Nonsuits; notice required, dismissal of actions thereby. (SB911)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

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

Description

Nonsuits; notice required. Requires reasonable notice for counsel of record and a reasonable attempt to notify parties not represented by counsel of any nonsuit in a matter after the first nonsuit. This is a recommendation of the Boyd-Graves Conference. Read the Bill »

Status

03/15/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/08/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073037200
01/08/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/01/2007Committee substitute printed 070097782-S1
02/02/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/02/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Read second time
02/05/2007Reading of substitute waived
02/05/2007Committee substitute agreed to 070097782-S1
02/05/2007Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB911S1
02/06/2007Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/06/2007VOTE: (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2007Communicated to House
02/07/2007Placed on Calendar
02/07/2007Read first time
02/07/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/09/2007Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/16/2007Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2007Read second time
02/21/2007Read third time
02/21/2007Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/21/2007VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2007Enrolled
03/07/2007Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB911ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/15/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 367 (effective 7/1/07)
03/21/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0367)