Revocation/suspension of license to practice law; violation of Va. Rules of Professional Conduct. (SB1379)

Introduced By

Sen. Ken Stolle (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

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

Description

Revocation or suspension of license to practice law; professional malpractice insurance. Requires an attorney who is found to have engaged in any unlawful or unethical activity resulting in loss of a client's property to maintain professional malpractice insurance. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 080951328
01/14/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2009Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/26/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Read second time
01/28/2009Reading of amendment waived
01/28/2009Committee amendment agreed to
01/28/2009Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1379E
01/28/2009Printed as engrossed 080951328-E
01/29/2009Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2009Placed on Calendar
02/13/2009Read first time
02/13/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/2009Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/18/2009Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s)
02/20/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2009Committee substitute printed 090341420-H1
02/24/2009Read second time
02/25/2009Read third time
02/25/2009Committee substitute agreed to 090341420-H1
02/25/2009Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1379H1
02/25/2009Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/25/2009VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009House substitute agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2009Title replaced 090341420-H1
03/09/2009Enrolled
03/09/2009Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1379ER)
03/09/2009Signed by President
03/11/2009Signed by Speaker
03/27/2009G Approved by Governor-Chapter 287 (effective 7/1/09)
03/27/2009G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0287)

Map

This bill mentions Richmond.