Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act; established. (SB80)

Introduced By

Sen. Janet Howell (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Uniform Adult Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Jurisdiction Act.  Establishes a mechanism for resolving multistate jurisdictional disputes regarding adult guardianships and conservatorships. Procedures are provided for determining which jurisdiction is the "home state" having primary jurisdiction, transferring a guardianship or conservatorship to another state, registering orders, and addressing emergency situations. The Act has been adopted in 12 states and the District of Columbia. Amends § 37.2-1001, § 37.2-1031, § 37.2-1052, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/05/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100375D
01/05/2010Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/12/2010Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/08/2010Continued to 2011 in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
12/02/2010Left in Courts of Justice