Zoning; transfer of development rights. (SB571)

Introduced By

Sen. Patsy Ticer (D-Alexandria) with support from 10 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax), Del. Charniele Herring (D-Alexandria), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Jim Scott (D-Merrifield), Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria), Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale), Sen. Toddy Puller (D-Mount Vernon), Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon), Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Zoning; transfer of development rights.  Allows any county with the urban county executive form of government to provide in its zoning ordinances for the dedication of density or other rights to develop real property, as defined by the county, from one or more parcels of property located in the county that are not the subject of a development application to one or more parcels of property located elsewhere in the county that are the subject of a development application. Currently, Fairfax County is the only county with the urban county executive form of government. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101785D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/09/2010Continued to 2011 in Local Government (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)