Cash proffers; allows an award of fees, etc., to prevailing party when contesting certain actions. (SB1204)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)

Progress

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

Description

Cash proffers; court costs.  Allows for an award of fees, expenses, and court costs to any party who prevails when contesting an action in conflict with the provisions of 15.2-2303.1:1. The sunset provision on this legislation is extended from July 1, 2014, to July 1, 2015. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103350D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/18/2011Reported from Local Government with amendment (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2011Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2011Read second time
01/21/2011Committee amendment agreed to
01/21/2011Reading of amendment waived
01/21/2011Amendment by Senator Obenshain agreed to
01/21/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1204E
01/21/2011Printed as engrossed 11103350D-E
01/24/2011Read third time and passed Senate (34-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2011Placed on Calendar
02/07/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/08/2011Assigned CC & T sub: #2
02/10/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
02/11/2011Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns with amendment (19-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2011Read second time
02/15/2011Passed by for the day
02/16/2011Read third time
02/16/2011Committee amendment agreed to
02/16/2011Engrossed by House as amended
02/16/2011Passed House with amendment (79-Y 18-N)
02/16/2011VOTE: PASSAGE (79-Y 18-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2011House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2011Enrolled
02/24/2011Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1204ER)
02/24/2011Signed by Speaker
02/24/2011Signed by President
03/15/2011G Approved by Governor-Chapter 173 (effective 7/1/11)
03/15/2011G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0173)

Video

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.