Neighborhood revitalization; locality may adopt program to establish, etc. (SB374)

Introduced By

Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Neighborhood revitalization. Provides that a locality may by ordinance adopta program to establish and impose an annual blighted property assessment fee on real properties that have remained vacant for one year or longer if the property has been permitted by the owner to deteriorate to the extent that it has become detrimental to the public health, safety, or welfare of the locality or surrounding area and has contributed to the reduction of surrounding property values. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14102115D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/21/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB374)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB374)
02/04/2014Continued to 2015 in Local Government (15-Y 0-N)