Building permits; building official may issue for any construction regulated by Building Code. (HB2497)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Building permits for ancillary school buildings. Allows localities to provide that a building department may issue a blanket permit for new construction by the school board on existing school property. Such blanket permit will allow the school board to construct ancillary buildings on school property without the need to obtain a new permit. Read the Bill »


03/12/2007: signed by governor


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 071117448
01/09/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/15/2007Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing (Suit)
01/30/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2497)
01/31/2007Read first time
02/01/2007Read second time
02/01/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/2007Engrossed by House as amended HB2497E
02/01/2007Printed as engrossed 071117448-E
02/02/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2497E)
02/02/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007Communicated to Senate
02/05/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/09/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2007Read third time
02/12/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/12/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2497ER)
02/15/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2497ER)
02/15/2007Signed by Speaker
02/15/2007Signed by President
03/12/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 291 (effective 7/1/07)
03/15/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0291)