Mechanics' lien notice; claimant must send to property owner 30 days before filing. (HB1436)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Purkey (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Mechanics' lien notice. Provides that any person intending to perfect a mechanics' lien against a one-family or two-family residential dwelling unit must send the mechanics' lien agent designated on the building permit or, if no agent is designated on the permit, the property owner written notice of his intention at least 30 days before filing the memorandum of lien with the clerk of the court. The bill also provides that if no mechanics' lien agent is designated on the building permit, the permit shall contain the name and mailing address of the property owner. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/20/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13100661D
12/20/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/07/2013Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
02/05/2013Left in Courts of Justice