Jonesville, Town of; amending charter, lengthens terms of mayor and councilmen. (HB1428)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Jonesville. Lengthens the terms of councilmen and the mayor from two years to four years. The bill contains an emergency clause. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/16/2018Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/10/18 18104624D
01/16/2018Presented and ordered printed with emergency clause 18104624D
01/16/2018Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/22/2018Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
01/24/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/26/2018Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2018Read first time
01/31/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/01/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2018Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
02/01/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/01/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE 2 (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2018Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/20/2018Reported from Local Government with amendment (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Read third time
02/23/2018Reading of amendment waived
02/23/2018Committee amendment agreed to (31-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/23/2018Passed Senate with amendment (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2018Placed on Calendar
02/27/2018Senate amendment agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/27/2018VOTE: ADOPTION EMERGENCY (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1428ER)
03/01/2018Signed by Speaker
03/03/2018Signed by President
03/07/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 7, 2018
03/07/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/23/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 413 (effective 3/23/18)
03/23/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0413)