Local planning commissions; proposed plats. (SB993)

Introduced By

Sen. Bryce Reeves (R-Spotsylvania)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Local planning commissions; proposed plats. Prohibits a local planning commission from delaying the official submission of any proposed plat, site plan, or plan of development by requiring presubmission conferences, meetings, or reviews. The bill eliminates exemptions (i) for deficiencies caused by changes, errors, or omissions occurring in the applicant's plat, site plan, or plan of development filings after the initial submission of such plat, site plan, or plan of development and (ii) from the review and approval of construction plans. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/24/2018Unanimous consent to introduce
01/24/2018Presented and ordered printed 18105308D
01/24/2018Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/01/2018Impact statement from DHCD/CLG (SB993)
02/06/2018Reported from Local Government with substitute (10-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2018Committee substitute printed 18106865D-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 18106865D-S1
02/09/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB993S1
02/12/2018Passed by temporarily
02/12/2018Read third time and passed Senate (36-Y 4-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 (7-Y 1-N)
02/23/2018Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2018Read second time
02/28/2018Read third time
02/28/2018Passed House (95-Y 4-N)
02/28/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB993ER)
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 670 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0670)