Charter; Town of Bedford. (HB1755)

Introduced By

Del. Barry Knight (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Charter; Town of Bedford. Creates a charter for the Town of Bedford, formerly the City of Bedford. The charter describes the incorporation, boundaries, and powers of the new town; provides for the administration, government and financial administration of the town through its mayor, council, and town manager; and contains general provisions addressing the continuance of the government of the former city and other matters. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2013Committee
01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102243D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/11/2013Assigned CC & T sub: #1
01/23/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
01/25/2013Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Read first time
01/29/2013Read second time
01/29/2013Committee amendments agreed to
01/29/2013Engrossed by House as amended HB1755E
01/29/2013Printed as engrossed 13102243D-E
01/30/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/30/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2013Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/12/2013Reported from Local Government (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Read third time
02/15/2013Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Enrolled
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1755ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/21/2013Signed by President
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 565 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0565)

Map

This bill mentions Bedford, City of Bedford, Bedford.

Video

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 50 seconds.