Professional and Occupational Regulation, Department of; subpoena duces tecum, costs. (SB54)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation; subpoena duces tecum; costs. Provides that, if a licensee or regulant of the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation or one of its regulatory boards is successful in a motion to quash a subpoena duces tecum issued in furtherance of an investigation, the court shall award reasonable costs and attorney fees or $500, whichever is greater. Amends § 54.1-307, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


11/27/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100084D
11/27/2017Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/22/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB54)
01/29/2018Stricken at request of Patron in General Laws and Technology (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)