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SB 281

  • Virginia Senate Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Jan 03, 2020
  • Passed Senate Jan 30, 2020
  • Passed House Mar 04, 2020
  • Became Law Apr 22, 2020

Scottsville, Town of; amending charter, staggered elections for town council and other officers.

Abstract

Charter; Town of Scottsville; town council and other town officers. Provides staggered elections for the town council and removes authority of the town council to appoint other police officers besides the town sergeant. The bill authorizes the town council to appoint a town administrator, and authorizes the town council to appoint one person to multiple offices. The bill changes the term "president of the council" to "vice-mayor" and includes female pronouns with all instances of male pronouns. The bill contains an emergency clause and is identical to HB 345.

Charter; Town of Scottsville; town council and other town officers. Provides staggered elections for the town council and removes authority of the town council to appoint other police officers besides the town sergeant. The bill authorizes the town council to appoint a town administrator, and authorizes the town council to appoint one person to multiple offices. The bill changes the term "president of the council" to "vice-mayor" and includes female pronouns with all instances of male pronouns. The bill contains an emergency clause.

Charter; Town of Scottsville; town council andother town officers. Provides staggered elections for the towncouncil and removes authority of the town council to appoint otherpolice officers besides the town sergeant. The bill authorizes thetown council to appoint a town administrator, and authorizes thetown council to appoint one person to multiple offices. The billchanges the term "president of the council" to "vice-mayor" and includesfemale pronouns with all instances of male pronouns.

Bill Sponsors (1)

R. Creigh Deeds

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 25
Primary

Votes


Actions


Apr 22, 2020

Senate

Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 1-N)

House

Enacted, Chapter 1252 (effective 4/22/20)

House

Signed by Speaker as reenrolled

Senate

Signed by President as reenrolled

Senate

Reenrolled bill text (SB281ER2)

Senate

Reenrolled

Office of the Governor

Governor's recommendation adopted

House

VOTE: (90-Y 0-N)

House

House concurred in Governor's recommendation (90-Y 0-N)

Apr 11, 2020

Senate

Governor's recommendation received by Senate

Mar 12, 2020

Senate

Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020

Office of the Governor

Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020

Mar 08, 2020

House

Signed by Speaker

Mar 07, 2020

Senate

Signed by President

Senate

Enrolled

Mar 04, 2020

House

Passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)

House

VOTE: Block Vote Passage (98-Y 0-N)

House

Read third time

Mar 03, 2020

House

Read second time

Feb 28, 2020

House

Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N)

Feb 20, 2020

House

Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)

Feb 13, 2020

House

Assigned CC & T sub: Charters

Feb 03, 2020

House

Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns

House

Read first time

House

Placed on Calendar

Jan 30, 2020

Senate

Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)

Jan 29, 2020

Senate

Reading of amendment waived

Senate

Printed as engrossed 20100709D-E

Senate

Engrossed by Senate as amended SB281E

Senate

Emergency clause added

Senate

Committee amendment agreed to

Senate

Read second time

Jan 28, 2020

Senate

Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)

Jan 27, 2020

Senate

Reported from Local Government with amendment (15-Y 0-N)

Jan 22, 2020

Senate

Assigned Local Gov sub: Charters

Jan 18, 2020

Senate

Impact statement from DHCD (SB281)

Jan 03, 2020

Senate

Referred to Committee on Local Government

Senate

Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100709D

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Impact statement from DHCD (SB281) HTML
Engrossed by Senate as amended SB281E HTML
Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB281ER) HTML
Reenrolled bill text (SB281ER2) HTML
Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP1252) HTML

Related Documents

Document Format
Amendment: SB281AS HTML
Amendment: SB281AG HTML

Sources

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