Legislation # 10-0196 Enactment Number 10-0012
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date none
Introduction Date 5/12/2010
Title Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 1 “General Provisions”, Section 1-14 “Assessment Of Additional Court Costs In Criminal And Traffic Cases For Courthouse And Courtroom Security” Of The Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia To Increase The Fee Imposed From $5 To $10.
 
Legislation History 10-0196
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
10/14/2010 Enactment Number 10-0012
5/12/2010 Adopted
5/3/2010 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 10-0196

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 10-0196

 

Enactment Number: 10-0012

 

Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 1 General Provisions, Section 1-14 Assessment Of Additional Court Costs In Criminal And Traffic Cases For Courthouse And Courtroom Security Of The Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia To Increase The Fee Imposed From $5 To $10.

 

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. 1-14.  Assessment of additional court costs in criminal and traffic cases for courthouse and courtroom security.

 

(a)   Pursuant to Section 53.1-120 of the Code of Virginia, there is hereby imposed and assessed, as part of the costs incident to each criminal and traffic case in the circuit, general district and juvenile and domestic relations district courts located within the city, the sum of ten dollars ($10.00) for courthouse and courtroom security personnel, and, if requested by the sheriff, equipment and other personal property used in connection with courthouse security.

 

(b)   The assessment provided for in this section shall be in addition to all other costs prescribed by law and shall be collected by the clerk of the respective courts, remitted to the treasurer of this city and held by such treasurer subject to disbursements as provided in subsection (a) above.

 

State law references:  Assessment for courthouse and courtroom security, Code of Virginia, 53.1-120. 

 

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 July 1, 2010.

 

 

 

 

Signed by __________________________Date _________________

Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _______________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council