Residential Property Disclosure Act; disclosure of stormwater detention facilities. (HB1856)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Shannon (D-Vienna) with support from co-patron Sen. Chap Petersen (D-Fairfax)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; disclosure of stormwater detention facilities. Provides that an owner of real property makes no representations with respect to the presence of any stormwater detention facilities located on the property and that purchasers are advised to exercise whatever due diligence they deem necessary to determine the presence of any stormwater detention facilities on the property, in accordance with terms and conditions as may be contained in the real estate purchase contract, but in any event, prior to settlement pursuant to that contract. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2009Committee
01/12/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 091781724
01/12/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/16/2009Assigned GL sub: Housing
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1856)
01/21/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting
01/22/2009Reported from General Laws (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2009Read first time
01/27/2009Read second time and engrossed
01/28/2009Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/28/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/18/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2009Read third time
02/23/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2009Enrolled
02/28/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1856ER)
02/28/2009Signed by Speaker
02/28/2009Signed by President
03/04/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB1856ER)
03/30/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 641 (effective 7/1/09)
03/30/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0641)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 2 minutes.