Charter; City of Winchester. (HB847)

Introduced By

Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester) with support from co-patron Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; City of Winchester. Clarifies that school board members who were in office on July 1, 2007, shall not be subject to the residency requirement that took effect on that date. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 087757728
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/18/2008Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (17-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2008Read first time
01/22/2008Passed by for the day
01/23/2008Passed by for the day
01/24/2008Read second time
01/24/2008Floor substitute printed 082046728-H1 (Sherwood)
01/24/2008Substitute by Delegate Sherwood agreed to 082046728-H1
01/24/2008Engrossed by House - floor substitute HB847H1
01/25/2008Read third time and passed House (97-Y 0-N)
01/25/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2008Communicated to Senate
01/28/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2008Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/05/2008Reported from Local Government (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2008Read third time
02/08/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB847ER)
02/12/2008Signed by Speaker
02/13/2008Signed by President
02/19/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 6 (effective 7/1/08)
02/20/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0006)