Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures, septic tanks. (HB745)

Introduced By

Del. John Bell (D-Chantilly) with support from co-patron Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures; septic tanks. Adds to the mandatory disclosure for wastewater systems the provision that purchasers are advised to exercise whatever due diligence they deem necessary to determine the costs associated with any pump-out of septic tanks, annual inspection, and repair. Amends § 55-519, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

02/25/2016: Passed the House

History

DateAction
01/12/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16102874D
01/12/2016Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2016Referred from Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (HB745)
01/20/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
01/25/2016Assigned to sub: Subcommittee #1
01/25/2016Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
02/09/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in General Laws
02/25/2016Read third time
02/25/2016Passed House (97-Y 0-N 3-N)

Comments

William Madison writes:

At least this bill did not get sent to the Orrock Death Sub COMMITTEE (#3).