+ − Subcommittee VA - Charters (Senate) + − Bills Assigned (127) VA - SB1536 Subdivision ordinances; landlocked property. VA - SB1524 Zoning ordinances; broadens administrator's authority to determine vested rights. VA - SB1508 Breaks Regional Airport Authority Act; created. VA - SB1529 Employees, local; right to participate in political activities. VA - SB1487 Comprehensive plan; requires urban development areas to provide for mix of residential housing, etc. VA - SB1535 Planning district commissions; designates Planning District Commissions 1, 2, and 13. VA - SB1483 Arts and cultural districts; adds Cities of Lynchburg, etc., to localities authorized to create. VA - SB1469 Annexation; extends to 2018 temporary restriction on city authority on granting of city charters. VA - SB1534 Central Virginia Regional Transportation Authority; created. VA - SB1416 Preservation of historical sites and architectural areas; local governing bodies may include. VA - SB1375 Charter; Town of Clarksville. VA - SB1323 Charter; Town of Floyd. VA - SB1308 Planning or zoning matters; locality to require person applying therefor to post sign notifying. VA - SB1313 Charter; Town of Hurt. VA - SB1285 School budgets; local school divisions to publish on website. VA - SB1406 City of Williamsburg; charter. VA - SB1533 Special use permits; extension of expiration dates. VA - SB1178 Independent cities; eliminates presumption that all are independent by deleting word in statutes. VA - SB1187 Garbage and refuse services; eliminates provision that barred localities from preventing disposal. VA - SB1093 Mutual aid agreement; institution of higher learning having police force appointed to enter therein. VA - SB1110 Town of Nassawadox; charter. VA - SB1537 Arts and cultural districts; adds City of Fredericksburg to those localities authorized to create. VA - SB1523 Southeastern Public Service Authority; required to entertain reasonable landfill gas contract offer. VA - SB1492 Wallops Research Park; aerospace-related economic development. VA - SB1461 Southwest Regional Recreation Authority; governing body to appoint members thereto. VA - SB1423 Subdivision ordinances; requirement that each locality provide a checklist to potential developers. VA - SB1412 Charter; City of Bristol. VA - SB1418 Development rights; permits localities to enact an ordinance for severance & transfer thereof. VA - SB1369 Graffiti abatement; permits localities to charge property owner for cost thereof. VA - SB1354 Conveyance to a family member; City of Suffolk no longer required to provide reasonable provisions. VA - SB1335 Conditional zoning; amendment to proffered condition is requested by proferror local body may waive. VA - SB1287 Annexation; extends to 2018 temporary restriction on city authority on granting of city charters. VA - SB1269 Land development plans; adds Town of Leesburg to localities that may develop procedure for review. VA - SB1094 Derelict buildings and structures; locality authorized to require removal, repair, etc., thereof. VA - SB1001 Economic development authority; allows City of Suffolk to increase size of board of directors. VA - SB1276 Alternative on-site sewage systems; no locality shall prohibit use thereof. VA - SB1002 Indoor Clean Air Act; localities to adopt ordinances containing standards, etc. relating to smoking. VA - SB1226 School Construction Revolving Fund; created. VA - SB1225 Charter; Town of Fincastle. VA - SB1177 Regional Industrial Facilities Act; expands scope of act statewide. VA - SB1212 Clean Energy Financing Program; locality may authorize contracts to finance by ordinance. VA - SB1200 Vehicle license fees and taxes; localities to exempt veterans and surviving spouses of veterans. VA - SB1137 Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; adds Cities of Alexandria, etc., to use % of revenues. VA - SB1095 Land development plans; adds Town of Leesburg to localities that may develop procedure for review. VA - SB1071 Charter; City of Colonial Heights. VA - SB1067 Governments, local; adoption of ordinances prohibiting delivery of unsolicited newspapers. VA - SB1064 Comprehensive plan; local planning commission to post plan being considered on their website. VA - SB1053 Government facilities; local government may by ordinance, make unlawful to possess dangerous weapon. VA - SB853 Carbon monoxide detectors; Board of Housing & Community Development to establish requirements. VA - SB869 Charter; City of Fredericksburg. VA - SB1113 Governments, local; adoption of ordinances prohibiting delivery of unsolicited newspapers. VA - SB1105 Indoor Clean Air Act; prohibits smoking in certain public buildings, restaurants, etc., exceptions. VA - SB982 Stormwater; requires localities to regulate. VA - SB979 Fuel fee; allows authorities to pass an ordinance to impose a fee on motor vehicle violations. VA - SB942 Charter; County of Chesterfield. VA - SB1033 Licensed farm wineries; restrictions on activities. VA - SB883 Charter; Town of Warsaw. VA - SB955 Charter; City of Petersburg. VA - SB929 Charter; City of Alexandria. VA - SB925 Grievance procedure; permits grievant to have a witness present during all stages. VA - SB881 Grass; adds Stafford County to counties authorized to require property owners to cut. VA - SB849 Vacant building registration; Towns of Blacksburg and Vienna may require owner to register. VA - SB857 Charter; Town of Blacksburg. VA - SB870 Indoor Clean Air Act; allows localities to exceed requirements that regulate