Clients' Protection Fund; Supreme Court to adopt rules assessing members of VA State Bar fee. (SB1426)

Introduced By

Sen. John Chichester (R-Fredericksburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Clients' Protection Fund. Allows the Supreme Court to adopt rules assessing members of the Virginia State Bar an annual fee of up to $25 to be deposited in the State Bar Fund and transferred to the Clients' Protection Fund. The authority to adopt such rules will expire on July 1, 2015. Read the Bill »


03/23/2007: signed by governor


02/22/2007Introduced at the request of Governor
02/22/2007Presented and ordered printed 072030129
02/22/2007Referred to Committee on Finance
02/22/2007Engrossed by Senate
02/22/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007Communicated to House
02/22/2007Placed on Calendar
02/22/2007Read first time
02/22/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/23/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (20-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2007Read second time
02/23/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (96-Y 0-N)
02/23/2007VOTE: AGREE TO MOTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2007Passed House (92-Y 3-N)
02/23/2007VOTE: PASSAGE (92-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1426)
03/12/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1426ER)
03/12/2007Signed by President
03/13/2007Signed by Speaker
03/20/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB1426ER)
03/23/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 807 (effective 7/1/07)
04/10/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0807)