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Code of Virginia
Title 15.2. Counties, Cities and Towns

Chapter 14. Governing Bodies of LocalitiesRead Chapter

  • Article 1. General ProvisionsRead all
  • § 15.2-1400
    Governing bodies
    § 15.2-1401
    Powers granted localities vested in their governing bodies
    § 15.2-1402
    Declared to be body politic of Commonwealth; seal
    § 15.2-1403
    Governing body to be continuing body
    § 15.2-1404
    How localities may sue or be sued; arbitration
    § 15.2-1405
    Immunity of members of local governmental entities; exception
    § 15.2-1406
    Compensation of governing bodies
    § 15.2-1407
    Administrative leave for certain members of governing bodies
    § 15.2-1408
    Restrictions on activities of former officers and employees by certain counties and cities
    § 15.2-1409
    Investigations by governing bodies
    § 15.2-1410
    Chairman and mayor may administer oaths
    § 15.2-1411
    Appointment of advisory boards, committees and commissions; compensation and reimbursement of expenses
    § 15.2-1412
    Reproductions of records and documents and legal status thereof; destruction of originals
    § 15.2-1413
    Governing bodies of localities may provide for continuity of government in case of enemy attack, etc.
    § 15.2-1414
    Governing bodies may have a legal enumeration of the population