Wireless communications infrastructure; procedure for approved by localities. (HB2196)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City) with support from co-patrons Del. Steve Heretick (D-Portsmouth), Del. Tim Hugo (R-Centreville), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), and Del. Danny Marshall (R-Danville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Wireless communications infrastructure.Provides a uniform procedure for the way in which wireless communications infrastructure is approved by localities and approved and installed in public rights-of-way. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103884D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2017Impact statement from DHCD (HB2196)
01/30/2017Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (HB2196)
01/31/2017Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (18-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2017Committee substitute printed 17104414D-H1
01/31/2017Substitute bill reprinted 17104414D-H1
02/02/2017Read first time
02/03/2017Passed by for the day
02/06/2017Read second time
02/06/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17104414D-H1
02/06/2017Engrossment refused by House (37-Y 57-N)
02/06/2017VOTE: ENGROSSMENT REFUSED (37-Y 57-N) (see vote tally)