Zoning appeals, Board of; no action of board shall be valid unless authorized by majority. (HB1383)

Introduced By

Del. Ron Villanueva (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of zoning appeals.  Changes the vote requirement from a majority of "the membership of the board" to a majority of "those board members present and voting" for purposes of reversing any order, requirement, decision or determination of an administrative officer as well as other board actions. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/28/2010Unanimous consent to introduce
01/28/2010Presented and ordered printed 10103333D
01/28/2010Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/02/2010Assigned CC & T sub: #2
02/11/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
02/12/2010Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2010Committee substitute printed 10105334D-H1
02/14/2010Read first time
02/15/2010Read second time
02/15/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105334D-H1
02/15/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1383H1
02/16/2010Read third time and passed House (97-Y 0-N)
02/16/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2010Constitutional reading dispensed
02/17/2010Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/23/2010Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2010Read third time
02/26/2010Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1383ER)
03/08/2010Signed by Speaker
03/08/2010Signed by President
04/12/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 705 (effective 7/1/10)
04/12/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0705)


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 45 seconds.