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COUNTIES, CITIES AND TOWNS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


ABC licenses; local issuance. Amending  4.1-205. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1796 (F))
ABC stores; operation on Sunday in certain localities. Amending 4.1-120. (Patron-Albo, HB 1653 (F))
Admissions tax; may be lowered for certain events in cities and towns. Amending  58.1-3840. (Patron-Woodrum, HB 2045 (Chapter 12))
Affordable housing; provisions in comprehensive plan. Amending 15.2-2223. (Patron-Oder, HB 2406 (Chapter 811))
Agricultural Enterprise Zone Act; created. Adding  3.1-18.13 through 3.1-18.26. (Patron-Saxman, HB 2805 (F))
Alleghany Highlands Economic Development Authority; references to City of Clifton Forge changed to Town status. Amending 15.2-6202, 15.2-6203, 15.2-6209, 15.2-6210, 15.2-6212 and 15.2-6214. (Patron-Deeds, SB 616 (CD))
Annexation; moratorium on towns. Amending  15.2-3201. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2755 (F))
Annexation; notice of proceedings. Amending  15.2-3232. (Patron-Landes, HB 1375 (Chapter 173))
Assessments for local improvements; interest on payments. Amending  15.2-2413. (Patron-Athey, HB 1974 (Chapter 198))
Billboards or advertising signs; removal of those that are abandoned. Amending  15.2-2307. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2473 (Chapter 53); Norment, SB 820 (Chapter 21))
Buchanan County Tourist Train Development Authority; created. Adding  15.2-6700 through 15.2-6704. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1174 (Chapter 577))
Business, professional and occupational license (BPOL) tax; any locality to impose fee on all businesses subject to same licensing provisions. Amending  58.1-3703. (Patron-Joannou, HB 926 (CD))
Business, professional and occupational license (BPOL) tax; limitation on local imposition on rental property. Amending 58.1-3703. (Patron-Drake, HB 2713 (F))
Candidates for public office; prohibits certain signature solicitation in county or city buildings. Adding  24.2-106.1. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2710 (Chapter 271))
Chesapeake Bay Resource Protection Area; density credits. Adding 15.2-2288.2. (Patron-Albo, HB 1729 (F))
Cigarette tax; imposition in any locality. Amending  58.1-3830; repealing  58.1-3831. (Patron-Quayle, SB 900 (F))
Cigarette tax; imposition in certain counties. Amending 58.1-3831. (Patron-Bloxom, HB 2729 (F))
Cigarette tax; maximum in counties. Amending  58.1-3830; repealing  58.1-3831. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2025 (F))
Circuit court clerks; payment to localities of excess fees collected. Amending  17.1-285. (Patron-Drake, HB 2672 (F))
Circuit court clerks; recordation of plats. Amending  17.1-223. (Patron-Williams, SB 1219 (F))
Cities, Commission on Condition and Future of Virginia’s; Final Report of (SJR 218, 2000). (SD 14)
Commonwealth’s attorneys, assistant; authorized to practice law part-time. Amending  15.2-1627, 15.2-1627.1, 15.2-1628 and 15.2-1630. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2589 (F); Reynolds, SB 1022 (F))
Communications services; localities may offer services, including telephone service, to customers. Amending  56-235.5, 56-265.4:4, 56-484.7:1, 56-484.7:2 and 56-484.7:4. (Patron-May, HB 2397 (Chapter 711))
Community activities and local and community service organizations; encouraging citizens to volunteer through participation therein. (Patron-Crittenden, HJR 640 ; Marsh, SJR 314 )
Community centers in certain towns; use for exhibition of certain commercial motion pictures. (Patron-Stump, HB 2707 (Chapter 524))
Community development authorities; declared a public body politic and corporate and political subdivision. Amending  15.2-5152 and 15.2-5155. (Patron-Janis, HB 2423 (Chapter 712))
Community development authorities; reduces tract acreage size for certain sparsely populated counties. Amending  15.2-5153. (Patron-McDougle, HB 2642 (Chapter 443))
Competitive purchasing; school boards may be included in county system. Amending  15.2-1231. (Patron-Reese, HB 2640 (F))
