Local treasurer; authorized to be compensated when collecting fines, costs, etc. (HB1785)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Tata (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Criminal procedure; collection of fines, costs, penalties, forfeitures, and restitution.  Authorizesa local treasurer to be compensated on a contingency or percentage fee basis when collecting fines, costs, penalties, forfeitures, and restitution pursuant to an agreement with the attorney for the Commonwealth, and authorizes the local treasurer when undertaking such collection to employ collection powers used when collecting local taxes. Read the Bill »


02/21/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103401D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2011Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
01/26/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/31/2011Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2011Committee substitute printed 11104758D-H1
02/02/2011Read first time
02/03/2011Read second time
02/03/2011Committee substitute agreed to 11104758D-H1
02/03/2011Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1785H1
02/04/2011Read third time and passed House (95-Y 3-N)
02/04/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (95-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2011Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/21/2011Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


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 50 seconds.