District court; parties not represented by counsel. (SB379)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

District court; parties not represented by counsel. Provides that parties in a civil case not represented by counsel must make written notification of an address change if they have made an appearance in the case. There is no requirement in current law that such parties shall have made an appearance. This bill is a recommendation of the Committee on District Courts. Amends § 16.1-88.03, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

04/03/2006: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061135160
01/11/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (36-Y 0-N)
01/31/2006VOTE: (36-Y 0-N)
02/01/2006Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2006Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2006Communicated to House
02/14/2006Placed on Calendar
02/14/2006Read first time
02/14/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2006Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/27/2006Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
03/01/2006Read second time
03/02/2006Read third time
03/02/2006Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/09/2006Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB379ER)
03/09/2006Enrolled
03/09/2006Signed by President
03/10/2006Signed by Speaker
04/03/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 374 (effective 7/1/06)
04/05/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0374)