Real Estate Board; continuing education, duties of real estate brokers and salespersons. (HB206)

Introduced By

Del. Jackson Miller (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Real Estate Board; duties of real estate brokers and salespersons.  Requires the Real Estate Board to establish procedures for carrying over continuing education credits by real estate licensees. The bill also (i) authorizes the Board to regulate the permitted activities of unlicensed individuals employed by licensees or under the supervision of a broker; (ii) requires brokers to certify that their brokerage firms have been audited for compliance with real estate law and Board regulations; (iii) sets out duties for supervising brokers at each branch location with regard to supervising/training associate brokers and salespersons; (iv) clarifies the term "independent contractor"; (v) provides that licensees are not required to disclose whether an attorney or nonattorney will be providing settlement services; and (vi) makes several changes to terminology related to dual and designated representation and agency relationships. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/09/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103815D
01/09/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/13/2012Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
01/17/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB206)
01/25/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/26/2012Reported from General Laws with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2012Read first time
01/31/2012Read second time
01/31/2012Committee amendments agreed to
01/31/2012Engrossed by House as amended HB206E
01/31/2012Printed as engrossed 12103815D-E
02/01/2012Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/01/2012VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/02/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/06/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB206E)
02/27/2012Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Committee substitute printed 12105637D-S1
02/29/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/29/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB206S1)
03/01/2012Read third time
03/01/2012Reading of substitute waived
03/01/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105637D-S1
03/01/2012Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB206S1
03/01/2012Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Placed on Calendar
03/05/2012Senate substitute agreed to by House 12105637D-S1 (97-Y 0-N
03/05/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB206ER)
03/08/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB206ER)
03/08/2012Signed by Speaker
03/09/2012Signed by President
04/09/2012Governor's recommendation received by House
04/17/2012Placed on Calendar
04/18/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 750 (effective - see bill)
04/18/2012House concurred in Governor's recommendation (96-Y 0-N)
04/18/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/18/2012Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/18/2012G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/18/2012Reenrolled bill text (HB206ER2)
04/18/2012Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/18/2012Signed by President as reenrolled
04/18/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 750 (effective - see bill)
04/18/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0750)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 3 minutes.