Jury service; deferral of service if full-time student. (HB481)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Bell (R-Charlottesville)

Progress

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

Description

Deferral of jury service; students. Allows a court to defer a person's jury service to a later term of court if such person is enrolled as a full-time student and is attending classes at an accredited public or private institution of higher education. Amends § 8.01-341.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/08/2018Committee
01/08/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100562D
01/08/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/16/2018Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #3
01/29/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-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
02/19/2018Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2018Read third time
02/21/2018Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2018Enrolled
02/26/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB481ER)
02/26/2018Signed by Speaker
02/28/2018Signed by President
03/02/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 2, 2018
03/02/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 9, 2018
03/09/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 259 (effective 7/1/18)
03/09/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0259)