Condemnation; applicable for sidewalks and walkways. Amending 15.2-1904. (Patron-Reese, HB 2338 (F))
Condemnation; reimbursement of property taxes. Amending 15.2-1904. (Patron-Mims, SB 990 (Chapter 680))
Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; changes in provisions. Amending  2.2-3100, 2.2-3101, 2.2-3105, 2.2-3112, 2.2-3114, 2.2-3115, 2.2-3121, 2.2-3126 and 2.2-4369; adding 2.2-3104.2. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1546 (Chapter 694))
Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; disclosure of personal interests. Amending  2.2-3101, 2.2-3112 and 2.2-3115. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 112 (CD))
Conflict of Interests Act, State and Local Government; waivers for contracts for research and development or commercialization of intellectual property. Amending  2.2-3106. (Patron-Devolites, HB 2283 (Chapter 646))
Constitutional amendment; change in constitutional requirements for county and city officers (first reference). Amending Section 4 of Article VII. (Patron-Gear, HJR 701 (F))
Constitutional amendment; powers of certain counties (first reference). Amending Section 3 of Article VII. (Patron-Byrne, SJR 326 (F))
Constitutional offices; filling of vacancies. Amending 24.2-228.1. (Patron-Griffith, HB 328 (CD))
Correctional facilities, local; funds available for operating costs. Amending  53.1-84. (Patron-Ruff, SB 1317 (F))
Courthouse and courtroom security; assessment of cost in criminal and traffic cases. Amending  53.1-120. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1382 (Chapter 26); Rerras, SB 1069 (Chapter 44))
Courthouse construction; increases assessment therefor in civil cases. Amending  17.1-281. (Patron-Shuler, HB 2360 (F); Rerras, SB 1277 (F))
Courthouse construction, etc., and law libraries; abolishes cap on assessment fee. Amending  17.1-281. (Patron-Ingram, HB 2052 (F); Blevins, SB 780 (I) See SB1277)
“Crime Stoppers”; guidelines for local programs. Adding 15.2-1713.1. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1752 (Chapter 754); Colgan, SB 1032 (Chapter 760))
Criminal history records check; applicable in Henrico County. Adding  15.2-634.1. (Patron-Reid, HB 2118 (Chapter 202))
Criminal history records check; applicable to applicants for employment in certain localities. Adding  15.2-1503.1. (Patron-Sherwood, HB 2373 (Chapter 742))
Criminal history records check; applicable to applicants for employment in certain localities. Amending  15.2-709.1 and 27-6.2; adding  15.2-1505.1. (Patron-Petersen, HB 2031 (Chapter 739))
Criminal history records check; applicable to employees who provide public water supply. Amending  15.2-2134, 15.2-2143 and 19.2-389. (Patron-Reid, HB 2119 (F))
Criminal justice training academies; graduates to be provided with publication “Police, Crimes and Offenses and Motor Vehicle Laws of Virginia.” Adding  15.2-1754. (Patron-Quayle, SB 843 (F))
Dangerous weapons; prohibits possession in certain county-owned buildings in Fairfax County. Adding  15.2-859. (Patron-Byrne, SB 964 (F))
Delinquent tax sale process, local; study. (Patron-Edwards, SJR 355 )
Deteriorating buildings; civil penalties for violations of ordinances related to repair. Amending  15.2-906. (Patron-Shuler, HB 2362 (Chapter 207))
Development authorities; change of name of a former federal area. Amending  15.2-6302. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1851 (Chapter 246))
Dog recreation facilities; establishment within certain distance of an elementary school. Adding  15.2-1806.1. (Patron-Byrne, SB 566 (CD))
Economic Development Authority of Halifax County; created. Amending  15.2-4903 and 15.2-4904. (Patron-Hogan, HB 2104 (Chapter 357))
Electronic communication infrastructure; study on broadening across Commonwealth. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 25 (CD); Marshall, R.G., HJR 26 (CD); Marshall, R.G., HJR 27 (CD))
Electronic communication infrastructure; study on broadening across Northern Virginia. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 24 (CD); Marshall, R.G., HJR 28 (CD); Marshall, R.G., HJR 29 (CD))
