Charter; City of Winchester. (SB453)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; City of Winchester.  Provides for the appointment by the Common Council of a city manager, city attorney, and city clerk; eliminates the outdated offices of treasurer, civil and police justice, and judge of the corporation court; and makes clarifying amendments. 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 12101153D
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
02/20/2012Assigned CC & T sub: #1
02/29/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/29/2012Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Read second time
03/02/2012Read third time
03/02/2012Passed House (98-Y 1-N)
03/02/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB453ER)
03/07/2012Signed by Speaker
03/08/2012Signed by President
03/22/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 350 (effective 7/1/12)
03/22/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0350)


This bill mentions Winchester.