Beautification projects, local; localities to provide 30-day written notice to Commissioner of VDOT. (HB1633)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Local beautification projects. Requires localities that intend to install plant materials in a public right-of-way in connection with a local beautification project to provide at least 30 days' advance notice thereof to VDOT's State Maintenance Engineer.  The bill requires any locality that violates the law in carrying out such project to bear the cost of bringing the project into compliance with the law. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/07/2013Committee
01/07/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101530D
01/07/2013Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/11/2013Assigned Transportation sub: #4
01/17/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
01/29/2013Reported from Transportation with substitute (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2013Committee substitute printed 13104558D-H1
01/31/2013Read first time
02/01/2013Read second time
02/01/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104558D-H1
02/01/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1633H1
02/04/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/04/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1633H1)
02/04/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2013Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/13/2013Reported from Transportation (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Read third time
02/18/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Enrolled
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1633ER)
02/21/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1633ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/22/2013Signed by President
03/19/2013Governor's recommendation received by House
04/02/2013Placed on Calendar
04/03/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 737 (effective 7/1/13)
04/03/2013House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/03/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2013Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/03/2013G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/03/2013Reenrolled
04/03/2013Reenrolled bill text (HB1633ER2)
04/03/2013Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/03/2013Signed by President as reenrolled
04/03/2013Enacted, Chapter 737 (effective 7/1/13)
04/03/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0737)

Video

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 2 minutes.