Employees of local government; changes awarding of bonuses. Amending  15.2-1508. (Patron-Rust, HB 2270 (Chapter 204))
English ivy; local control. Amending  15.2-902. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1300 (F))
Enterprise zones; business and real property investment tax credit. Amending  59.1-280 and 59.1-280.1. (Patron-Suit, HB 466 (CD))
Enterprise zones; business tax credit for high investment/limited job creation qualified business firm. Amending  59.1-280. (Patron-Stosch, SB 859 (Chapter 676))
Enterprise zones; designation. Amending  59.1-274. (Patron-Rapp, HB 351 (CD); Bland, HB 1064 (CD))
Enterprise zones; extends designation. Amending  59.1-274 and 59.1-275. (Patron-Bloxom, HB 1988 (Chapter 763); Quayle, SB 903 (Chapter 748))
Enterprise zones; real property investment tax credit. Amending 59.1-280.1. (Patron-Suit, HB 485 (CD))
Enterprise zones; redesignation. Amending  59.1-274.2. (Patron-Nutter, HB 2717 (F))
Enterprise zones; residential use qualification. Adding 59.1-279.2. (Patron-Suit, HB 467 (CD))
Firearms; local control. Amending  15.2-915. (Patron-Black, HB 1516 (Chapter 943); Cole, HB 1581 (I) See HB1516)
Freedom of Information Act; excludes critical infrastructure and vulnerability assessments information. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Jones, S.C., HB 2211 (Chapter 704))
Freedom of Information Act; record exemption for employment discrimination investigations conducted by any local public body. Amending  2.2-3705. (Patron-Albo, HB 1651 (Chapter 307))
Galax City; abolishes elected office of Treasurer. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1808 (Chapter 188))
Hampton Roads Sports Facility Authority; changes in provisions. Amending  15.2-5900, 15.2-5904 through 15.2-5908, 15.2-5911, 15.2-5913, 15.2-5914 and 15.2-5915; adding  15.2-5921 through 15.2-5924. (Patron-Rerras, SB 1070 (F))
Handguns; prohibits possession in certain county-owned buildings in Fairfax County. Adding  15.2-925.1. (Patron-Scott, HB 1017 (CD))
Health insurance; benefits for retirees of local governments. Amending  2.2-1204. (Patron-Byron, HB 2547 (F))
Highway construction funds; any city or town may use a portion of its allocation for traffic calming projects or devices. Amending  33.1-23.3. (Patron-Darner, HB 130 (CD))
Highway funds; allocation for street maintenance in certain urban areas. Amending  33.1-41.1. (Patron-Drake, HB 510 (CD))
Home ownership; grants by localities. Adding  15.2-958.2. (Patron-Scott, HB 1013 (CD))
Human rights; prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation in Fairfax County. Amending  15.2-853 and 15.2-854. (Patron-Plum, HB 2420 (F))
Human rights; prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation in Newport News City. Amending  15.2-965. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2475 (F))
Income tax, state; distribution of individual revenues to localities. Adding  58.1-327, 58.1-328 and 58.1-329. (Patron-May, HB 575 (CD); Almand, HB 961 (CD))
Income tax, state; referendum for increase in localities. Amending  58.1-540 and 58.1-548; repealing  58.1-549. (Patron-Watts, HB 770 (CD); Watts, HB 2250 (F))
Industrial development authorities; appointment of members in Russell County. Amending  15.2-4904. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1244 (Chapter 347))
Industrial development authorities; bonds. Amending  15.2-4908. (Patron-Stosch, SB 1291 (Chapter 683))
Industrial development authorities; Charles City County authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending  15.2-4903. (Patron-Miles, HB 1781 (I) See HB1738)
Industrial development authorities; Charles City, Greene, New Kent and Patrick Counties authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending  15.2-4903. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1738 (Chapter 350))
Industrial development authorities; Greene County authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending 15.2-4903. (Patron-Bell, HB 2022 (I) See HB1738; Hanger, SB 1047 (Chapter 345))
