Automobile graveyards & junkyards; adds Newport News to localities that may require screening. (HB915)

Introduced By

Del. Glenn Oder (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Vacant and abandoned buildings. Provides that the City of Newport News may, by ordinance, require screening for certain vacant or abandoned retail or commercial properties. This bill is identical to SB 199. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 067519444
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/03/2006Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
02/06/2006Read first time
02/07/2006Read second time
02/07/2006Committee amendment agreed to
02/07/2006Engrossed by House as amended HB915E
02/07/2006Printed as engrossed 067519444-E
02/08/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/08/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/08/2006Communicated to Senate
02/09/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2006Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/21/2006Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006Read third time
02/24/2006Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB915ER)
03/01/2006Signed by Speaker
03/02/2006Signed by President
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 669 (effective 7/1/06)
04/14/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0669)