Garnishment, previous; allows costs incurred by judgment creditor are chargeable to judgment debtor. (HB286)

Introduced By

Del. Sal Iaquinto (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Previous garnishments; costs.  Allows costs incurred by a judgment creditor in connection with a prior garnishment to be collected in a subsequent garnishment attempt that is based on the same judgment. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100579D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2012Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/16/2012Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (9-Y 0-N)
01/23/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2012Committee substitute printed 12104123D-H1
01/25/2012Read first time
01/26/2012Read second time
01/26/2012Committee substitute agreed to 12104123D-H1
01/26/2012Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB286H1
01/27/2012Passed by for the day
01/30/2012Read third time and passed House (80-Y 19-N)
01/30/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (80-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2012Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/2012Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (9-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read third time
02/20/2012Reading of amendment waived
02/20/2012Committee amendment agreed to
02/20/2012Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/20/2012Passed Senate with amendment (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2012Placed on Calendar
02/22/2012Senate amendment agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/22/2012VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2012Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB286ER)
02/27/2012Signed by Speaker
02/28/2012Signed by President
03/30/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 409 (effective 7/1/12)
03/30/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0409)


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 11 minutes.