Industrial development authorities; New Kent County authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending 15.2-4903. (Patron-Norment, SB 823 (Chapter 159))
Industrial development authorities; Patrick County authorized to refer thereto as an economic development authority. Amending 15.2-4903. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2583 (I) See HB1738; Reynolds, SB 1018 (Chapter 343))
Industrial Facilities Act, Regional; changes in provisions. Amending  15.2-6400 and 15.2-6405. (Patron-Trumbo, SB 973 (Chapter 874))
Inoperable motor vehicles; to be shielded or screened from view. Amending  15.2-904 and 15.2-905. (Patron-Trumbo, SB 613 (CD); Trumbo, SB 1262 (F))
Jail processing costs; collection. Amending  15.2-1613.1. (Patron-Deeds, SB 696 (Chapter 623))
Land records of a locality; enforcement of recorded private restrictions. Adding  8.01-255.3. (Patron-Barlow, HB 2111 (F))
Law enforcement; distribution of funds to localities for expenditures. Amending  2.2-1509, 2.2-1510 and 9.1-169. (Patron-Bryant, HB 1127 (CD); Whipple, SB 394 (CD))
License plates, special; issuance of “local logo” license plates to localities. Amending  46.2-749.4. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 2581 (I) See HB1735)
License plates, special; issuance of those bearing legend: HONORARY CONSUL. Amending  46.2-736.2. (Patron-Hanger, SB 1046 (I) See SB1230)
License plates, special; issuance to members and supporters of Job’s Daughters, YMCA’s of Virginia, Police Benevolent Association, various occupations, celebrating Virginia’s coal mining heritage, Washington Capitals hockey team, Izaak Walton League, achievements of Civilian Conservation Corps, and issuance of local logotype and those bearing legend: LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, “IN GOD WE TRUST” and MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. Amending  46.2-746.7, 46.2-746.8, 46.2-746.9 and 46.2-749.4; adding 46.2-749.5:1, 46.2-749.28:1, 46.2-749.73:1 and 46.2-749.84 through 46.2-749.88. (Patron-Rollison, HB 1735 (Chapter 925))
Line of Duty Act; applicable to employees performing emergency management or emergency services. Amending  9.1-400. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1684 (V); Norment, SB 822 (Chapter 1005))
Line of Duty Act; definition of disabled employee. Amending 9.1-400. (Patron-Norment, SB 516 (CD); Stolle, SB 814 (I) See SB759)
Line of Duty Act; disability benefits. Amending  9.1-404. (Patron-Janis, HB 1415 (F))
Line of Duty Act; eligibility for disability benefits. Amending 9.1-400 and 9.1-404. (Patron-Wampler, SB 759 (F))
Line of Duty Act; includes police chaplains. Amending  9.1-400. (Patron-Tata, HB 2486 (Chapter 37); Blevins, SB 952 (Chapter 41))
Local governing bodies; quorum at meetings. Amending  15.2-1415. (Patron-Ruff, SB 888 (F))
Local government; transferring certain obligations of trustees of unincorporated areas to board of supervisors. (Patron-Rapp, HB 2807 (Chapter 747))
Local Government, Commission on; duties of Executive Director. Amending  2.2-203, 15.2-2901, 15.2-3400 and 36-139; adding 36-132.1. (Patron-Athey, HB 1967 (Chapter 197))
Local government expenditures; appropriation required for legislation affecting. Adding  30-19.03:1.2. (Patron-Pollard, HB 2237 (F); Houck, SB 948 (F))
Local government group self-insurance pools; investment of assets. Amending  15.2-2704. (Patron-Miller, Y.B., SB 850 (Chapter 566))
Local governments; certain allowed to accept proffered conditions on each others behalf for voluntary settlement agreements. Amending  15.2-3400. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 2694 (Chapter 444); Bolling, SB 1295 (Chapter 583))
Local governments; taxing authority. Amending  15.2-204 and 15.2-1200. (Patron-Hull, HB 16 (CD); Darner, HB 131 (CD); Hull, HB 1397 (F))
Local governments; taxing authority. Amending  4.1-128, 15.2-204, 15.2-1200, 15.2-5814, 55-248.5 and 58.1-3840; repealing 58.1-3817, 58.1-3818, 58.1-3819, 58.1-3822, 58.1-3823, 58.1-3830 through 58.1-3834 and 58.1-3842. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1111 (F))
Local mandates; restriction on those unfunded. Adding 30-19.03:1.2. (Patron-Blevins, SB 777 (F))