smoking. VA - SB832 Firearms; possessing or carrying dangerous weapon in public buildings during official meetings. VA - HB2532 Reimbursement of expenses in DUI incidents; locality entitled to restitution from person convicted. VA - HB2663 Water and waste authorities; appointment of industrial or economic development authority directors. VA - HB2653 Zoning ordinance enforcement; not to be charged therewith unless locality provided written notice. VA - HB2528 Disposition of firearms; no participation in program if individuals are given valuable in exchange. VA - HB2473 Public use; term to include public libraries for purposes to prohibit loitering on grounds. VA - HB2582 Charter; Town of Clarksville. VA - HB2277 Natural gas; distribution service by municipalities and authorities. VA - HB2494 Charter; City of Hopewell. VA - HB2491 Charter; City of Galax. VA - HB2487 Library aid; period in which transition of city to town status may continue to receive. VA - HB2410 Richmond Ambulance Authority; adds board thereof to entities that local government may appoint. VA - HB2408 Community development authorities; makes comprehensive changes to provisions related thereto. VA - HB2429 Land development plans; adds Town of Leesburg to localities that may develop procedure for review. VA - HB2366 Charter; Town of Strasburg. VA - HB2349 Richmond Metropolitan Authority; created. VA - HB2326 Zoning appeals, board of; changes standard by which variance can be granted. VA - HB2165 Zoning; locality shall not require special use permit for certain small-scale conversion of biomass. VA - HB2322 Urban development areas; counties shall have until July 1, 2011, to amend comprehensive plans. VA - HB2251 City of Williamsburg; charter. VA - HB2216 Subdivision ordinance; delete City of Suffolk from locality that shall provide reasonable provision. VA - HB2184 Southwest Virginia Health Facilities Authority; changes name to Southwest Virginia Health Authority. VA - HB2150 Notice of sale; locality in Planning District 8 to adopt ordinance to give notice to admin. officer. VA - HB2109 Economic Development Authority; allows City of Chesapeake to increase size of board of directors. VA - HB2215 Economic Development Authority; allows City of Suffolk to increase size of board of directors. VA - HB2187 Economic Development Authority; allowed to include 5 members appointed by town council. VA - HB2247 Water and waste authorities; lien may apply for delinquent rates applicable to 3 or fewer months. VA - HB2158 Charlottesville-Albemarle Regional Transit Authority; established. VA - HB2123 Mutual aid agreement; institution of higher learning having police force appointed to enter therein. VA - HB2132 Workforce housing; locality may offer housing assistance grants to school division personnel. VA - HB2103 Charter; Town of Hurt VA - HB2071 Licensed farm wineries; restrictions on activities. VA - HB2077 Land use actions; extension of approvals to address housing crisis. VA - HB2055 Development rights; makes extensive changes to provisions for making transfer process more usable. VA - HB2034 Plats; extends period of validity with phased developments. VA - HB1995 Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; adds Cities of Alexandria, etc., to use % of revenues. VA - HB2096 Affordable housing; localities waive certain fee for organization with primary purpose of assisting. VA - HB2138 Graffiti abatement; permits localities to charge property owner for cost thereof. VA - HB2029 Subdivision ordinances; bonding requirements. VA - HB1802 Behavioral health authority; allows member of local government to member of board of directors. VA - HB1926 Wallops Research Park; aerospace-related economic development. VA - HB1765 Charter; City of Petersburg. VA - HB1757 Charter; City of Colonial Heights. VA - HB2003 Charter; Town of Pearisburg. VA - HB1912 Grass and weeds; permits City of Newport News to require property owner to cut if excessively high. VA - HB1872 Hampton Roads area; requirements for refuse collection and disposal system authorities. VA - HB1646 Charter; City of Danville. VA - HB1680 Vested rights; defines term 'act of God' to include any natural disaster or phenomena. VA - HB1678 Grievance procedure; gives localities authority to use an administrative hearing officer. VA - HB1907 Twin County Airport Commission; change in membership. VA - HB1882 Richmond Metropolitan Authority (RMA); revises composition of Board of Directors. VA - HB1828 Green roof construction; localities and water authorities to offer rate incentives therefor. VA - HB1736 Charter; Town of Blacksburg. VA - HB1735 Arts and cultural districts; grants statewide authority for creation thereof. VA - HB1788 Alternative on-site sewage systems; no locality shall prohibit use thereof. VA - HB1697 Annexation; extends to 2018 temporary restriction on city authority on granting of city charters. VA - HB1729 Electric transmission lines; locality may request an electric utility to install underground, etc. VA - HB1703 Indoor Clean Air Act; prohibits smoking in certain public buildings, restaurants, etc., exceptions. VA - HB1637 Boards of zoning appeals; when actions may be taken. VA - HB1682 Town of Nassawadox; charter. VA - HB1595 Middle Peninsula Chesapeake Bay Public Access Authority; receive and expend public funds, etc. VA - HB1671 Derelict buildings and structures; locality authorized to require removal, repair, etc., thereof. VA - HB2424 Graffiti; restitution for abatement costs.