Town of Onancock; liens for water charges. (HB199)

Introduced By

Sen. Lynwood Lewis (D-Accomac)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Town of Onancock; ordinance providing that charges for water and sewer shall be a lien on real estate.  Adds the Town of Onancock to the list of localities permitted to provide by ordinance that charges for water and sewer shall be a lien on the real estate served by such waterline or sewer. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100927D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/13/2012Assigned CC & T sub: #2
01/19/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (11-Y 0-N)
01/20/2012Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2012Read first time
01/24/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/25/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2012Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
01/25/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/25/2012VOTE: PASSAGE #2 (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2012Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/28/2012Reported from Local Government with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2012Committee substitute printed 12105747D-S1
03/01/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Read third time
03/02/2012Reading of substitute waived
03/02/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105747D-S1
03/02/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB199S1
03/02/2012Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2012Placed on Calendar
03/06/2012Senate substitute agreed to by House 12105747D-S1 (97-Y 2-N)
03/06/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB199ER)
03/09/2012Signed by Speaker
03/10/2012Signed by President
04/05/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 620 (effective 7/1/12)
04/05/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0620)


This bill mentions Abingdon, Isle of Wight, Kenbridge, Newport News, Blacksburg, York, New Kent, Richmond, Botetourt, Goochland, Onancock, Clifton Forge, Spotsylvania, Orange, Stafford, Culpeper, Manassas Park, Front Royal.


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.