Local officers and employees; restrictions on activities of those formerly employed in Virginia Beach City. Amending  15.2-1408. (Patron-Tata, HB 1788 (Chapter 945))
Local ordinances; retention of copies by clerk of governing bodies. Amending  15.2-1433. (Patron-Cole, HB 2058 (Chapter 200))
Low income housing; occupancy limitations in certain localities. Adding  15.2-959.1. (Patron-Parrish, HB 1578 (F))
Mandates on localities; allows Governor to suspend. Amending 2.2-113. (Patron-Newman, SB 1212 (Chapter 169))
Manufactured housing; replacement. Amending  15.2-2307. (Patron-Jones, D.C., HB 1799 (F); Scott, HB 1821 (Chapter 189); Puckett, SB 1175 (F))
Mayors and councils of cities and towns; election dates. Amending  24.2-222, 24.2-222.1, 24.2-311 and 24.2-503; adding 24.2-222.2. (Patron-Gear, HB 2078 (F))
Mental health courts; authorizes localities to seek funding for pilot programs, report on effectiveness. (Patron-Edwards, SB 1098 (F))
Monument and Memorial Preservation Act; created. Adding 15.2-1812.2. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 2714 (F))
Motor vehicle registration; local commissioners of the revenue may perform certain DMV services. Amending  15.2-1636 and 46.2-205. (Patron-McDougle, HB 2459 (F); Rerras, SB 1072 (F))
Motor vehicle weigh stations and service centers; agreements with certain counties concerning training of personnel for inspections. Amending  46.2-200. (Patron-Athey, HB 1983 (F))
Offenses committed on boundary of localities; jurisdiction. Amending  19.2-249. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 365 (CD); Cosgrove, HB 1496 (Chapter 116))
Outdoor lighting; establishment of standards and regulations. Adding  15.2-920.1. (Patron-Callahan, HB 271 (CD); Howell, SB 100 (CD); Whipple, SB 1301 (F))
Outdoor lighting; regulation in Augusta County. Adding 15.2-920.1. (Patron-Saxman, HB 608 (CD))
Outdoor lighting; regulation in Chesapeake City. Adding 15.2-920.1. (Patron-Quayle, SB 475 (CD))
Outdoor lighting; regulation near public waterways. Adding 15.2-920.1. (Patron-Blevins, SB 781 (F))
Outdoor lighting; systems shall be designed by Department of Transportation. Amending  2.2-1111. (Patron-Whipple, SB 1351 (Chapter 294))
Parking, stopping, and standing of vehicles; regulations in all localities. Amending  46.2-1220. (Patron-Rust, HB 2269 (Chapter 32); Williams, SB 1220 (Chapter 773))
Planning commissions and boards of zoning appeals; continuation of meetings due to hazardous conditions. Amending  15.2-2214 and 15.2-2309. (Patron-Rapp, HB 1679 (Chapter 403))
Planning commissions and boards of zoning appeals; member restrictions. Amending  15.2-2212 and 15.2-2308. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1803 (F))
Police, special; appointment in counties with an environmental enforcement unit. Amending  15.2-1737. (Patron-Deeds, SB 1311 (F))
Potomac Region Transportation Development Authority; created. Adding  15.2-4829 through 15.2-4835. (Patron-Hull, HB 122 (CD))
Potomac Region Transportation Development Authority; created. Adding  15.2-4841 through 15.2-4847. (Patron-Hull, HB 2354 (F))
Procurement Act, Public; procurement of professional services for construction or infrastructure projects. Amending  2.2-4301. (Patron-Purkey, HB 899 (CD); Purkey, HB 1709 (Chapter 185))
Public Finance Act; appeals in bond validation proceedings. Amending  15.2-2656. (Patron-Mims, SB 981 (Chapter 679))
Public Finance Act; bond validity proceedings by localities. Amending  15.2-2650 and 15.2-2651. (Patron-Mims, SB 982 (Chapter 570))
Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002; definitions, unsolicited proposals. Amending  56-575.3 and 56-575.16. (Patron-Stosch, SB 1330 (Chapter 292))
Public-Private Education Facilities and Infrastructure Act of 2002; includes technology infrastructure as a qualifying project. Amending  56-575.1 through 56-575.4, 56-575.8, 56-575.9, 56-575.11 and 56-575.16. (Patron-Nixon, HB 1925 (Chapter 1034))
Real estate tax; increases rate of service charge paid by State to localities for fire, police, etc., services in lieu of payment. Amending  58.1-3403. (Patron-Watkins, SB 479 (CD))
