Process and service fees; increases certain sheriffs' fees. (SB998)

Introduced By

Sen. John Miller (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Process and service fees. Increases from $25 to $35 certain sheriffs' fees for levying upon property or serving an ejectment and from $25 to $50 for serving a writ of possession. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2009Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/09 098400275
01/12/2009Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2009Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/26/2009Rereferred from Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N)
01/26/2009Rereferred to Finance
01/28/2009Rereferred from Courts of Justice (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2009Rereferred to Finance
01/29/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB998)
02/04/2009Reported from Finance (16-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2009Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2009Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2009Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 3-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
02/17/2009Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (12-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2009Committee substitute printed 090426275-H1
02/17/2009Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/24/2009Impact statement from DPB (SB998H1)
02/28/2009Left in Appropriations


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 25 seconds.