Grass and weeds; adds Town of Cedar Bluff to list of localities. (HB2226)

Introduced By

Del. Will Morefield (R-North Tazewell)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Grass cutting; Town of Cedar Bluff. Adds the Town of Cedar Bluff to the list of localities that may, by ordinance, have agents or employees of the locality cut grass and weeds cut from occupied property and charge the cost to the property owner.


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2013Presented and ordered printed 13103273D
01/11/2013Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/18/2013Assigned CC & T sub: #1
01/23/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
01/25/2013Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2013Read first time
01/29/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2013Read third time and passed House (83-Y 16-N)
01/30/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (83-Y 16-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2013Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/12/2013Reported from Local Government (9-Y 5-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 (28-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2013Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2226ER)
02/21/2013Signed by Speaker
02/21/2013Signed by President
03/18/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 508 (effective 7/1/13)
03/18/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0508)


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 1 minute.