Charter; Town of Clarksville. (HB2582)

Introduced By

Del. Tommy Wright (R-Victoria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Clarksville. Amends the current charter of the Town of Clarksville to provide all gender-neutral pronouns. Relieves the town manager of his/her duty of preparing a comprehensive report of financial transactions and administrative activities of the town during the preceding fiscal year. Repeals a provision of the charter granting council the power to both borrow funds necessary for the operation of the town affairs and to execute and deliver notes as evidence of any such debt created by money so borrowed. The town council may, by ordinance, provide that taxes or charges hereafter made, imposed, or incurred for water use within the Town of Clarksville shall be a lien on the real estate served by such waterline. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/22/2009Presented and ordered printed 099814796
01/22/2009Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/30/2009Assigned CC & T sub: 1
02/04/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
02/06/2009Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2009Read first time
02/09/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/10/2009Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/10/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/17/2009Reported from Local Government (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Read third time
02/20/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Passed by for the day
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2582ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
02/28/2009Signed by President
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 487 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0487)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1375.