Nonresident; when personal jurisdiction may be exercised. (HB3127)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City)

Progress

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

Description

Civil remedies; when personal jurisdiction over person may be exercised. Grants personal jurisdiction over a nonresident in all cases in which a local tax, fine, penalty, interest, or similar charge is owed by the nonresident. Currently, the "long-arm" statute establishes jurisdiction over a nonresident who has incurred a tangible personal property tax liability. Read the Bill »

Status

03/19/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/18/2007Committee
01/18/2007Presented and ordered printed 079095372
01/18/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2007Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/03/2007Read first time
02/05/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2007Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007Communicated to Senate
02/07/2007Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007Motion to reconsider Passed by for the day agreed to (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Passed by for the day
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2007Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Enrolled
03/07/2007Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB3127ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/19/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 533 (effective 7/1/07)
03/27/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0533)