Clerk of circuit court; local fees and fines paid directly to local government. (HB537)

Introduced By

Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patron Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg)

Progress

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

Description

Local fees and fines. Directs the clerk of the circuit court to pay local fees and fines collected by the general district or juvenile and domestic relations district courts directly the local government. Amends § 16.1-69.48, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/09/2016Committee
01/09/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102991D
01/09/2016Referred 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:
01/20/2016Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/21/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB537)
01/27/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2016Read first time
02/01/2016Read second time and engrossed
02/02/2016Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/02/2016VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2016Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/22/2016Reported from Courts of Justice (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2016Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2016Read third time
02/24/2016Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2016Enrolled
02/25/2016Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB537ER)
02/25/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB537ER)
02/25/2016Signed by Speaker
02/26/2016Signed by President
02/29/2016Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/29/16
02/29/2016G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 7, 2016
03/04/2016G Approved by Governor-Chapter 244 (effective 7/1/16)
03/04/2016G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0244)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 14 clips in all, totaling 6 minutes.

Transcript

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

COUNTY, SENATOR DEEDS. THANK YOU, MR. PRESIDENT. I WANT TO ASSOCIATE MYSELF WITH THE NOTION THAT WE CAN'T ERAISEE HISTORY, GOOD OR BAD. WE CAN'T ERASE. IT IS WHAT IT IS. THIS BILL DOESN'T HAVE MUCH TO DO WITH HISTORY.
A WISE JUDGE ONCE TOLD ME THE TWO MOST DANGEROUS WORDS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARE ALWAYS AND NEVER IF WOULD COULD NEVER CHANGE OUR MIND AND ALWAYS HAVE TO DO IT WHAT IS THE PURPOSE TO HAVING A LEGISLATURE. LOCALITIES IF THEY ARE THE ONES PLAY PAYING FOR A MONUMENT THEY OUGHT TO HAVE A CHANCE TO CHANGE THEIR MINDS. ALWAYS AND NEVER ARE PROBLEMATIC WORDS AND WHEN WE PUT THIS KIND