VA HB585 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Enrolled on February 17 2020 - 75% progression
Action: 2020-02-18 - Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., February 25, 2020
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


Comprehensive plan; transit-oriented development. Requires that each city with a population greater than 20,000 and each county with a population greater than 100,000 consider incorporating into the next scheduled and all subsequent reviews of its comprehensive plan strategies to promote transit-oriented development for the purpose of reducing greenhouse gas emissions through coordinated transportation, housing, and land use planning.

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Comprehensive plan; certain localities to promote transit-oriented development.


Roll Calls

2020-02-14 - House - House: VOTE: Adoption (52-Y 45-N) (Y: 52 N: 44 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-12 - Senate - Senate: Passed Senate with amendment (23-Y 17-N) (Y: 22 N: 17 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-11 - Senate - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-02-10 - Senate - Senate: Reported from Local Government with amendment (10-Y 5-N) (Y: 9 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-30 - House - House: VOTE: Passage (55-Y 45-N) (Y: 55 N: 44 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-24 - House - House: Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment (13-Y 9-N) (Y: 13 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-23 - House - House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (4-Y 3-N) (Y: 4 N: 3 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [FAIL]


2020-02-18 Governor: Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., February 25, 2020
2020-02-18HouseEnrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 18, 2020
2020-02-17SenateSigned by President
2020-02-17HouseSigned by Speaker
2020-02-17HouseBill text as passed House and Senate (HB585ER)
2020-02-14HouseVOTE: Adoption (52-Y 45-N)
2020-02-14HouseSenate amendment agreed to by House (52-Y 45-N)
2020-02-14HousePlaced on Calendar
2020-02-12SenatePassed Senate with amendment (23-Y 17-N)
2020-02-12SenateEngrossed by Senate as amended
2020-02-12SenateCommittee amendment agreed to
2020-02-12SenateReading of amendment waived
2020-02-12SenateRead third time
2020-02-11SenateConstitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
2020-02-10SenateReported from Local Government with amendment (10-Y 5-N)
2020-01-31SenateReferred to Committee on Local Government
2020-01-31SenateConstitutional reading dispensed
2020-01-30HouseVOTE: Passage (55-Y 45-N)
2020-01-30HouseRead third time and passed House (55-Y 45-N)
2020-01-29HousePrinted as engrossed 20104350D-E
2020-01-29HouseEngrossed by House as amended HB585E
2020-01-29HouseCommittee amendment agreed to
2020-01-29HouseRead second time
2020-01-28HouseRead first time
2020-01-24HouseReported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment (13-Y 9-N)
2020-01-17HouseAssigned CC & T sub: Land Use
2020-01-06HouseReferred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
2020-01-06HousePrefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104350D

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1522223.4(n/a)See Bill Text

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