Unpaid court fines, etc.; increases grace period for collection. (SB854)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Collection of unpaid court fines, etc. Increases the grace period after which collection activity for unpaid court fines, costs, forfeitures, penalties, and restitution may be commenced from 30 days to 90 days after sentencing or judgment. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/02/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100685D
12/02/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/25/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB854)
01/27/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2017Read second time and engrossed
01/31/2017Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Placed on Calendar
02/03/2017Read first time
02/03/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2017Assigned Courts sub: Criminal Law
02/15/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (11-Y 0-N)
02/20/2017Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2017Committee substitute printed 17105513D-H1
02/21/2017Read second time
02/22/2017Read third time
02/22/2017Committee substitute agreed to 17105513D-H1
02/22/2017Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB854H1
02/22/2017Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017House insisted on substitute
02/23/2017House requested conference committee
02/23/2017Senate acceded to request (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2017Conferees appointed by Senate
02/23/2017Senators: Stanley, Obenshain, Howell
02/23/2017Conferees appointed by House
02/23/2017Delegates: Loupassi, Bell, Robert B., Carr
02/24/2017C Amended by conference committee
02/24/2017Conference substitute printed 17105877D-S1
02/24/2017Conference report agreed to by House (95-Y 0-N)
02/24/2017VOTE: ADOPTION (95-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2017Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB854ER)
03/07/2017Signed by Speaker
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
03/14/2017Impact statement from DPB (SB854ER)
03/27/2017Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/05/2017Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/05/2017House concurred in Governor's recommendation (99-Y 0-N)
04/05/2017VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
04/05/2017G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/05/2017Reenrolled bill text (SB854ER2)
04/05/2017Signed by President as reenrolled
04/05/2017Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/05/2017Enacted, Chapter 806 (effective 7/1/17)
04/05/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0806)