Smithfield, Town of; amending charter, municipal elections, repealing outdated provisions. (HB91)

Introduced By

Del. Otto Wachsmann (R-Sussex) with support from co-patron Sen. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Charter; Town of Smithfield. Amends the charter for the Town of Smithfield in Isle of Wight County to reflect the town's shift from May to November municipal elections. The bill also updates or repeals outdated provisions of the town's charter. This bill is identical to SB 309. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/30/2023Committee
12/30/2023Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/24 24101137D
12/30/2023Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
01/16/2024Assigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
02/02/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/02/2024Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2024Read first time
02/07/2024Read second time and engrossed
02/08/2024Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/08/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2024Referred to Committee on Local Government
02/26/2024Reported from Local Government (11-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)
03/05/2024Enrolled
03/05/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB91ER)
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
04/02/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 269 (effective 7/1/24)
04/02/2024G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0269)

Map

This bill mentions Isle of Wight County.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB309.

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