District court; appeal of judgment in civil case to circuit court. (HB284)

Introduced By

Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Record on appeal from district court.  Provides that, upon the appeal of a district court judgment in a civil case to circuit court, only the original warrants or pleadings with the judgment endorsed thereon and all other pleadings filed in the case shall be transmitted to the circuit court. All other materials contained in the case file, including all other documents, exhibits, or papers, shall be retained by the district court. Currently, the district court transfers all materials to the circuit court in the event of an appeal. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100199D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2012Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/30/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (5-Y 0-N)
01/31/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB284)
02/10/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB284)
02/10/2012Tabled in Courts of Justice