Adverse possession; abolition. (HB219)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer McClellan (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Adverse possession; abolition.  Abolishes adverse possession as a cause of action or a defense if arising on or after July 1, 2010. Amends § 55-171, § 57-17, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10103073D
01/08/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/15/2010Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/18/2010Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2011
01/22/2010Continued to 2011 in Courts of Justice
12/02/2010Left in Courts of Justice

Comments

Silas Sexton writes:

Does this bill also abolish Prescriptive Easements? I hope so.