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. Amends § 15.2-2312, of the Code of Virginia. 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.