Condominium and Property Owners' Association Acts; lien for assessments, priority. (HB1256)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Condominium Act; Property Owners' Association Act; lien for assessments; priority.  Provides that such portion of the unpaid assessments due and owing the association for a period not to exceed three years that is attributable to providing the maintenance and upkeep of the common areas and such other areas of association responsibility expressly provided for in the declaration, including capital expenditures, shall be prior to all other liens and encumbrances except any real estate tax liens, deeds of trust or mortgages, regardless of when recorded, on the unit or lot. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/20/2012Presented and ordered printed 12104353D
01/20/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/27/2012Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
02/01/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/08/2012Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2013
02/09/2012Continued to 2013 in General Laws
02/09/2012Continued with Substitute to 2013 in General Laws
02/09/2012Committee substitute printed 12104629D-H1
02/09/2012Continued to 2013 with substitute in General Laws