Local boundaries for law-enforcement; organizing for purpose of 911 dispatch and response. (HB2216)

Introduced By

Del. Joseph Yost (R-Blacksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local boundaries for law-enforcement purposes. Provides that localities may designate mutually agreed-upon boundary lines between contiguous localities for purposes of organizing 911 dispatch and response, determining territorial jurisdiction in criminal cases, and clarifying issues related to coverage under workers' compensation and risk management laws. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2013Presented and ordered printed 13101173D
01/11/2013Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/22/2013Assigned MPPS sub: #2
01/24/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/25/2013Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Read first time
01/29/2013Read second time
01/29/2013Committee amendment agreed to
01/29/2013Engrossed by House as amended HB2216E
01/29/2013Printed as engrossed 13101173D-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 with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2013Read third time
02/15/2013Reading of amendment waived
02/15/2013Committee amendment agreed to
02/15/2013Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/15/2013Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Placed on Calendar
02/19/2013Senate amendment rejected by House (3-Y 97-N)
02/19/2013VOTE: REJECTED (3-Y 97-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013Senate insisted on amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2013Senate requested conference committee
02/21/2013House acceded to request
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by Senate
02/21/2013Senators: Edwards, Garrett, Smith
02/21/2013Conferees appointed by House
02/21/2013Delegates: Yost, Kilgore, Lopez
02/22/2013Conference report agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
02/22/2013VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2013Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2216ER)
03/04/2013Signed by President
03/05/2013Signed by Speaker
03/20/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 594 (effective 7/1/13)
03/20/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0594)


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 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB1314.