Creditors of decedent's estate; debts and taxes owed to localities, etc., to be eighth in line. (SB1263)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Herring (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Creditors of decedent's estate. Provides that debts and taxes owed to political subdivisions of the Commonwealth are to be included in the class of claims that is sixth in line to be paid from a decedent's estate. Currently, only debts and taxes owed to the Commonwealth are included in this class of claims. Read the Bill »


03/21/2007: signed by governor


01/10/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 078045738
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 amendments waived
01/31/2007Committee amendments agreed to
01/31/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1263E
01/31/2007Printed as engrossed 078045738-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 (13-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Read second time
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Passed by for the day
02/22/2007Read third time
02/22/2007Passed by temporarily
02/22/2007Amendments by Delegate Armstrong agreed to
02/22/2007Engrossed by House as amended
02/22/2007Passed House with amendments (86-Y 8-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: PASSAGE (86-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House amendments agreed to by Senate (30-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (30-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1263ER)
03/08/2007Signed by Speaker
03/11/2007Signed by President
03/21/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 735 (effective 7/1/07)
04/05/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0735)