Fair Housing Board; establishes educational materials on Fair Housing Law. (SB216)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Fair Housing Board certification program.  Requires the Fair Housing Board to promulgate regulations establishing fair housing training and certification for persons in the business or activity of selling or renting dwellings without a real estate broker. Civil penalties shall be assessed for noncompliance. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103078D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/20/2010Passed by for the day in General Laws and Technology
02/03/2010Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2010Read second time and engrossed
02/10/2010Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2010Placed on Calendar
02/16/2010Read first time
02/16/2010Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/16/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB216)
02/23/2010Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
02/24/2010Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 1-N)
03/02/2010Reported from General Laws with substitute (18-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2010Committee substitute printed 10105549D-H1
03/03/2010Read second time
03/04/2010Read third time
03/04/2010Committee substitute agreed to 10105549D-H1
03/04/2010Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB216H1
03/04/2010Passed House with substitute (92-Y 8-N)
03/04/2010VOTE: --- PASSAGE (92-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB216H1)
03/08/2010House substitute rejected by Senate (2-Y 38-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2010House insisted on substitute
03/09/2010House requested conference committee
03/10/2010Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/10/2010Conferees appointed by Senate
03/10/2010Senators: Locke, Miller J.C., Herring
03/11/2010Conferees appointed by House
03/11/2010Delegates: Oder, Peace, Bulova
03/13/2010Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/13/2010Conference report agreed to by House (92-Y 5-N)
03/13/2010VOTE: --- ADOPTION (92-Y 5-N) (see vote tally)
03/22/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB216ER)
03/22/2010Impact statement from DPB (SB216ER)
03/22/2010Signed by Speaker
03/25/2010Signed by President
04/11/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 457 (effective 7/1/10)
04/11/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0457)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.