Sale of property; City of Newport News to sell certain property for nominal amount. (SB286)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sale of certain property.  Adds the City of Newport News to an existing provision that allows the City of Richmond to sell certain property for a nominal amount. The bill also adds small parcels not suitable for development to the types of property subject to such sale.


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101735D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/17/2012Reported from Local Government (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2012Read second time and engrossed
01/23/2012Read third time and passed Senate (27-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2012Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2012Passed Senate (29-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/20/2012Assigned CC & T sub: #1
02/22/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
02/24/2012Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with substitute (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Committee substitute printed 12105556D-H1
02/27/2012Read second time
02/28/2012Read third time
02/28/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105556D-H1
02/28/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB286H1
02/28/2012Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/28/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012House substitute agreed to by Senate (35-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Title replaced 12105556D-H1
03/06/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB286ER)
03/06/2012Signed by Speaker
03/08/2012Signed by President
04/04/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 567 (effective 7/1/12)
04/04/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0567)


This bill mentions Newport News, Richmond.


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 3 minutes.