Automobile graveyards & junkyards; adds City of Newport News to local. that may require screening. (SB199)

Introduced By

Sen. Martin Williams (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 HB 915. Read the Bill »


04/05/2006: signed by governor


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 067517848
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/17/2006Reported from Local Government with amendment (14-Y 0-N)
01/19/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
01/19/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
01/20/2006Read second time
01/20/2006Reading of amendment waived
01/20/2006Committee amendment agreed to
01/20/2006Engrossed by Senate as amended SB199E
01/20/2006Printed as engrossed 067517848-E
01/23/2006Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
01/23/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
01/23/2006Communicated to House
01/25/2006Placed on Calendar
01/25/2006Read first time
01/25/2006Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/24/2006Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Read second time
02/28/2006Read third time
02/28/2006Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB199ER)
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Signed by President
04/05/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 722 (effective 7/1/06)
04/17/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0722)