Family day homes; approval or denial of application by local government. (HB1209)

Introduced By

Del. Luke Torian (D-Woodbridge) with support from co-patron Del. Mike Futrell (D-Woodbridge)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Family day homes. Clarifies that a local governing body may, after notice and a public hearing, either approve with conditions or deny an application for a family day home serving six through 12 children. Amends § 15.2-2292, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/17/2014Presented and ordered printed 14103675D
01/17/2014Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/20/2014Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
01/30/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (11-Y 0-N)
01/31/2014Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2014Read first time
02/04/2014Read second time
02/04/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/04/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB1209E
02/04/2014Printed as engrossed 14103675D-E
02/05/2014Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/05/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2014Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/25/2014Reported from Local Government (14-Y 1-N)
02/27/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/28/2014Read third time
02/28/2014Passed Senate (36-Y 4-N)
03/05/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1209ER)
03/05/2014Signed by Speaker
03/08/2014Signed by President
04/07/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 771 (effective 7/1/14)
04/07/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0771)


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.