District court; record on appeal. (HB1483)

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 general district court or juvenile and domestic relations district court judgment in a civil case to circuit court, only the 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 »


02/06/2013: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/02/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13101970D
01/02/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2013Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
01/14/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1483)
01/14/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (8-Y 0-N)
01/23/2013Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2013Committee substitute printed 13104442D-H1
01/25/2013Read first time
01/28/2013Read second time
01/28/2013Committee substitute agreed to 13104442D-H1
01/28/2013Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1483H1
01/29/2013Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/29/2013VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2013Constitutional reading dispensed
01/30/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2013Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 45 seconds.