Charter; Town of Hurt. (SB1313)

Introduced By

Sen. Robert Hurt (R-Chatham)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Hurt. Makes numerous changes to the charter including updating the town's boundaries. Other changes include changing the town's elections from May to November, altering the terms of certain town officers, and deleting or updating numerous outdated provisions.

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Bill Has Passed


01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/14/09 096604250
01/14/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/27/2009Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2009Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-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 BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/17/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1313ER)
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 130 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 130 (effective 2/25/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0130)


This bill mentions Pittsylvania, Hurt, Staunton.


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