Real Estate Board; compensation to referring attorneys prohibited, exception. (HB2040)

Introduced By

Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Real Estate Board; compensation to referring attorneys prohibited; exception. Provides that an attorney-at-law referring a client to a licensee shall not receive any compensation from a listing firm or offered in the common source information company to cooperating brokers, unless the attorney is also licensed as a real estate broker or salesperson. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 096965560
01/13/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2040)
01/23/2009Assigned GL sub: Housing
01/28/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/03/2009Reported from General Laws with substitute (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2009Committee substitute printed 091819560-H1
02/04/2009Read first time
02/05/2009Read second time
02/05/2009Committee substitute agreed to 091819560-H1
02/05/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2040H1
02/06/2009Read third time and passed House (97-Y 1-N)
02/06/2009VOTE: --- PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2009Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2009Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/11/2009Reported from General Laws and Technology (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2009Read third time
02/16/2009Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2009Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2040ER)
02/18/2009Impact statement from DPB (HB2040ER)
02/18/2009Signed by Speaker
02/18/2009Signed by President
02/25/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 88 (effective 7/1/09)
02/25/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0088)