Nonsuits; tolling of limitations; contractual limitation periods. (HB441)

Introduced By

Del. Manoli Loupassi (R-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Nonsuits; tolling of limitations; contractual limitation periods. Provides that a voluntary nonsuit tolls both a contractual limitation period and a statutorily governed limitation period. Amends § 8.01-229, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/07/2016Committee
01/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102009D
01/07/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee Civil Law
01/14/2016Assigned App. sub: Subcommittee Civil Law
01/14/2016Assigned Courts sub:
02/01/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 1-N)
02/03/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (19-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2016Read first time
02/08/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2016Read third time and passed House (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2016VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/17/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (10-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2016Read third time
02/22/2016Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Enrolled
02/24/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB441ER)
02/24/2016Signed by Speaker
02/25/2016Signed by President
02/25/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/25/16
02/25/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 3, 2016
03/01/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 189 (effective 7/1/16)
03/01/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0189)

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 1 minute.

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB170.