Richmond Metropolitan Authority; may establish and maintain police department, etc. (HB1165)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Richmond Metropolitan Authority; police. Provides that the Authority may exercise full law-enforcement powers upon all property owned, operated, managed, leased, or maintained by or under the control of the Authority; establish and maintain a police department; and appoint and employ police officers to enforce the laws of the Commonwealth, the ordinances of the City of Richmond or the County of Chesterfield or Henrico, whichever may be applicable, and all rules and regulations of the Authority. Amends § 15.2-7017, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/17/2012Presented and ordered printed 12103224D
01/17/2012Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/08/2012Assigned MPPS sub: #2
02/09/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (3-Y 1-N)
02/10/2012Assigned App. sub: Public Safety
02/10/2012Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with substitute (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2012Committee substitute printed 12105350D-H1
02/10/2012Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/10/2012Continued to 2013 in Appropriations
11/29/2012Left in Appropriations


This bill mentions Chesterfield, Henrico, Richmond.