Mechanic's lien; adds certification of mailing therefor by general contractor. (HB2579)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Mechanic's lien; required statements. Adds a certification of mailing to 43-5, the statutory form for a memorandum for mechanic's lien claimed by a general contractor. This bill also adds a statement to the statutory mechanic's lien forms for general contractors, subcontractors ( 43-8), and sub-subcontractors ( 43-10) that provides that it is the intent of the claimant submitting the form to claim the benefit of a lien. These statements and the certification are required to be in a mechanic's lien memorandum under 43-4. Read the Bill »


03/19/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070035348
01/10/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2007Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/30/2007Read first time
01/31/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/01/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007Communicated to Senate
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/19/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2579ER)
03/01/2007Signed by Speaker
03/04/2007Signed by President
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 504 (effective 7/1/07)
03/27/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0504)