Transacting business under assumed name; filing of certificate with clerk of SCC. (SB1309)

Introduced By

Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg)

Progress

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

Description

Transacting business under assumed name; filing certificate. Eliminates the requirement that an individual or entity conducting business under an assumed or fictitious name file a certificate with the clerk of the circuit court where the business is to be conducted. The measure requires that such certificates be filed with the clerk of the State Corporation Commission. The measure has an effective date of October 1, 2017. Amends § 59.1-69, § 59.1-70, § 59.1-74, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/10/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102749D
01/10/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2017Impact statement from SCC (SB1309)
02/03/2017Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Committee substitute printed 17105034D-S1
02/06/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2017Impact statement from SCC (SB1309S1)
02/07/2017Read second time
02/07/2017Reading of substitute waived
02/07/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105034D-S1
02/07/2017Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB1309S1
02/07/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2017Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2017Placed on Calendar
02/09/2017Read first time
02/09/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/16/2017Reported from Commerce and Labor with amendment (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Read second time
02/21/2017Read third time
02/21/2017Committee amendment agreed to
02/21/2017Engrossed by House as amended
02/21/2017Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
02/21/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2017House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2017Enrolled
03/07/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1309ER)
03/07/2017Signed by Speaker
03/09/2017Impact statement from SCC (SB1309ER)
03/10/2017Signed by President
03/13/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/16/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 594 (effective 5/1/19)
03/16/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0594)

Video

This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 4 minutes.

Transcript

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

PEOPLE CONTACT ME WHO HAVE BEEN INJURED WHILE RIDING IN TNC VEHICLES, BUT NOT ANYONE WHO IS INJURED BY SOMEONE MAKING A DELIVERY. THANK YOU. OF A PRODUCT. MR. PRESIDENT, GENTLEMAN YIELD FOR ANOTHER QUESTION? SENATOR YIELD FOR AN ADDITIONAL QUESTION. SURE. HE YIELDS. WOULD THE GENTLEMAN BE AWARE THAT IN 2016, CALENDAR YEAR, VEHICLES INVOLVED IN CRASHES BY SPECIAL FUNCTIONS, SUCH AS TAXIS, SCHOOL BUSES, ACCOUNTED FOR 237,000 ACCIDENTS, AND ONLY 16 OF THOSE WERE -- 1 IS 16 WERE TNC DRIVERS. SENATOR FROM EASTERN FAIRFAX. I WOULD SAY TO THE GENTLEMAN, I AM NOT FAMILIAR WITH THOSE STATS. WOULDN'T SURPRISE ME, GIVEN TNC IS A BRAND NEW THING AND I THINK IT IS RAPIDLY GROWING. I WOULD EXPECT THE NUMBER WOULD CONTINUE TO GROW EXPONENTIALLY AS WE GO FORWARD. SPEAKING TO THE BILL. SENATOR HAS THE FLOOR. I WOULD JUST INFORM THE BODY THAT I HAVE THE STATISTICS FOR 2016. THIS IS THE CRASHES FOR 2016 ON SPECIAL FUNCTIONS OF MOTOR VEHICLE TYPE. TAXIS WERE INVOLVED IN 611 OF THOSE ACCIDENTS. MIND YOU, I JUST GAVE YOU THE STATISTICS OF 116 FOR TNC DRIVERS. SCHOOL BUSES ACCOUNTED FOR 647.
WAS REQUESTED TO ENTER THE TOWN SO THEY COULD PARTICIPATE IN THE TOWN OFFICIALLY. IT WAS RECORDED UNANIMOUSLY AND I REQUEST THAT HS ENGROSSED AND PASSED TODAY. SENATE BILL 1102, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATING TO THE VIRGINIA FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT, COMPLETED, UNATTENDED DEATH INVESTIGATION, MANDATORY DISCLOSURE, REPORT FROM THE COMMITTEE ON GENERAL LAWS.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): GENTLEMAN FROM SHENANDOAH, MR. GILBERT.

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock): MR. SPEAKER, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN OF THE HOUSE, THIS BILL REQUIRES THE DISSEMINATION OF RECORDS RELATING TO AN UNATTENDED DEATH OF THE FAMILY OF THE DESCENDENT AND I MOVE THE BILL PASS.

[Unknown]: SENATE BILL 1113, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A VIRGINIA RELATING TO THE SECTION OF THE CODE OF BOARD FOR CONTRACTORS, OPTIONAL BONDING FOR CLASS A AND CLASS B CONTRACTOR, BILL REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON GENERAL LAWS.

Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock): THE GENTLEMAN FROM MIDDLESEX, MR. HODGES.

Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna): THANK YOU MR. SPEAKER. SENATE BILL 1113 ALLOWS APPLICANTS FOR CLASS A AND CLASS B CONTRACTOR LICENSES TO DEMONSTRATE FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY BY POSTING A SURETY BOND FOR BOTH INITIAL APPLICATION FOR LICENSURE AND SUBSEQUENT RENEWALS IN LIEU OF PROVIDING A FINANCIAL STATEMENT. HOPE IT BE THE PLEASURE OF THE BODY TO PASS THE BILL.

[Unknown]: CONTINUING WITH THE BLOCK ON PAGE SEVEN, SENATE BILL 1123, A BILL TO AMEND AND REENACT A SECTION OF THE CODE OF VIRGINIA RELATING TO THE MANUFACTURED HOME LOT RENTAL ACT, NOTICE OF UNCORRECTED VIOLATION, BILL REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON GENERAL LAWS WITH AN AMENDMENT.

Del. Keith Hodges (R-Urbanna): GENTLEMAN FROM HANOVER, MR. PEACE.

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville): THANK YOU MR. SPEAKER, MR. SPEAKER, I MOVE THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT.

Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg): QUESTION ON ADOPTION OF THE COMMITTEE AMENDMENT, AS MANY AS FAVOR THAT MOTION WILL SAY AYE, THOSE OPPOSED, NO. THE AMENDMENT IS AGREED TO. GENTLEMAN FROM HANOVER.

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville): MR. SPEAKER, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN OF THE HOUSE,