VA HB2005 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 21 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-03-21 - Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0070)
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Charter; Town of Haymarket. Updates the charter for the Town of Haymarket in Prince William County to reflect the shift of municipal elections from May to November. Additional changes include (i) updating the town's boundary description, (ii) removing a provision requiring an affirmative vote of a majority of all of the members elected to the town council for approval of certain debts and appropriations, (iii) deleting outdated provisions, and (iv) providing numerous clarifying and technical changes.

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Haymarket, Town of; amending charter, municipal elections.


Roll Calls

2023-02-22 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (Y: 40 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-21 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 39 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2023-02-20 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Local Government (14-Y 0-N) (Y: 14 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-02 - House - House: VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (Y: 100 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-01-27 - House - House: Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-01-20 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N) (Y: 9 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2023-03-21 Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0070)
2023-03-21 Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 70 (effective 7/1/23)
2023-03-13 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 27, 2023
2023-03-13HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 13, 2023
2023-03-08SenateSigned by President
2023-03-08HouseSigned by Speaker
2023-03-07HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB2005ER)
2023-02-22SenatePassed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
2023-02-22SenateRead third time
2023-02-21SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2023-02-20SenateReported from Local Government (14-Y 0-N)
2023-02-03SenateReferred to Committee on Local Government
2023-02-03SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2023-02-02HouseVOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N)
2023-02-02HouseRead third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
2023-02-01HouseRead second time and engrossed
2023-01-31HouseRead first time
2023-01-27HouseReported from Counties, Cities and Towns (22-Y 0-N)
2023-01-20HouseSubcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
2023-01-16HouseAssigned CC & T sub: Subcommittee #1
2023-01-10HouseReferred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
2023-01-10HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/23 23100847D


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