Affordable dwelling unit ordinances; program to address housing needs. (SB290)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond) with support from co-patron Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Affordable dwelling unit ordinances. Expands from specific localities to any locality the scope of existing enabling legislation related to affordable dwelling unit ordinances, making such legislation applicable statewide. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101959D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/15/2018Impact statement from DHCD (SB290)
01/22/2018Rereferred from General Laws and Technology (8-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2018Rereferred to Local Government
02/06/2018Reported from Local Government with substitute (9-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2018Committee substitute printed 18106365D-S1
02/08/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2018Read second time
02/09/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/09/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106365D-S1
02/09/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB290S1
02/12/2018Passed by temporarily
02/12/2018Read third time and passed Senate (26-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Placed on Calendar
02/15/2018Read first time
02/15/2018Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/20/2018Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
02/21/2018Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2019
02/26/2018Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
03/06/2018Left in Counties, Cities and Towns