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. Amends § 15.2-2118, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


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