Partnerships; redesignates specified office as its principal office. (SB461)

Introduced By

Sen. Don McEachin (D-Richmond)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Partnerships; offices and statements; penalty.  Makes it unlawful for any person to sign a general or limited partnership document he knows is false in any material respect with intent that the document be delivered to the State Corporation Commission for filing. Violations are punishable as a Class 1 misdemeanor. The measure also redesignates the specified office of a limited partnership as its principal office, which conforms to terminology applicable to other types of business entities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10101171D
01/13/2010Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/18/2010Reported from Commerce and Labor (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2010Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2010Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2010Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2010Impact statement from SCC (SB461)
02/03/2010Placed on Calendar
02/03/2010Read first time
02/03/2010Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/23/2010Reported from Commerce and Labor (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2010Read second time
02/26/2010Read third time
02/26/2010Passed House BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/26/2010VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2010Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB461ER)
03/05/2010Signed by Speaker
03/08/2010Impact statement from SCC (SB461ER)
03/08/2010Signed by President
04/12/2010G Approved by Governor-Chapter 675 (effective 7/1/10)
04/12/2010G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0675)


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 35 seconds.