Real Estate Time-Share Act; provides for limited liability of developer for injuries to persons. (HB2017)

Introduced By

Del. Terrie Suit (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Virginia Real Estate Time-Share Act; assumption of the risk. Provides for limited liability of a developer, time-share association, or managing agent for injuries to persons using the time-share facilities if the developer, time-share association, or managing agent posts notice of such limited liability. The bill also provides that the homestead exemption cannot be claimed against the debt or lien of the association. The bill allows for the use of email in certain circumstances and adds several new definitions relating to the limitation of liability described above. Read the Bill »


03/12/2007: signed by governor


01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 075189520
01/08/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/12/2007Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing (Suit)
01/31/2007Read first time
02/01/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2007Read third time and passed House (96-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007Communicated to Senate
02/05/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2007Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/16/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/16/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Passed by for the day
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Passed Senate (34-Y 4-N 1-A)
02/20/2007VOTE: (34-Y 4-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/01/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2017ER)
03/01/2007Signed by Speaker
03/04/2007Signed by President
03/05/2007Impact statement from DPB (HB2017ER)
03/12/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 267 (effective 7/1/07)
03/15/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0267)