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Code of Virginia
Title 15.2. Counties, Cities and Towns
9/24/2018

Chapter 16. Local Constitutional Officers, Courthouses and SuppliesRead Chapter

  • Article 1. Local Constitutional Officers, Courthouses and SuppliesRead all
  • § 15.2-1600
    Counties and cities required to elect certain officers; qualifications of attorney for the Commonwealth; duties and compensation of officers; vacancies, certain counties and cities excepted; officer's powers not to be diminished
    § 15.2-1601
    Requirements for officers
    § 15.2-1602
    Sharing of such officers by two or more units of government
    § 15.2-1603
    Appointment of deputies; their powers; how removed
    § 15.2-1604
    Appointment of deputies and employment of employees; discriminatory practices by certain officers; civil penalty
    § 15.2-1605
    Vacations; sick leave and compensatory time for certain officers and employees
    § 15.2-1605.1
    Supplementing compensation of certain county and city officers and their employees
    § 15.2-1605.2
    Salary increases for constitutional officers
    § 15.2-1606
    Defense of constitutional officers; appointment of counsel
    § 15.2-1607
    Providing legal fees and expenses for sheriffs and deputies
  • Article 4. Attorney for the CommonwealthRead all
  • § 15.2-1626
    Attorney for the Commonwealth
    § 15.2-1627
    Duties of attorneys for the Commonwealth and their assistants
    § 15.2-1627.1
    Salaries of attorneys for the Commonwealth and assistants
    § 15.2-1627.2
    Disposition of fees of attorneys for the Commonwealth
    § 15.2-1627.3
    Attorneys for the Commonwealth and city attorneys; in criminal cases; when no costs or fees taxed
    § 15.2-1627.4
    Coordination of multidisciplinary response to sexual assault
    § 15.2-1627.5
    Coordination of multidisciplinary response to child sexual abuse
    § 15.2-1628
    (For applicability, see note) Attorneys for the Commonwealth and assistants in certain counties to devote full time to duties; no additional compensation for substituting for or assisting any other attorney for the Commonwealth or assistant
    § 15.2-1628
    (For applicability, see note) Attorneys for the Commonwealth and assistants in certain counties to devote full time to duties; no additional compensation for substituting for or assisting any other attorney for the Commonwealth or assistant
    § 15.2-1629
    Part-time attorneys for the Commonwealth in certain counties may seek full-time status
    § 15.2-1630
    (For applicability, see note) Attorneys for the Commonwealth for cities; no additional compensation for substituting for or assisting any other attorney for the Commonwealth or assistant
    § 15.2-1630
    (For applicability, see note) Attorneys for the Commonwealth for cities; no additional compensation for substituting for or assisting any other attorney for the Commonwealth or assistant
    § 15.2-1631
    Part-time attorneys for the Commonwealth in certain cities may seek full-time status
    § 15.2-1632
    (For applicability, see note) Employment of assistants to attorneys for the Commonwealth, subject to approval of Compensation Board
    § 15.2-1632
    (For applicability, see note) Employment of assistants to attorneys for the Commonwealth, subject to approval of Compensation Board
    § 15.2-1633
    (For applicability, see note) Part-time assistants to attorneys for the Commonwealth
    § 15.2-1633
    (For applicability, see note) Part-time compensated assistants to attorneys for the Commonwealth
  • Article 5. Clerks of Circuit CourtsRead all
  • § 15.2-1634
    Clerks of circuit courts
    § 15.2-1635
    Appointment of deputy when clerk of circuit court unable to perform duties
    § 15.2-1635.1
    Maximum total compensation for clerk of court in certain counties [Not set out]
  • Article 7. Sharing of Certain Constitutional OfficersRead all
  • § 15.2-1637
    Sharing of offices; transfer of jurisdiction
  • Article 8. CourthousesRead all
  • § 15.2-1638
    County or city governing body to provide courthouse, clerk's office, jail and suitable facilities for attorney for the Commonwealth; acquisition of land
    § 15.2-1639
    Providing offices for various officers, judges, etc.
    § 15.2-1640
    Renting rooms in courthouse
    § 15.2-1641
    Leasing or other use of other buildings
    § 15.2-1642
    Certain conveyances of courthouse grounds validated
    § 15.2-1643
    Circuit courts to order court facilities to be repaired
    § 15.2-1644
    Petition for removal of county courthouse; writ of election
    § 15.2-1645
    How election held and conducted
    § 15.2-1646
    Certification of result to board of supervisors; procuring land and buildings; relocation to contiguous land
    § 15.2-1647
    Removal of court
    § 15.2-1648
    Donation of land and money
    § 15.2-1649
    Town may issue bonds to finance donation; election on bonds
    § 15.2-1650
    When and how council to issue bonds; payment of interest; sinking fund
    § 15.2-1651
    When supervisors may issue bonds of county
    § 15.2-1652
    Form of ballots for county election on removal and appropriation; certificate of electoral board
    § 15.2-1653
    Ascertaining results
    § 15.2-1654
    Contest of election
    § 15.2-1655
    No other election held for ten years
  • Article 9. Supplies and EquipmentRead all
  • § 15.2-1656
    Supplies and equipment to be furnished to clerks of courts of record