Federal rent control; repealing Code that declared unneccessary. (HB592)

Introduced By

Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave) with support from co-patrons Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen), and Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Federal rent control declared unnecessary.  Repeals 55-248.1, which pertains to federal rent control declared unnecessary and notification of the Housing Expediter. This bill is a recommendation of the Virginia Code Commission. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


  • 01/12/2010 Committee
  • 01/12/2010 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100308D
  • 01/12/2010 Referred to Committee on General Laws
  • 01/19/2010 Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
  • 01/20/2010 Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
  • 01/21/2010 Reported from General Laws (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/25/2010 Read first time
  • 01/26/2010 Read second time and engrossed
  • 01/27/2010 Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
  • 01/27/2010 VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 01/28/2010 Constitutional reading dispensed
  • 01/28/2010 Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
  • 02/17/2010 Reported from General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/19/2010 Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/22/2010 Read third time
  • 02/22/2010 Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/22/2010 Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/22/2010 Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
  • 02/24/2010 Enrolled
  • 02/24/2010 Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB592ER)
  • 02/24/2010 Signed by Speaker
  • 02/25/2010 Signed by President
  • 03/09/2010 G Approved by Governor-Chapter 92 (effective 7/1/10)
  • 03/09/2010 G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0092)