Inoperable motor vehicles; City of Hopewell, etc., by ordinance may prohibit person from keeping. (SB64)

Introduced By

Sen. Henry Marsh (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Sen. Roz Dance (D-Petersburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Inoperable motor vehicles. Adds the City of Hopewell 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


12/19/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14101156D
12/19/2013Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/14/2014Reported from Local Government (10-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/17/2014Read second time and engrossed
01/20/2014Read third time and passed Senate (32-Y 6-N)
01/23/2014Placed on Calendar
01/23/2014Read first time
01/23/2014Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/11/2014Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
02/19/2014Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 1-N)
02/21/2014Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2014Read second time
02/25/2014Read third time
02/25/2014Committee amendment agreed to
02/25/2014Engrossed by House as amended
02/25/2014Passed House with amendment (88-Y 10-N)
02/25/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (88-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2014House amendment agreed to by Senate (33-Y 7-N)
03/03/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB64ER)
03/03/2014Signed by Speaker
03/06/2014Signed by President
04/04/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 606 (effective 7/1/14)
04/04/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0606)


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 1 minute.