Lawyers; client accounts. (HB1571)

Introduced By

Del. Bill Cleaveland (R-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Professions; lawyers; client accounts. Repeals the provision prohibiting the Supreme Court from adopting a disciplinary rule requiring that lawyers deposit client funds in an interest-bearing account. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/05/2011Committee
01/05/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102131D
01/05/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2011Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
01/17/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 5-N)
01/19/2011Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (10-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)