Legislation # 10-0195 Enactment Number 10-0011
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date none
Introduction Date 5/12/2010
Title Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 21 “Motor Vehicles And Traffic”, Article II. “Local Vehicle License”, Section 21-42 “For Vehicles Not Designed Or Used For Transportation Of Passengers—Generally” of the Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia To Increase The Motor Vehicle License Fee For Vehicles Not Designed Or Used For Transportation Of Passengers And To Decrease The Motor Vehicle License Fee For Vehicles Used For Transporting Well-Drilling Machinery And Specialized Mobile Equipment.
 
Legislation History 10-0195
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
10/14/2010 Enactment Number 10-0011
5/12/2010 Adopted
5/3/2010 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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21-42 red line.DOC Exhibit 38K Red line ordinance
 
Legislation Text 10-0195

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 10-0195

 

Enactment Number: 10-0011

 

Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 21 Motor Vehicles And Traffic, Article II. Local Vehicle License, Section 21-42 For Vehicles Not Designed Or Used For Transportation Of PassengersGenerally of the Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia To Increase The Motor Vehicle License Fee For Vehicles Not Designed Or Used For Transportation Of Passengers And To Decrease The Motor Vehicle License Fee For Vehicles Used For Transporting Well-Drilling Machinery And Specialized Mobile Equipment.

 

BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia, that the Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia, be amended to read as follows:

 

Sec. 21-42. - For vehicles not designed or used for transportation of passengers

Generally.

 

(a) The annual city license fee to be paid by owners of all motor vehicles, trailers and semitrailers not designed and used for the transportation of passengers, except as otherwise herein provided, shall be determined by the gross weight of the vehicle or combination of vehicles of which it is a part, when loaded to the maximum capacity for which it is registered and licensed by the state, according to the license fees herein set forth. There shall be paid a license fee of thirty dollars ($30.00) plus twenty cents ($0.20) per one hundred (100) pounds, or major fraction thereof, of such gross weight, for vehicles weighing ten thousand one (10,001) pounds up to eighty thousand (80,000) pounds.

 

(b) In the case of a combination of tractor truck and a trailer or semitrailer, each vehicle constituting a part of such combination shall be licensed as a separate vehicle and a separate license shall be issued therefore. The fee for a trailer or semitrailer unit shall be twenty dollars ($20.00). The fee for each tractor unit shall be as prescribed in subsection (a) above, based on gross weight, such gross weight being determined by the aggregate gross weight of the entire combination of vehicles of which the tractor unit constitutes a part; provided that, in no case shall the tax for a tractor unit be less than twenty dollars ($20.00) nor more than one hundred five dollars ($105.00).

 

(c) The annual city license fee to be paid by the owner of any motor vehicle, trailer or semitrailer upon which well-drilling machinery is attached and which is permanently used solely for transporting such machinery shall be fifteen dollars ($15.00).

 

State law referencesSimilar Provisions, Code of Virginia, 46.2-694, 694.1, 697 and 700.

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on May 12, 2010.

 

This ordinance shall be effective and the charges applied to billings made by the City of Hampton, Virginia on and after January 1, 2011.

 

Signed by _________________________ Date _________________

Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by _________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council