Recognizance bonds; provision for default. (SB381)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Recognizance bonds; default. Deletes provision that if the amount of the recognizance forfeited is in excess of the jurisdictional amount of the district court, process is returnable to the circuit court. This conforms the section amended by this bill to 16.1-77 that was amended in 2004 to provide that the $15,000 limit does not apply to bond forfeiture. This bill is a recommendation of the Committee on District Courts. Amends § 19.2-143, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/30/2006: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061136160
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 (SB381ER)
03/09/2006Enrolled
03/09/2006Signed by President
03/10/2006Signed by Speaker
03/30/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 316 (effective 7/1/06)
04/05/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0316)