Annexation; extends temporary restriction thereof. (HB1979)

Introduced By

Del. Matt Lohr (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Annexation. Extends from 2010 to 2020 the temporary restriction on city annexation authority, the granting of city charters, and county immunity proceedings. Read the Bill »


03/26/2007: vetoed by governor


01/05/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078126382
01/05/2007Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/19/2007Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (15-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2007Read first time
01/23/2007Read second time
01/23/2007Motion to pass by floor amendments by Delegate Hamilton rejected
01/23/2007Pending question ordered
01/23/2007Amendments by Delegate Hamilton rejected (5-Y 89-N)
01/23/2007Engrossed by House
01/24/2007Read third time and passed House (72-Y 24-N)
01/24/2007Communicated to Senate
01/25/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2007Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/15/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N)
02/15/2007VOTE: (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Read third time
02/16/2007Passed Senate (34-Y 3-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (34-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1979ER)
02/24/2007Signed by Speaker
02/26/2007Signed by President
03/26/2007G Vetoed by Governor
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007No further action taken
04/04/2007House sustained Governor's veto