Personal injury or wrongful death action; qualification of fiduciary. (HB2016)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)

Progress

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

Description

Action for personal injury or wrongful death; qualification of fiduciary. Provides that when a fiduciary qualifies for the sole purpose of defending a personal injury or wrongful death action, the court in which the fiduciary qualifies or the commissioner of accounts for such court may exempt the fiduciary from filing further accounts where the fiduciary is not administering any funds and has no power of sale over any real estate the decedent owned. Amends § 64.2-454, § 8.01-606, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/14/2015Committee
01/14/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101355D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2015Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/26/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (10-Y 0-N)
01/28/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2015Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2015Committee substitute printed 15104231D-H1
01/30/2015Read first time
02/02/2015Passed by for the day
02/03/2015Read second time
02/03/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15104231D-H1
02/03/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB2016H1
02/04/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/04/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/05/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/07/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/07/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/11/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Read third time
02/16/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Enrolled
02/19/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB2016ER)
02/19/2015Signed by Speaker
02/20/2015Signed by President
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/23/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/23/15
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/16/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 129 (effective 7/1/15)
03/16/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0129)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.