Manufactured home; excludes a park model recreation vehicle from definition. (SB1497)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Manufactured home; definition. Excludes a park model recreation vehicle from the definition of "manufactured home" and defines a park model recreational vehicle as a vehicle that is (i) designed and marketed as temporary living quarters for recreational, camping, travel, or seasonal use; (ii) not permanently affixed to real property for use as a permanent dwelling; (iii) built on a single chassis mounted on wheels with a gross trailer area not exceeding 400 square feet in the setup mode; and (iv) certified by the manufacturer as complying with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) A119.5 Park Model Recreational Vehicle Standard. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/18/2017Presented and ordered printed 17103559D
01/18/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/25/2017Reported from Transportation with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2017Read second time
01/30/2017Reading of amendment waived
01/30/2017Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2017Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1497E
01/30/2017Printed as engrossed 17103559D-E
01/31/2017Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Placed on Calendar
02/03/2017Read first time
02/03/2017Referred to Committee on Transportation
02/07/2017Assigned Transportation sub: Subcommittee #4
02/09/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
02/14/2017Reported from Transportation (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2017Read second time
02/16/2017Read third time
02/16/2017Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/16/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1497E)
02/20/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1497ER)
02/20/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB1497ER)
02/20/2017Signed by Speaker
02/21/2017Signed by President
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 370 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0370)