Courthouse; posting of notices. (SB1255)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Courthouse; posting of notices. Provides that whenever notices, summonses, orders, and other official documents are required to be posted on or at the front door of a courthouse or on a public bulletin board at the courthouse, this requirement can be met if such documents are posted at or near the principal public entrance to the courthouse in a conspicuous location that has been approved by the chief judge of the circuit in which the courthouse is situated. This bill also provides that the posting of such documents may be made by any means, including electronic, provided that the means employed display the original document, an image of the original document, or otherwise display the same information contained in the original document. Read the Bill »


03/21/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070046738
01/10/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/30/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2007Read second time
01/31/2007Reading of amendment waived
01/31/2007Committee amendment agreed to
01/31/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1255E
01/31/2007Printed as engrossed 070046738-E
02/01/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/19/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (18-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Read second time
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Passed House (92-Y 6-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: PASSAGE (92-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1255ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/21/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 734 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0734)