Writ of fieri facias; repeals statutory mandate that every officer endorse thereon date & time. (HB1888)

Introduced By

Del. Sam Nixon (R-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Officer endorsement of writ of fieri facias. Repeals statutory mandate that every officer endorse on each writ of fieri facias the date and time he receives the same and also when he levies upon tangible personal property of the debtor. Also repealed is a statutory provision authorizing the judgment creditor to recover against any such officer failing to make such endorsement and his sureties, jointly and severally, in the court in which the judgment was rendered, a sum not exceeding 15 percent upon the amount of the execution. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 096640656
01/12/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2009Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/19/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
01/21/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (19-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2009Committee substitute printed 090311656-H1
01/23/2009Read first time
01/26/2009Read second time
01/26/2009Committee substitute agreed to 090311656-H1
01/26/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1888H1
01/27/2009Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
01/27/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
01/28/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/23/2009Reported from Courts of Justice (12-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
02/24/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1888ER)
03/05/2009Signed by President
03/06/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 443 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0443)