Crewe, Town of; amending charter, changes to charter including town council, elections and powers. (SB1216)

Introduced By

Sen. Frank Ruff (R-Clarksville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of Crewe; town council; elections and powers. Makes various changes to the charter for the Town of Crewe in Nottoway County, including (i) staggering town council elections; (ii) changing from three to two the number of town council members required to call a special meeting; and (iii) transferring from the town council to the town manager the authority to appoint, suspend, or terminate the chief of police with majority approval by the town council. The bill also repeals provisions related to the establishment of a municipal court. Read the Bill »


01/21/2021: Passed the Senate


01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21101181D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/15/2021Assigned Local Gov sub: Charters
01/18/2021Reported from Local Government (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/21/2021Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1764.

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