Uniform Statewide Building Code; enforcement of provisions by towns for construction, etc. (HB1574)

Introduced By

Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Uniform Statewide Building Code; enforcement by towns. Provides that if any town does not elect to enforce the Uniform Statewide Building Code, then such enforcement shall be the responsibility of the county in which the town is situated. The bill also provides that the enforcement by the county shall be with equal dignity as the county does in unincorporated areas of the county and no agreement between the town and the county shall be required as a prerequisite for the county to perform this obligation. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


02/11/2013: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/04/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102113D
01/04/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/11/2013Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
01/16/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1574)
01/16/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
01/17/2013Reported from General Laws with amendment (22-Y 0-N)
01/17/2013Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2013Read first time
01/22/2013Read second time
01/22/2013Committee amendments agreed to
01/22/2013Engrossed by House as amended HB1574E
01/22/2013Printed as engrossed 13102113D-E
01/23/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/25/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1574E)
02/11/2013Passed by indefinitely in General Laws and Technology with letter (9-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)


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: SB1239.