Localities; allowed to make donations to nonprofit association furnishing services to community. (SB237)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Donations by localities. Allows localities to make donations to any nonprofit association or organization furnishing services to beautify and maintain communities and/or to prevent neighborhood deterioration. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 088290324
01/07/2008Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/15/2008Reported from Local Government (14-Y 1-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 (39-Y 1-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
02/29/2008Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (18-Y 3-N)
03/03/2008Read second time
03/04/2008Read third time
03/04/2008Passed House (91-Y 8-N)
03/04/2008VOTE: --- PASSAGE (91-Y 8-N)
03/05/2008Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB237ER)
03/05/2008Signed by Speaker
03/06/2008Signed by President
03/12/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 612 (effective 7/1/08)
03/18/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0612)