New Market, Town of; new charter (previous charter repealed). (HB376)

Introduced By

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Charter; Town of New Market. Establishes a new charter for the Town of New Market in Shenandoah County and repeals the current charter, which was created in 1972. The proposed charter sets out the organization of the town's government and contains powers typically granted to towns. This bill is identical to SB 375. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2024Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24101625D
01/07/2024Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/16/2024Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
01/26/2024House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/26/2024Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment(s) (19-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2024Read first time
01/31/2024Passed by for the day
02/01/2024Passed by for the day
02/02/2024Passed by for the day
02/05/2024Passed by for the day
02/06/2024Read second time
02/06/2024Committee amendment agreed to
02/06/2024Engrossed by House as amended HB376E
02/06/2024Printed as engrossed 24101625D-E
02/07/2024Read third time and passed House (98-Y 2-N)
02/07/2024VOTE: Passage (98-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2024Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/26/2024Reported from Local Government (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Read third time
02/28/2024Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB376ER)
03/05/2024Signed by Speaker
03/07/2024Signed by President
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/05/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 528 (effective 7/1/24)


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