Land use proposals; exempts localities and citizens' organization from payment of certain VDOT fees. (SB222)

Introduced By

Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon) with support from co-patron Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Transportation land use review. Exempts localities and citizens groups from payment of certain Department fees for review of land use proposals. Also, citizen groups are exempted from conducting any required traffic impact analysis that may be required at the time of a comprehensive plan amendment. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103856D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/02/2010Committee substitute printed 10104929D-S1
02/02/2010Reported from Local Government with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Read second time
02/08/2010Reading of substitute waived
02/08/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10104929D-S1
02/08/2010Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB222S1
02/09/2010Passed by for the day
02/10/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Placed on Calendar
02/16/2010Read first time
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/17/2010Assigned CC & T sub: #2
02/18/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting (11-Y 0-N)
02/18/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB222S1)
02/19/2010Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2010Read second time
02/23/2010Read third time
02/23/2010Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/23/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB222ER)
03/01/2010Signed by Speaker
03/02/2010Signed by President
03/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 121 (effective 7/1/10)
03/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0121)
03/12/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB222ER)