Front Royal, Town of; amending charter, extensive updates to outdated provisions and references. (SB550)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Charter; Town of Front Royal. Makes extensive updates to the Town of Front Royal's charter by deleting outdated provisions and updating references to current law. Other changes include granting certain powers regarding blighted or derelict structures, rewriting public notice provisions, and granting authority to contract with users from outside the town for provision of water, gas, electric, sewer, or other utility services, notwithstanding any other provision of law. This bill is identical to HB 1166. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18104682D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/16/2018Reported from Local Government (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2018Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2018Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Placed on Calendar
01/29/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/16/2018Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendments (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Read second time
02/21/2018Read third time
02/21/2018Committee amendments agreed to
02/21/2018Engrossed by House as amended
02/21/2018Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/21/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018House amendments agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2018Enrolled
02/27/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB550ER)
02/27/2018Signed by Speaker
03/02/2018Signed by President
03/05/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 5, 2018
03/05/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/19/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 329 (effective 7/1/18)
03/19/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0329)