Recordation tax; distribution to cities and counties. Amending 58.1-816. (Patron-Bloxom, HB 1993 (F))
Redevelopment and housing authorities; no city may appoint more than one member of city council or other officer or employee of city as commissioner. Amending  36-11.2. (Patron-Gear, HB 233 (CD))
Regional Competitiveness Act, Advisory Committee for; abolished. Amending  15.2-1308. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2429 (Chapter 77); Martin, SB 806 (Chapter 55))
Retail Sales and Use Tax; distribution of tax revenue to certain localities for transportation. Amending  29.1-101, 29.1-101.01 and 58.1-638. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HB 1852 (I) See HB2750)
Retail Sales and Use Tax; local option increase for education. Amending  58.1-605, 58.1-606, 58.1-608.3, 58.1-611.1, 58.1-614 and 58.1-628. (Patron-Dillard, HB 451 (CD))
Retirement System; increases retirement allowance for state and local employees. Amending  51.1-155, 51.1-157, 51.1-206, 51.1-217, 51.1-306 and 51.1-308. (Patron-Callahan, HB 1507 (F); Hamilton, HB 1568 (F); Wampler, SB 720 (F))
Retirement System; purchase of creditable service by members whose employment is terminated by a local government. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 351 (CD))
Road impact fees; elimination in certain localities. Amending 15.2-2317 and 15.2-2323. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1544 (F))
Road impact fees; maximum, extends imposition in localities in Northern Virginia and Stafford County. Amending  15.2-2317, 15.2-2319 and 15.2-2323. (Patron-Cole, HB 2057 (F))
Roads; assessment of property owners for improvements in Town of Front Royal. Amending  15.2-2404. (Patron-Athey, HB 1975 (F))
Rural Rustic Road Program; use by counties to pave certain roads. Amending  33.1-70.1. (Patron-May, HB 1884 (Chapter 599))
School security officers; appointment. Amending  15.2-1737 and 19.2-13. (Patron-Marsh, SB 1299 (F))
Service districts; powers concerning control of infestations of insects that may carry disease. Amending  15.2-2403. (Patron-Amundson, HB 1881 (Chapter 493))
Sewage sludge; local regulation of land application. Amending 62.1-44.19:3. (Patron-Abbitt, HB 2083 (F))
Shell Building Initiative; State to guarantee interest on buildings in economically stressed areas. Amending  15.2-941. (Patron-Armstrong, HB 712 (CD))
Sheriffs; increases fees. Amending  8.01-293, 8.01-499, 15.2-1609.3 and 17.1-272. (Patron-Cosgrove, HB 1629 (F))
Sickness and Disability Program; expansion of program to include certain local employees. Adding  51.1-1103.1. (Patron-Athey, HB 1968 (F))
Solid waste disposal; levy of fees in Accomack County. Amending 15.2-2159. (Patron-Bloxom, HB 1992 (Chapter 48); Rerras, SB 1075 (Chapter 25))
Solid waste disposal and containers; localities may regulate times and placement of those set out for collection. Amending 15.2-928. (Patron-Crittenden, HB 2476 (Chapter 518))
Southside Virginia Development Authority; abolished. Repealing 15.2-6100 through 15.2-6110. (Patron-Ruff, SB 765 (Chapter 158))
Southside-Southwest Fiber Optic Network Authority; created. Adding  15.2-6111 through 15.2-6126. (Patron-Hawkins, SB 1347 (F))
Specialized Transportation Council; abolished, creates Specialized Transportation Incentive Fund. Adding  15.2-4217.1; repealing  2.2-2644 through 2.2-2647. (Patron-Gear, HB 2132 (F); Martin, SB 807 (Chapter 454))
Statutes or ordinances; offense against 2 or more shall not bar a double jeopardy standard. Amending  19.2-294. (Patron-Hargrove, HB 1555 (I) See HB1683)
Statutes or ordinances; prosecutions for violations of 2 or more under state or federal law. Amending  19.2-294. (Patron-McDougle, HB 1683 (Chapter 736))
Stormwater; regulation. Amending  15.2-2114. (Patron-Wagner, SB 1193 (Chapter 390))
Streets; taking into secondary system of highways, regardless of use. Amending  33.1-72.1. (Patron-Oder, HB 1666 (F))
Subdivision ordinances; fine for noncompliance. Amending 15.2-2254. (Patron-Carrico, HB 1805 (Chapter 408))
