Common Interest Community Board; information on covenants, association disclosure packets. (HB1475)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Common Interest Community Board; information on covenants; association disclosure packets. Provides for the Common Interest Community Board to develop information regarding covenants and the obligations that covenants may impose on a property owners' association and upon the land use of individual lot owners. The bill requires that the information be included in the current one-page form that accompanies association disclosure packets that are required to be provided to all prospective purchasers of lots located within a development that is subject to the Virginia Property Owners' Association Act ( 55-508 et seq.). Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101015D
12/13/2016Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/11/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1475)
01/16/2017Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #1
01/24/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (6-Y 0-N)
01/26/2017Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2017Committee substitute printed 17104787D-H1
01/30/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1475H1)
01/30/2017Read first time
01/31/2017Passed by for the day
02/01/2017Read second time
02/01/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17104787D-H1
02/01/2017Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1475H1
02/02/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/02/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/13/2017Reported from General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2017Read third time
02/16/2017Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2017Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2017Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1475ER)
02/20/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1475ER)
02/20/2017Signed by Speaker
02/21/2017Signed by President
02/21/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/03/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 257 (effective 7/1/17)
03/03/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0257)