Virginia Vulnerable Adult Protection Act; created. (HB1728)

Introduced By

Del. David Toscano (D-Charlottesville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Vulnerable Adult Protection Act; creation. Creates the Virginia Vulnerable Adult Protection Act, which prohibits an individual in a position of trust to a vulnerable adult from using the vulnerable adult's property or assets for his own purposes. Such individual is liable for actual damages incurred by the vulnerable adult and may be liable for punitive damages. An individual in a position of trust who uses the vulnerable adult's property for his own purposes may also be barred from inheriting from the vulnerable adult or serving in a fiduciary capacity for the vulnerable adult, and may face other collateral consequences. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2013Committee
01/08/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13102493D
01/08/2013Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2013Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
01/11/2013Impact statement from DPB (HB1728)
01/21/2013Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 2-N)
02/01/2013Tabled in Courts of Justice