Condominium and Property Owners' Association Acts; access to association books and records. (SB722)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Condominium Act and Property Owners' Association Act; access to association books and records; duty to redact. Provides that books and records kept by or on behalf of a unit owners' association or a property owners' association shall be withheld from inspection and copying in their entirety only to the extent that an exclusion from disclosure enumerated in the Condominium Act or Property Owners' Association Act, as applicable, applies to the entire content of such books and records. The bill provides that, otherwise, only those portions of the books and records containing information subject to an exclusion may be withheld, and all portions of the books and records that are not so excluded shall be disclosed at the requesting member's expense. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100400D
01/10/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/22/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB722)
01/29/2018Reported from General Laws and Technology with substitute (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2018Committee substitute printed 18106260D-S1
01/31/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB722S1)
02/01/2018Read second time
02/01/2018Reading of substitute waived
02/01/2018Committee substitute agreed to 18106260D-S1
02/01/2018Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB722S1
02/02/2018Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2018Placed on Calendar
02/08/2018Read first time
02/08/2018Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/13/2018Assigned GL sub: Subcommittee #2
02/27/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
03/01/2018Reported from General Laws (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2018Read second time
03/06/2018Read third time
03/06/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
03/06/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/08/2018Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB722ER)
03/08/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB722ER)
03/08/2018Signed by Speaker
03/10/2018Signed by President
03/16/2018Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on March 16, 2018
03/16/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, April 9, 2018
03/30/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 663 (effective 7/1/18)
03/30/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0663)