Charter; Town of Middletown. (HB1243)

Introduced By

Del. Joe May (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Middletown.  Shifts town elections from May to November and makes technical amendments. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/20/2012 Committee
  • 01/20/2012 Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 12101961D
  • 01/20/2012 Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
  • 01/25/2012 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 with amendment (14-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 Reading of amendment waived
  • 03/02/2012 Committee amendment agreed to
  • 03/02/2012 Engrossed by Senate as amended
  • 03/02/2012 Passed Senate with amendment (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/05/2012 Placed on Calendar
  • 03/06/2012 Senate amendment agreed to by House (100-Y 0-N)
  • 03/06/2012 VOTE: ADOPTION EMERGENCY (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 03/09/2012 Enrolled
  • 03/09/2012 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1243ER)
  • 03/09/2012 Signed by Speaker
  • 03/10/2012 Signed by President
  • 04/05/2012 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 633 (effective 4/5/12)
  • 04/05/2012 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0633)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.


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