Subdivision ordinances; sidewalk improvements. (SB237)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Optional provisions in subdivision ordinances; sidewalk improvements. Adds to the list of optional provisions in local subdivision ordinances a provision allowing any town in the Northern Virginia Transportation District to require the dedication of land for sidewalk improvements where the property being developed is designated for such improvements on the locality's pedestrian plan. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/03/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101217D
01/03/2014Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/04/2014Reported from Local Government (12-Y 3-N)
02/06/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/2014Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2014Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 8-N)
02/12/2014Placed on Calendar
02/12/2014Read first time
02/12/2014Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/14/2014Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
02/20/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 1-N)
02/21/2014Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2014Read second time
02/25/2014Read third time
02/25/2014Passed House (73-Y 24-N)
02/25/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (73-Y 24-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB237ER)
02/27/2014Signed by Speaker
03/01/2014Signed by President
04/04/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 619 (effective 7/1/14)
04/04/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0619)


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 3 minutes.