Local gov't; voluntary settlements that provide for annexation take effect by certain date. (SB51)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Voluntary settlements among localities; effective date. Mandates that voluntary agreements that provide for municipal annexation shall take effect, in the absence of a stipulated date, on the first day of the month following court validation of the voluntary agreement. The Code currently provides for such agreements to take effect on January 1 of the year set forth in the agreement. Read the Bill »


03/24/2006: signed by governor


01/03/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060877812
01/03/2006Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/17/2006Reported from Local Government (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 and engrossed
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)
02/28/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB51ER)
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Signed by President
03/24/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 212 (effective 7/1/06)
04/03/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0212)