Subdivision ordinances; plat approval. Amending  15.2-2259. (Patron-McDonnell, HB 996 (CD); McDonnell, HB 2509 (Chapter 716))
Subdivision ordinances; provisions in high-growth areas to determine adequate public facilities. Amending  15.2-2242. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 1538 (F); Marshall, R.G., HB 1539 (F); Marshall, R.G., HB 1540 (F); Chichester, SB 1029 (F); Norment, SB 1126 (F))
Subdivision ordinances; provisions in high-growth areas to determine adequate public facilities. Amending  15.2-2242, 15.2-2280 and 15.2-2283. (Patron-Byrne, SB 1292 (F))
Subdivision ordinances; provisions in high-growth areas to determine adequate support of proposed residential development. Amending  15.2-2242. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 2039 (F))
Subdivision ordinances; provisions in high-growth areas to determine adequate water supply sources. Amending  15.2-2242. (Patron-Houck, SB 968 (F))
Subdivision ordinances; provisions in high-growth areas to determine off-site road improvements. Amending  15.2-2242. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 2040 (F); Marshall, R.G., HB 2041 (F))
Subdivision street standards; study to review. (Patron-Albo, HJR 65 (CD))
Subdivisions; regulation of vehicular and pedestrian traffic on roadways and parking areas. Amending  46.2-1305. (Patron-Bell, HB 2016 (Chapter 418))
Supervisors, boards of; election in Gloucester County. (Patron-Morgan, HB 2834 (Chapter 530))
Supervisors, boards of; election of chairman in Page County. Adding  15.2-1213.1. (Patron-Louderback, HB 1984 (F))
Tattoo parlors and body-piercing salons; local limit on numbers. Adding  15.2-912.01. (Patron-Petersen, HB 1676 (F))
Taxes, local; collection of those that have been reduced to judgment. Amending  58.1-3940. (Patron-Johnson, HB 2659 (Chapter 214))
Taxes, local; discount for early payment. Amending  15.2-1104; adding  15.2-1201.2. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2715 (Chapter 216))
Taxes, local; imposition of a processing fee for collection of those that are delinquent. Amending  58.1-3916. (Patron-Johnson, HB 2655 (F))
Taxes, local; increases administrative fees to collect delinquent taxes. Amending  58.1-3958. (Patron-Williams, SB 441 (CD); Williams, SB 1227 (Chapter 170))
Taxes, local; waiver of penalty and interest for failure to file return or pay a tax. Amending  58.1-3916. (Patron-Reynolds, SB 1020 (F))
Telecommunications services; certain localities authorized to provide cable, Internet, etc., services to consumers. Amending  56-265.4:4 and 56-484.7:1; adding  15.2-2108.2 through 15.2-2108.17. (Patron-Wampler, SB 875 (Chapter 677))
Telecommunications services; localities authorized to provide cable, Internet, etc., services to consumers. Amending 56-265.4:4. (Patron-Wampler, SB 874 (F))
Telecommunications services; towns may provide. Adding 15.2-1500.1. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2756 (F))
Traffic incidents; payment of emergency response expenses incurred in responding to certain serious traffic accidents. Amending 15.2-1716. (Patron-Griffith, HB 2505 (Chapter 796))
Traffic signals; use of photo-monitoring in any locality. Amending  46.2-833.01. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 1696 (F); Quayle, SB 840 (F))
Transportation and Land Use Planning; Report on (Item 472G, Chapter 1042, 2003 Acts). (HD 41)
Trash disposal and cutting of grass and weeds; broadens local authority to include occupied property. Amending  15.2-901; repealing  15.2-1215. (Patron-Rust, HB 2271 (F))
Trash disposal and cutting of grass and weeds; localities authorized to prescribe civil penalties for violations. Amending  15.2-901. (Patron-Suit, HB 482 (CD))
Trash disposal and cutting of grass and weeds and inoperable motor vehicles; localities authorized to prescribe civil penalties for violations. Amending  15.2-901 and 15.2-904. (Patron-Maxwell, SB 1066 (Chapter 829))
Tree canopies; conservation and preservation during development process in certain populated areas. Amending  15.2-961. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HB 105 (CD); Howell, SB 484 (CD))
