Businesses, certain; local limitations on number. (HB979)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local limitations on number of certain businesses. Provides that a locality may by ordinance reasonably limit the number of motor vehicle title loan businesses, payday lenders, check cashers, and precious metals dealers that may be operated at any one time within its territorial limits. The ordinance may limit the number of such establishments based on a specific number of businesses per magisterial or election district or by limiting the number of such businesses within an established radius. Read the Bill »


03/10/2014: Passed the General Assembly


01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100962D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/12/2014Left in Commerce and Labor
03/06/2014Signed by Speaker
03/10/2014Signed by President