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Code of Virginia
Title 15.2. Counties, Cities and Towns
8/22/2018

Title 15.2. Counties, Cities and Towns (2018 Updates)

  • Subtitle II. Powers of Local Government
  • Chapter 9. General Powers of Local Governments
    • Article 1. Public Health and Safety; Nuisances
    • § 15.2-907
      Authority to require removal, repair, etc., of buildings and other structures harboring illegal drug use or other criminal activity
      § 15.2-916
      Prohibiting shooting of compound bows, slingbows, arrowguns, crossbows, longbows, and recurve bows
      § 15.2-922
      Smoke alarms in certain buildings
      § 15.2-922.2
      Special fee for emergency services in certain counties
      § 15.2-926.3
      Local regulation of certain aircraft
    • Article 3. Economic Development; Tourism; Historic Preservation
    • § 15.2-941.1
      Creation of abandoned school revitalization zones
      § 15.2-943.1
      Creation of arts and cultural districts
    • Article 5. Additional Powers
    • § 15.2-958.2:01
      Grants for certain corporations and pass-through entities
      § 15.2-961
      Replacement of trees during development process in certain localities
      § 15.2-967.2
      Electric vehicle charging stations
  • Chapter 11. Powers of Cities and Towns
    • Article 2. Additional Powers of Cities and Towns
    • § 15.2-1129.1
      Repealed
      § 15.2-1132
      Volunteer property maintenance and zoning inspectors in certain cities
  • Chapter 12. General Powers and Procedures of Counties
    • Article 1. Miscellaneous Powers
    • § 15.2-1209
      Prohibiting outdoor shooting of firearms or arrows from bows or arrowguns in certain areas
  • Chapter 13. Joint Actions by Localities
    • Article 1. Joint Exercise of Powers
    • § 15.2-1301
      Voluntary economic growth-sharing agreements
  • Chapter 15. Local Government Personnel, Qualification for Office, Bonds, Dual Office Holding and Certain Local Government Officers
    • Article 6. Prohibition on Dual Office Holding
    • § 15.2-1535
      Members of governing body not to be elected or appointed by governing body to certain offices
  • Chapter 16. Local Constitutional Officers, Courthouses and Supplies
    • Article 8. Courthouses
    • § 15.2-1644
      Petition for removal of county courthouse; writ of election
      § 15.2-1646
      Certification of result to board of supervisors; procuring land and buildings; relocation to contiguous land
  • Chapter 17. Police and Public Order
    • Article 1. General Provisions
    • § 15.2-1713.1
      Local "Crime Stoppers" programs; confidentiality
  • Chapter 18. Buildings, Monuments and Lands Generally
    • Article 1. Purchase, Sale, Etc., of Real Property
    • § 15.2-1800.2
      Acquisition of real property near certain facilities
    • Article 2. Parks, Recreation Facilities and Playgrounds
    • § 15.2-1806
      Parks, recreation facilities, playgrounds, etc.
      § 15.2-1809.1
      Liability of localities for the site of trails or waterways
  • Chapter 20. Streets and Alleys
    • Article 5. Miscellaneous
    • § 15.2-2025
      Removal of snow and ice
  • Chapter 21. Franchises; Sale and Lease of Certain Municipal Public Property; Public Utilities
    • Article 2. General Provisions for Public Utilities
    • § 15.2-2110
      Mandatory connection to water and sewage systems in certain counties
      § 15.2-2114.1
      Car-washing fundraiser
  • Chapter 22. Planning, Subdivision of Land and Zoning
    • Article 3. The Comprehensive Plan
    • § 15.2-2223
      Comprehensive plan to be prepared and adopted; scope and purpose
      § 15.2-2224
      Surveys and studies to be made in preparation of plan; implementation of plan
      § 15.2-2232
      Legal status of plan
    • Article 6. Land Subdivision and Development
    • § 15.2-2242
      Optional provisions of a subdivision ordinance
      § 15.2-2259
      Local planning commission to act on proposed plat
    • Article 7. Zoning
    • § 15.2-2283
      Purpose of zoning ordinances
      § 15.2-2286
      Permitted provisions in zoning ordinances; amendments; applicant to pay delinquent taxes; penalties
      § 15.2-2288.7
      (For effective date, see Editor's note) Local regulation of solar facilities
      § 15.2-2309
      Powers and duties of boards of zoning appeals
  • Chapter 24. Service Districts; Taxes and Assessments for Local Improvements
    • Article 1. Service Districts
    • § 15.2-2403
      Powers of service districts
  • Chapter 24.1. Urban Public-Private Partnership Redevelopment Fund
  • Chapter 26. Public Finance Act
    • Article 2. Provisions Applicable to All Bonds
    • § 15.2-2607
      Provisions which may be embodied in bond ordinances or resolution; adoption; filing copy with court
  • Subtitle III. Boundary Adjustments and Changes of Status of Counties, Cities and Towns
  • Chapter 31. Settling Boundaries Between Localities
    • Article 2. Relocation or Change, by Agreement, of Boundary Line Between Localities; Adjustment by Court
    • § 15.2-3108
      Petition and hearing; recordation of order; costs
  • Subtitle IV. Other Governmental Entities
  • Chapter 49. Industrial Development and Revenue Bond Act
    • § 15.2-4904
      Directors; qualifications; terms; vacancies; compensation and expenses; quorum; records; certification and distribution of report concerning bond issuance
  • Chapter 51. Virginia Water and Waste Authorities Act
    • Article 2. Creation and Dissolution of Authorities
    • § 15.2-5102.1
      (Contingent expiration date, see Editor's note) Hampton Roads area refuse collection and disposal system authority
  • Chapter 53.1. Southwest Virginia Health Authority
  • Chapter 55. Tourism Development Authority
    • § 15.2-5502
      Directors; qualifications; terms; vacancies; compensation and expenses; quorum; records; certification and distribution of report concerning bond issuance
      § 15.2-5505
      Establishment of local tourism advisory committees
  • Chapter 57. Park Authorities Act
  • Chapter 60.01. Virginia Coalfields Expressway Authority
  • Chapter 64. Virginia Regional Industrial Facilities Act
  • Chapter 66. Middle Peninsula Chesapeake Bay Public Access Authority Act
  • Chapter 66.1. Northern Neck Chesapeake Bay Public Access Authority Act
  • Chapter 74. Eastern Shore Water Access Authority
  • Chapter 75. Land Bank Entities Act