Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; property of deceased tenants. (HB1536)

Introduced By

Del. Terrie Suit (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act; property of deceased tenants. Authorizes the landlord to dispose of the property of a deceased tenant provided the landlord gives at least 10 days written notice to the contact person authorized by the tenant in the rental agreement or to the estate of the tenant in accordance with law. Read the Bill »


04/06/2006: signed by governor


01/20/2006Presented and ordered printed 065345520
01/20/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/25/2006Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing (Suit)
02/09/2006Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 0-N)
02/10/2006Committee substitute printed 067728520-H1
02/11/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time
02/13/2006Committee substitute agreed to 067728520-H1
02/13/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1536H1
02/14/2006Read third time and passed House (99-Y 1-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 1-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to Senate
02/15/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/22/2006Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/24/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Read third time
02/27/2006Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/27/2006VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
03/06/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1536ER)
03/07/2006Signed by Speaker
03/08/2006Signed by President
04/06/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 820 (effective 7/1/06)
04/17/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0820)