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Code of Virginia
Title 15.2. Counties, Cities and Towns
Chapter 40. Judicial Determination of City Status
6/24/2018

§ 15.2-4000. Enjoyment of city status until requirements of chapter fulfilled.

A city which no longer qualifies for city status under Article VII, Section 1 of the Constitution of Virginia shall change to town status under the provisions of this chapter. Until the court enters an order under § 15.2-4004 for such change, a city shall enjoy all the rights and obligations of city status.

1971, Ex. Sess., c. 140, § 15.1-965.1; 1988, c. 881; 1997, c. 587.

The chapters of the acts of assembly referenced in the historical citation at the end of this section may not constitute a comprehensive list of such chapters and may exclude chapters whose provisions have expired.