State agencies; use of third-party commercial carriers for service, delivery, etc. (SB929)

Introduced By

Sen. John Edwards (D-Roanoke)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


State agencies; use of third-party commercial carrier for service, delivery, or transmission of notices. Authorizes state agencies under Titles 2.2 and 54.1 to use a third-party commercial carrier when service, delivery, or transmission of any notice or paper is authorized or required to be accomplished by mail, ordinary mail, registered mail, or certified mail. The bill provides that any applicable requirements in other titles of the Code of Virginia or the Rules of the Supreme Court of Virginia for proof of any service, delivery, or transmission shall remain in effect when a third-party commercial carrier is used. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101155D
01/08/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/19/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB929)
01/26/2015Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2015Read second time
01/29/2015Reading of amendments waived
01/29/2015Committee amendments agreed to
01/29/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SB929E
01/29/2015Printed as engrossed 15101155D-E
01/29/2015Engrossed bill reprinted 15101155D-E
01/30/2015Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB929E)
02/06/2015Placed on Calendar
02/06/2015Read first time
02/06/2015Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/12/2015Referred from General Laws
02/12/2015Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/2015Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/16/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/24/2015Left in Courts of Justice