Uniform Statewide Building Code; notice to owner prior to issuance of building permits. (HB598)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Uniform Statewide Building Code; building permits; notice to owner. Requires a county, city, or town, prior to the issuance of a building permit for any single-family residential dwelling unit, to notify the owner of the subject property that a building permit application has been filed in such owner's name. The bill also requires a contractor when applying for a building permit to file a written statement, supported by an affidavit, that he is the owner or has been given authority by the owner to make application in the owner's name. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 081152624
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/2008Assigned GL sub: Housing
01/17/2008Impact statement from DPB (HB598)
02/12/2008Left in General Laws