Historic structures; demolition. (HB327)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville) with support from co-patron Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Historic structures; demolition.  Provides that a locality may require by ordinance that certain structures within a historic district not be demolished except in compliance with the local ordinance, unless the local building department determines that it constitutes such a hazard that it shall be razed and removed. Amends § 36-105, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/10/2012Committee
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102218D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/13/2012Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
01/25/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
01/26/2012Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Read first time
01/31/2012Read second time
01/31/2012Committee amendment agreed to
01/31/2012Engrossed by House as amended HB327E
01/31/2012Printed as engrossed 12102218D-E
02/01/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/20/2012Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Read third time
02/23/2012Passed Senate (36-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2012Enrolled
02/28/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB327ER)
02/28/2012Signed by Speaker
02/29/2012Signed by President
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0494)
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 494 (effective 7/1/12)

Video

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.