Tree canopies; use in local development process. Amending 15.2-961. (Patron-Howell, SB 1013 (Chapter 875))
Truck or tractor truck traffic; regulation on secondary highways. Adding  33.1-223.2:7. (Patron-Hugo, HB 2709 (I) See HB1457)
Urban highway system construction funds; allocation. Amending 33.1-23.3. (Patron-Williams, SB 1222 (Chapter 288))
Veterans of war; local establishment or designation of monuments or memorials. Amending  15.2-1812. (Patron-Nixon, HB 2813 (F))
Volunteer fire and rescue squads; participation in health insurance programs. Amending  15.2-1517. (Patron-May, HB 1885 (Chapter 409))
Volunteer fire companies and rescue squads; payments by localities. Amending  15.2-953. (Patron-Cox, HB 1664 (Chapter 182))
Volunteer fire companies and rescue squads; provisions for tuition reimbursement for purpose of recruitment and retention. Adding 15.2-954.1. (Patron-May, HB 2395 (Chapter 208))
Water and sewer connections; suspension when mandatory water conservation measures have been imposed. Amending  15.2-5137; adding  15.2-2119.2. (Patron-Cole, HB 2055 (F))
Water and sewer connections; Virginia Beach City may be entitled to recovery of attorney’s fees when legal action required to compel property owner to comply with mandatory connection. Amending 15.2-2122 and 15.2-2143. (Patron-Suit, HB 480 (CD))
Water and sewer systems; liens on real estate for charges in Roanoke City. Amending  15.2-2118. (Patron-Thomas, HB 1876 (Chapter 191))
Water and sewer systems; mandatory connection in Bland County. Amending  15.2-2110. (Patron-Puckett, SB 1168 (Chapter 167))
Water and sewer systems; mandatory connection in Montgomery County. Amending  15.2-2110. (Patron-Nutter, HB 2129 (F))
Water and sewer systems; mandatory connection in Wythe County. Amending  15.2-2110. (Patron-Carrico, HB 2702 (Chapter 215))
Water quality analysis; testing in Goochland and Warren Counties, capping of wells in certain localities. Amending  32.1-176.5. (Patron-Athey, HB 1972 (Chapter 500))
Waterfowl sanctuaries and blinds; repeals establishment in certain localities. Repealing Chapter 334, 1928 Acts, Chapter 39, 1942 Acts, Chapter 680, 1956 Acts, Chapters 152 and 463, 1958 Acts and Chapter 342, 1962 Acts. (Patron-Cox, HB 201 (CD))
Waterfowl sanctuaries and blinds; repeals establishment in certain localities. Repealing Chapter 680, 1956 Acts, Chapters 152 and 463, 1958 Acts and Chapter 342, 1962 Acts. (Patron-Cox, HB 1481 (Chapter 734))
Wireless Service Authorities Act; created. Adding  15.2-5431.1 through 15.2-5431.37. (Patron-Phillips, HB 2164 (Chapter 643))
Zoning ordinances; amendments shall not be instituted unless by written consent of landowner. Amending  15.2-2285. (Patron-Black, HB 1367 (CD))
Zoning ordinances; appeals. Amending  15.2-2314. (Patron-Watkins, SB 967 (Chapter 568))
Zoning ordinances; certain manufactured homes deemed same as site-built homes. Adding  15.2-2290.1. (Patron-Suit, HB 1212 (CD); Suit, HB 2215 (F))
Zoning ordinances; disclosure of proffered cash payments and expenditures by certain localities. Amending  15.2-2303.2. (Patron-Hall, HB 2600 (Chapter 522))
Zoning ordinances; penalties for violations. Amending  15.2-2209. (Patron-May, HB 1888 (Chapter 192))
Zoning ordinances; provisions for rezoning. Adding  15.2-2286.1. (Patron-McQuigg, HB 256 (CD); McQuigg, HB 1699 (F))
Zoning ordinances; restriction on number of adults residing in a dwelling unit. Adding  15.2-2292.1. (Patron-Watts, HB 769 (CD); Watts, HB 2242 (F))
Zoning ordinances; rezoning of residential property in certain high-growth areas. Amending  15.2-2286. (Patron-Barlow, HB 2794 (F))
Zoning ordinances; to promote quality water resources. Amending 15.2-2283. (Patron-Pollard, HB 2591 (F))
Zoning ordinances; validity of nonconforming buildings. Adding 15.2-2307.1. (Patron-Barlow, HB 2112 (F))
2003 Cumulative Index of Bills, Joint Resolutions, Resolutions and Documents - For additional information, please contact Legislative Information, State Capitol, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Telephone (804) 698-1500. Last updated 01/12/04