Business permit, license, etc.; timely response by localities. (HB1404)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Head (R-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Assistance and documentation required from localities. Provides that in any instance in which a person is seeking a business permit, a license, or an application for any similar local government approval from a locality, the locality shall provide documentation and instructions that outline all steps necessary to obtain the permit, license, or approval. The locality shall also specify any further permit, license, or other approval that may be required to complete the original project or business activity and shall disclose the expected time required by the locality for the completion of each step of the process to obtain the permit, license, or other approval. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/18/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100538D
12/18/2014Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/15/2015Impact statement from DHCD (HB1404)
01/16/2015Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
01/21/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Counties, Cities and Towns