Zoning appeals, board of; recipient to receive notice of zoning violation. (SB1559)

Introduced By

Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Board of zoning appeals. Requires that the recipient of certain notices from the board of zoning appeals receive actual notice prior to the commencement of the 30-day appeal period. The bill also provides that the board shall require a certification that a violation still exists prior to issuing a final order regarding a zoning violation. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/20/2017Presented and ordered printed 17104090D
01/20/2017Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/31/2017Reported from Local Government with amendments (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Read second time
02/03/2017Reading of amendments waived
02/03/2017Committee amendments agreed to
02/03/2017Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1559E
02/03/2017Printed as engrossed 17104090D-E
02/03/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Placed on Calendar
02/08/2017Read first time
02/08/2017Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/08/2017Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
02/15/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 1-N)
02/17/2017Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Read second time
02/21/2017Read third time
02/21/2017Passed House (93-Y 1-N 1-A)
02/21/2017VOTE: PASSAGE (93-Y 1-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/24/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1559ER)
02/24/2017Signed by President
02/24/2017Signed by Speaker
02/28/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/20/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 665 (effective 7/1/17)
03/20/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0665)