Service of process, substituted; member of party's household. (SB272)

Introduced By

Sen. Jennifer Wexton (D-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Substituted service of process; member of party's household. Changes the requirement that substituted service of process be on a member of the party's household instead of a member of the party's family. The requirements that the person upon whom service is made must be found at the party's usual place of abode, not be a temporary sojourner or guest, and be 16 years of age or older remain in effect. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16101129D
01/07/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/27/2016Failed to report (defeated) in Courts of Justice (2-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)