Charter; City of Williamsburg. (SB1189)

Introduced By

Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)

Progress

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

Description

Charter; City of Williamsburg. Amends the charter for the City of Williamsburg so that vacancies in the city council are filled pursuant to Virginia Code. Vacancies may first be appointed by the remaining council members if a vacancy in the council occurs and then by the voters in a special election. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103692D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/13/2011Assigned Local Gov sub: Charter
01/18/2011Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2011Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/08/2011Assigned CC & T sub: #1
02/09/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/11/2011Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Read second time
02/15/2011Read third time
02/15/2011Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/15/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011Enrolled
02/18/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1189ER)
02/18/2011Signed by Speaker
02/21/2011Signed by President
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 527 (effective 7/1/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0527)

Video

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 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2139.

Comments

stephen writes:

Would the hours of this special election be when kids are at the bus stops?