Zoning ordinance; violations thereof, penalty. (SB111)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Violations of zoning ordinance; penalties. Raises the maximum civil penalty for an initial summons from $100 to $200. The maximum civil penalty for second and subsequent violations of the zoning ordinance rises from $250 to $500. Also, a series of specified violations arising from the same operative set of facts shall not result in civil penalties that exceed a total of $10,000, rather than the current total of $5,000. Amends § 15.2-2209, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 063500744
01/09/2006Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/17/2006Failed to report (defeated) in Local Government (7-Y 7-N)
01/27/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (SB111)