CRESPA; prohibits felons from acting as settlement agent thereunder. (SB745)

Introduced By

Sen. Martin Williams (R-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


CRESPA; settlement agents; convicted felons. Prohibits any person who has been convicted of a felony from acting as a settlement agent under the Consumer Real Estate Settlement Protection Act. Convicted felons are also prohibited from working for settlement agents in a capacity involving the receipt or disbursement of funds from real estate settlements. Read the Bill »


04/04/2007: enacted


11/15/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 072179848
11/15/2006Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/24/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/25/2007Read second time
01/25/2007Reading of amendments waived
01/25/2007Committee amendments agreed to
01/25/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB745E
01/25/2007Printed as engrossed 072179848-E
01/26/2007Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/26/2007VOTE: (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/15/2007Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2007Read second time
02/20/2007Read third time
02/20/2007Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2007Engrossed by House as amended
02/20/2007Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/20/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2007House amendment agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
02/22/2007VOTE: (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB745ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/26/2007Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/03/2007Placed on Calendar
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter (effective 7/1/07)
04/04/2007House concurred in Governor's recommendation (97-Y 0-N)
04/04/2007G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/04/2007VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/04/2007Reenrolled bill text (SB745ER2)
04/04/2007Signed by President as reenrolled
04/04/2007Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/04/2007Enacted, Chapter 898 (effective 7/1/07)
04/11/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0898)