Charter; Town of Stephens City. (HB2400)

Introduced By

Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Charter; Town of Stephens City. Provides that the Frederick County District Courts shall hear and determine charges of violations of town ordinances and that fines collected for violations of town ordinances shall be paid promptly into the treasury of the town. The bill eliminates the requirement that the town treasurer, clerk of the town council, town sergeant, and town manager be residents of the town or of Frederick County. Furthermore, this bill prescribes the power of and the procedure for the council to contract loans, incur debt, and issue bonds. Read the Bill »

Status

03/20/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/09/2007Committee
01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075206220
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/22/2007Assigned CC & T sub: #1 (Marshall. R.G.)
01/26/2007Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2007Read first time
01/30/2007Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/31/2007Communicated to Senate
02/01/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/2007Referred 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 (38-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2007Enrolled
02/23/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2400ER)
02/24/2007Signed by Speaker
02/26/2007Signed by President
03/20/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 651 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0651)