Attorney discipline; procedures. (HB1479)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Leftwich (R-Chesapeake)

Progress

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

Description

Attorney discipline; procedures. Conforms the statutory procedures for disciplining attorneys to the Rules of Supreme Court of Virginia. Amends § 54.1-3935, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
12/13/2016Committee
12/13/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101076D
12/13/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2017Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/13/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1479)
01/16/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/20/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2017Read first time
01/25/2017Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2017Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/26/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2017Constitutional reading dispensed
01/27/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/06/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2017Read third time
02/08/2017Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2017Enrolled
02/10/2017Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1479ER)
02/10/2017Signed by Speaker
02/13/2017Signed by President
02/13/2017Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/13/17
02/13/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 20, 2017
02/14/2017Impact statement from DPB (HB1479ER)
02/17/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 40 (effective 7/1/17)
02/17/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0040)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB874.