/01/2006Signed by Speaker
03/02/2006Signed by President
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 643 (effective 7/1/06)
04/14/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0643)