Emergency services; certain counties authorized to impose fee to fund. (SB680)

Introduced By

Sen. Creigh Deeds (D-Bath)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special fee to fund emergency services in certain counties. Authorizes any county with a population of less than 3,000 to adopt an ordinance, after holding a public hearing, imposing a fee to fund the provision of emergency medical services in the county. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102255D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/06/2018Reported from Local Government (8-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2018Read second time
02/09/2018Floor substitute printed 18106980D-S1 (Deeds)
02/09/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/09/2018Substitute by Senator Deeds agreed to 18106980D-S1
02/09/2018Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB680S1
02/12/2018Passed by temporarily
02/12/2018Read third time and passed Senate (30-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Passed Senate (29-Y 10-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2018Placed on Calendar
02/15/2018Read first time
02/15/2018Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/21/2018Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #2
02/21/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 2-N)
02/23/2018Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2018Read second time
02/28/2018Read third time
02/28/2018Passed House (87-Y 12-N)
02/28/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (87-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB680ER)
03/05/2018Signed by Speaker
03/08/2018Signed by President
03/14/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 14, 2018
03/14/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 660 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0660)