Assessments for local improvements, special; adds City of Hampton to localities that may impose. (HB203)

Introduced By

Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special assessments for local improvements; City of Hampton.  Adds the City of Hampton to the lists of localities that may impose special assessments upon abutting property owners for improvements related to the initial paving of streets, flood prevention, and the undergrounding of utilities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102536D
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)
01/19/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 1-N)
01/20/2012Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2012Read first time
01/24/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/25/2012Read third time and passed House (85-Y 14-N)
01/25/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (85-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
01/26/2012Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/21/2012Reported from Local Government (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Read third time
02/24/2012Passed Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB203ER)
03/01/2012Signed by Speaker
03/03/2012Signed by President
03/30/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 404 (effective 7/1/12)
03/30/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0404)


This bill mentions Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Hampton, Poquoson, Williamsburg, Blue Ridge, Richmond, Waynesboro, Augusta, Loudoun.


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.