Revocation of law license; petition for reinstatement of law license of members of General Assembly. (HB1405)

Introduced By

Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Revocation of law license; petition for reinstatement of law license; members of the General Assembly.  Requires the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court to appoint only retired judges to hear cases involving the revocation of the law license of a member of the General Assembly or his firm. The bill further requires the justices of the Supreme Court to recuse themselves from consideration of any petition for reinstatement of the law license of a member of the General Assembly. Such petition shall instead be acted upon by seven retired justices or judges of the Supreme Court or the Court of Appeals. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
08/30/2010Committee
08/30/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100211D
08/30/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2011Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
01/24/2011Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/08/2011Left in Courts of Justice

Comments

Bubberella writes:

I wonder what precipitated this bill?