Landlord and tenant law; tenant remedies. (HB1209)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Collins (R-Winchester)

Progress

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

Description

Landlord and tenant laws; tenant's assertions; forms of relief. Authorizes the court in a tenant's assertion action to enter an order terminating the rental agreement upon the request of the tenant. The bill contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/18/2016Committee
01/18/2016Presented and ordered printed 16101446D
01/18/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/21/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1209)
01/27/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
01/27/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
02/02/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (7-Y 0-N)
02/04/2016Reported from General Laws with amendments (20-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2016Read first time
02/09/2016Read second time
02/09/2016Committee amendments agreed to
02/09/2016Engrossed by House as amended HB1209E
02/09/2016Printed as engrossed 16101446D-E
02/10/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/10/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/11/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/11/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/17/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1209E)
02/22/2016Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (8-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Committee substitute printed 16105706D-S1
02/24/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1209S1)
02/25/2016Read third time
02/25/2016Reading of substitute waived
02/25/2016Committee substitute agreed to 16105706D-S1
02/25/2016Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1209S1
02/25/2016Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2016Placed on Calendar
02/29/2016Senate substitute agreed to by House 16105706D-S1 (98-Y 0-N)
02/29/2016VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/01/2016Enrolled
03/01/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1209ER)
03/01/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB1209ER)
03/01/2016Signed by Speaker
03/04/2016Signed by President
03/11/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, April 11, 2016
03/11/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/11/16
03/11/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, April 10, 2016
03/11/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 384 (effective 7/1/16)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0384)
03/11/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text reprinted (CHAP0384)

Video

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.

Transcript

This is a transcript of the video clips in which this bill is discussed.

TO. AND HOUSE BILL 1209 A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT TWO SECTION OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATED TO LANDLORD AND TEN YAT LAWS. THE BILL PASSED THE SENATE WITH A SUBSTITUTE ON THE 25TH.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): THE GENTLEMAN FROM FREDERICK, MR. COLLINS.

Del. Chris Collins (R-Winchester): LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, THIS BRINGS INTO ALIGN WHAT THE SENATE VERSION WE HAVE PASSED OUT OF THE HOUSE. I ASK YOU ACCEPT THE SUBSTITUTION.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): SHALL THE SUBSTITUTE BE AGREED TO? CLERK WILL CLOSE THE ROLL.

Del. Chris Collins (R-Winchester): AYE, 98, NO, 0.