Notaries; fee agreements with employer. (HB1343)

Introduced By

Del. Jeion Ward (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Notaries; fee agreements with employer. Allows an employer to require a notary in his employment to surrender to such employer a fee, if charged, provided that the notarial act for which the fee is charged is performed during the course of the employee's employment. Current law prohibits an employer from requiring the surrender of any such fee. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/11/2018Presented and ordered printed 18103955D
01/11/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #3
01/29/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/05/2018Reported from Courts of Justice (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/07/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Read second time and engrossed
02/09/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE(99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/09/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/2018Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/14/2018Committee substitute printed 18107229D-S1
02/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1343S1)
02/16/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Read third time
02/19/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/19/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18107229D-S1
02/19/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1343S1
02/19/2018Passed Senate with substitute (34-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Placed on Calendar
02/21/2018Senate substitute rejected by House 18107229D-S1 (3-Y 96-N)
02/21/2018VOTE: REJECTED (3-Y 96-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Senate insisted on substitute (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2018Senate requested conference committee
02/26/2018House acceded to request
02/27/2018Conferees appointed by House
02/27/2018Delegates: Ward, Adams, L.R., Habeeb
02/27/2018Conferees appointed by Senate
02/27/2018Senators: Obenshain, Sturtevant, Edwards
03/08/2018C Amended by conference committee
03/08/2018Conference substitute printed 18107915D-H1
03/08/2018Conference report agreed to by House (96-Y 0-N)
03/08/2018VOTE: ADOPTION (96-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/09/2018Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/11/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1343H1)
03/20/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1343ER)
03/20/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB1343ER)
03/20/2018Signed by Speaker
03/22/2018Signed by President
03/26/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 26, 2018
03/26/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 698 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0698)


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 41 seconds.