Value of property; enforcement of liens. (SB1085)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Enforcement of liens; property value. Increases from $10,000 to $12,500 the maximum value of property that may be sold for cash at auction to satisfy a lien without petitioning for a court order for the sale of such property. The bill also requires the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles, in determining the value of a vehicle, to use the trade-in value of the vehicle as found in a recognized pricing guide. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102861D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1085)
02/09/2015Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Read second time
02/10/2015Reading of amendments waived
02/10/2015Committee amendments agreed to
02/10/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1085E
02/10/2015Printed as engrossed 15102861D-E
02/10/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2015Placed on Calendar
02/12/2015Read first time
02/12/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2015Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/13/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1085E)
02/16/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/20/2015Reported from Courts of Justice (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Read second time
02/24/2015Read third time
02/24/2015Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/24/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1085ER)
02/27/2015Signed by Speaker
02/27/2015Signed by President
03/02/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1085ER)
03/04/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/4/15
03/04/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/26/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 640 (effective 7/1/15)
03/26/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0640)


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 35 seconds.