Service of process; mail to address as shown on official tax records. (HB264)

Introduced By

Del. Onzlee Ware (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Landlord and tenant law; appointment of resident agent by nonresident property owner. Provides that for nonresident property owners, in addition to the requirement for a rental agent to reside and maintain a business office within Virginia, the City of Roanoke may, by ordinance, require such agents to reside in such locality or in an adjoining locality. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/02/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 081048776
01/02/2008Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/2008Assigned GL sub: Housing
01/29/2008Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/2008Committee substitute printed 081833776-H1
02/01/2008Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2008Committee substitute printed 081493776-H2
02/05/2008Read first time
02/06/2008Read second time
02/06/2008Committee substitute from General Laws rejected 081833776-H1
02/06/2008Committee substitute from Courts of Justice agreed to 081493776-H2
02/06/2008Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB264H2
02/07/2008Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/07/2008VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2008Communicated to Senate
02/08/2008Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2008Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2008Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/18/2008Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
02/19/2008Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2008Read third time
02/20/2008Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2008Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB264ER)
02/22/2008Signed by Speaker
02/25/2008Signed by President
03/02/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 118 (effective 7/1/08)
03/02/2008G Approved by Governor-Chapter 119 (effective 7/1/08)
03/05/2008G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0119)