Charter; County of Chesterfield. (SB942)

Introduced By

Sen. John Watkins (R-Midlothian) with support from co-patron Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; County of Chesterfield. Adds provisions to the charter of Chesterfield County requiring the salary of the clerk of the circuit court to be paid out of the general fund of the county. Likewise, the expenses of the office of the clerk of the circuit court, including the compensation of the deputies and employees of the office, shall be paid out of the general fund of the county. All clerk's fees and commissions received by the clerk of the circuit court for the performance of the clerk's official duties pursuant to statute and local ordinance shall be paid into the general fund of Chesterfield County. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 097661348
01/07/2009Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/20/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB942)
01/27/2009Rereferred from Local Government (10-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Rereferred to Finance
02/05/2009Reported from Finance (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2009Passed Senate (27-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/16/2009Assigned CC & T sub: 1
02/20/2009Tabled in Counties, Cities and Towns


This bill mentions Chesterfield, Chesterfield.


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 6 minutes.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1733.