District Courts, Committee on; increases membership. (HB1126)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Collins (R-Winchester)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Committee on District Courts; membership. Reduces from two to one the number of senators appointed to the Committee on District Courts (the Committee) and provides for the Speaker of the House of Delegates to appoint the two delegates on the Committee and for the Senate Committee on Rules to appoint the sole senator on the Committee. Currently, the Chairman of the House Committee for Courts of Justice and the Chairman of the Senate Committee for Courts of Justice appoint two delegates and two senators, respectively, to the Committee. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18102318D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1126)
02/06/2018Reported from Rules with amendment (16-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Read first time
02/09/2018Read second time
02/09/2018Committee amendment agreed to
02/09/2018Engrossed by House as amended HB1126E
02/09/2018Printed as engrossed 18102318D-E
02/12/2018Read third time and passed House (100-Y 0-N)
02/12/2018VOTE: PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1126E)
02/13/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/26/2018Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 44 seconds.