Charter; Town of Middleburg. (SB447)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Middleburg.  Empowers the town council to designate architectural control districts, specifying the issues of importance that the council must address through the design standards it adopts for each district. The amendments would require the town attorney to be licensed to practice in Virginia and omit the requirement that the attorney be in active practice in Loudoun County. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12
01/11/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101149D
01/11/2012Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/23/2012Assigned Local Gov sub: Charter
01/31/2012Reported from Local Government (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/17/2012Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read second time
02/21/2012Read third time
02/21/2012Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-0Y 0-N)
02/21/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB447ER)
02/24/2012Signed by Speaker
02/27/2012Signed by President
03/08/2012Governor's recommendation received by Senate
03/08/2012Placed on Calendar
03/10/2012Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2012House concurred in Governor's recommendation (93-Y 0-N)
03/10/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (93-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2012G Governor's recommendation adopted
03/10/2012Reenrolled bill text (SB447ER2)
03/10/2012Signed by President as reenrolled
03/10/2012Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
03/10/2012Enacted, Chapter 224 (effective 7/1/12)
03/10/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0224)


This bill mentions Middleburg, 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 40 seconds.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB904.