Garnishment; venue, garnishment without judgement debtor's social security number. (HB1147)

Introduced By

Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Garnishment; venue.  Provides that a judgment creditor may institute garnishment proceedings in the jurisdiction where the judgment debtor resides even though the underlying judgment was entered by another court. The judgment creditor must file with the court where the judgment debtor resides an abstract of the judgment rendered, pay all applicable court fees to the court, and file any release or satisfaction of judgment in both courts. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/16/2012Presented and ordered printed 12100213D
01/16/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2012Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
01/25/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
01/30/2012Reported from Courts of Justice (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2012Read first time
02/02/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/03/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/03/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Committee substitute printed 12105455D-S1
02/17/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read third time
02/20/2012Reading of substitute waived
02/20/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105455D-S1
02/20/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1147S1
02/20/2012Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2012Placed on Calendar
02/22/2012Senate substitute agreed to by House 12105455D-S1 (99-Y 0-N)
02/22/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1147ER)
02/27/2012Signed by Speaker
02/28/2012Signed by President
03/13/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 251 (effective 7/1/12)
03/13/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0251)


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.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB625.