Parksley, Town of; amending, charter, moves May elections to November. (HB1492)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bloxom (R-Accomack)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Parksley; November elections. Moves elections for the town council and mayor of the Town of Parksley from May to November and decreases from four years to two years the length of terms of the mayor and council members. Read the Bill »


02/07/2020: In Committee


01/08/2020Presented and ordered printed 20104158D
01/08/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/12/2020Impact statement from DHCD (HB1492)
01/15/2020Referred from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/15/2020Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/17/2020Assigned CC & T sub: Charters
01/18/2020Impact statement from DHCD (HB1492)
01/23/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 0-N)
01/31/2020Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (17-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2020Read first time
02/05/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2020Read third time and passed House (93-Y 4-N)
02/06/2020VOTE: Passage (93-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2020Referred to Committee on Local Government

Hearing Scheduled

This bill is scheduled to be heard in the Senate Local Government’s Charters subcommittee on 02/24/2020. It meets on Tuesday, 11:00 a.m., 3rd Floor East.


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 35 seconds.

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