Time-share estates; advertisement of foreclosure sales, information to be hard copy and electonic. (HB234)

Introduced By

Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Abbreviated advertising for timeshare foreclosed properties.  Changes the newspaper advertisement requirements for the sale of foreclosed timeshare properties. Refers parties to a website which lists all pertinent information in lieu of a full printing in the newspaper advertisement. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12103464D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2012Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/03/2012Referred from Courts of Justice
02/03/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/06/2012Assigned GL sub: #1 Housing
02/08/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 2-N)
02/09/2012Reported from General Laws with substitute (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2012Committee substitute printed 12105311D-H1
02/12/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Read second time
02/13/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12105311D-H1
02/13/2012Amendments by Delegate Cosgrove agreed to
02/13/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendments HB234EH1
02/13/2012Printed as engrossed 12105311D-EH1
02/14/2012Read third time and passed House (98-Y 2-N)
02/14/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2012Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/27/2012Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Committee substitute printed 12105682D-S1
02/29/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2012Read third time
03/01/2012Floor substitute printed 12105734D-S2 (Ruff)
03/01/2012Committee substitute rejected 12105682D-S1
03/01/2012Reading of substitute waived
03/01/2012Substitute by Senator Ruff agreed to 12105734D-S2
03/01/2012Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute HB234S2
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 (38-Y 0-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
03/02/2012Placed on Calendar
03/05/2012Senate substitute agreed to by House 12105734D-S2 (98-Y 0-N)
03/05/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB234ER)
03/08/2012Signed by Speaker
03/09/2012Signed by President
03/30/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 406 (effective 7/1/12)
03/30/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0406)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.