Subdivision of lot; stepchildren included as immediate family for conveyance thereof. (SB230)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Provisions for subdivision of a lot for conveyance to a family member. Allows localities to define "immediate family" to include stepchildren for purposes of family subdivision provisions. Amends § 15.2-2244, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 084624272
01/07/2008Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/15/2008Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2008Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2008Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2008Communicated to House
02/11/2008Placed on Calendar
02/11/2008Read first time
02/11/2008Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/15/2008Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2008Read second time
02/19/2008Read third time
02/19/2008Passed by for the day
02/20/2008Read third time
02/20/2008Amendments by Delegate Griffith agreed to
02/20/2008Engrossed by House as amended
02/20/2008Passed House with amendments (97-Y 0-N)
02/20/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/22/2008House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/26/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB230ER)
02/26/2008Signed by Speaker
02/28/2008Signed by President
03/04/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 342 (effective 7/1/08)
03/04/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 340 (effective 7/1/08)
03/11/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0340)