Professional and Occupational Regulation, Department of; common interest communities, etc. (SB983)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; common interest communities; powers of certain regulatory boards and programs.  Extends the expiration deadline for provisional common interest community manager licenses from June 30, 2011, to June 30, 2012. The bill also (i) amends bonding requirements for associations whose residents are exempt from licensure by the Common Interest Community (CIC) Board to conform to the Condominium and Property Owners Association Acts, (ii) provides for the payment of court-appointed receivers from the Common Interest Community Management Recovery Fund, and (iii) clarifies the CIC Board's authority to promulgate regulations. In addition the bill clarifies Virginia Real Estate Time-Share Act and Condominium Act provisions governing the irrevocable appointment for service of process to apply only to nonresidents and corrects an erroneous reference contained in the Condominium Act. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103472D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/19/2011Incorporates SB 1244
01/19/2011Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2011Committee substitute printed 11104421D-S1
01/19/2011Incorporates SB1244
01/21/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (35-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB983S1)
01/24/2011Read second time
01/24/2011Reading of substitute waived
01/24/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104421D-S1
01/24/2011Emergency clause added
01/24/2011Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB983S1
01/25/2011Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/09/2011Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
02/16/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/17/2011Reported from General Laws with amendments (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2011Read second time
02/22/2011Read third time
02/22/2011Committee amendments agreed to
02/22/2011Engrossed by House as amended
02/22/2011Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
02/22/2011VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2011House amendments rejected by Senate (2-Y 37-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2011House insisted on amendments
02/24/2011House requested conference committee
02/24/2011Senate acceded to request (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2011Conferees appointed by House
02/24/2011Delegates: Comstock, Oder, Bulova
02/24/2011Conferees appointed by Senate
02/24/2011Senators: Whipple, Vogel, Marsden
02/25/2011Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2011Conference report agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/25/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB983ER)
03/03/2011Signed by Speaker
03/04/2011Impact statement from DPB (SB983ER)
03/06/2011Signed by President
03/25/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 605 (effective 3/25/11)
03/25/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0605)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 1 minute.