Short-term rentals; regulation by locality. (HB1474)

Introduced By

Del. John McGuire (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Regulation of short-term rentals. Requires any ordinance adopted by the governing body of any locality relating to regulation of short-term rentals to comply with various provisions related to the short-term rental of property, including limits on (i) the total number of nights permitted for short-term rental on the short-term rental operator's property and (ii) the number of short-term rental properties owned by any one person or entity. The bill also requires such ordinance to comply with various Code of Virginia provisions related to zoning enforcement, the Uniform Statewide Building Code (§ 36-97 et seq.), real estate licensing, common interest communities, and covered entities otherwise regulated by localities. Read the Bill »


01/21/2020: Awaiting a Vote in the Counties, Cities and Towns Committee


01/08/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103438D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/08/2020Stricken from House calendar
01/21/2020Assigned CC & T sub: Land Use