Charter; Town of Stephens City. (HB1146)

Introduced By

Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Stephens City.  Shifts the town's local elections from May to November. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/16/2012 Committee
  • 01/16/2012 Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 12100420D
  • 01/16/2012 Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
  • 01/20/2012 Assigned CC & T sub: #1
  • 02/01/2012 Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
  • 02/03/2012 Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/06/2012 Read first time
  • 02/07/2012 Read second time and engrossed
  • 02/08/2012 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 02/08/2012 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/09/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 02/09/2012 Referred to Committee on Local Government
  • 02/27/2012 Assigned Local Gov sub: Charter
  • 02/28/2012 Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/01/2012 Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/02/2012 Read third time
  • 03/02/2012 Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/08/2012 Enrolled
  • 03/08/2012 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1146ER)
  • 03/08/2012 Signed by Speaker
  • 03/09/2012 Signed by President
  • 03/22/2012 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 334 (effective 3/22/12)
  • 03/22/2012 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0334)


This bill mentions Stephens City.


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 35 seconds.


This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.