Pro Hac Vice Fund; created. (SB973)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Pro Hac Vice Fund; out-of-state-attorneys. Establishes the Pro Hac Vice Fund as a special, nonreverting fund comprised of fees collected for applications to associate counsel (out-of-state attorneys). Moneys in the Fund are to be used by the Supreme Court for improving the administration of justice. The fee, under new Rule 1A:4, will be $250. Amends § 17.1-205, § 17.1-328, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

03/15/2007: signed by governor

History

DateAction
01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 070719160
01/09/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/17/2007Rereferred to Finance
01/30/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB973)
02/01/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2007Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2007Read third time
02/05/2007Passed Senate (37-Y 1-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Reconsideration of passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Passed Senate (38-Y 1-N)
02/05/2007VOTE: (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred 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 (SB973ER)
03/07/2007Signed by Speaker
03/08/2007Signed by President
03/15/2007G Approved by Governor-Chapter 372 (effective 7/1/07)
03/21/2007Impact statement from DPB (SB973ER)
03/21/2007G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0372)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2115.