Inoperable motor vehicles; adds Albemarle County to those localities that may prohibit from keeping. (SB885)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Inoperable motor vehicles. Adds Albemarle County to those localities that may prohibit any person from keeping, except within a fully enclosed building or structure or otherwise shielded or screened from view, on any property zoned or used for residential purposes, or on any property zoned for commercial or agricultural purposes, certain inoperable motor vehicles. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/04/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101642D
01/04/2013Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/15/2013Reported from Local Government (10-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2013Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2013Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2013Read third time and passed Senate (31-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2013Placed on Calendar
01/25/2013Read first time
01/25/2013Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/11/2013Assigned CC & T sub: #1
02/13/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 1-N)
02/15/2013Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2013Read second time
02/19/2013Read third time
02/19/2013Passed House (90-Y 10-N)
02/19/2013VOTE: PASSAGE (90-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2013Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB885ER)
02/22/2013Signed by Speaker
02/23/2013Signed by President
03/14/2013G Approved by Governor-Chapter 364 (effective 7/1/13)
03/14/2013G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0364)


This bill mentions Suffolk, Portsmouth, Hampton, Newport News, Lynchburg, Henrico, Albemarle, Prince William, Manassas, Manassas Park, Alexandria, Arlington, Loudoun.


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 35 seconds.