Annexation; extends to 2018 temporary restriction on city authority on granting of city charters. (SB1287)

Introduced By

Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Annexation. Extends the current annexation moratorium to 2018. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 097651280
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/03/2009Reported from Local Government (12-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2009Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2009Placed on Calendar
02/11/2009Read first time
02/11/2009Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/13/2009Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read second time
02/17/2009Read third time
02/17/2009Passed House (91-Y 5-N)
02/17/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (91-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1287ER)
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 129 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0129)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.