Wrongful death beneficiaries; parents who receive support or services from the deceased. (HB1767)

Introduced By

Del. Jay Jones (D-Norfolk) with support from co-patron Del. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk)

Progress

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

Description

Wrongful death beneficiaries; parents who receive support or services from the deceased. Adds parents who receive support or services from the deceased to the primary list of beneficiaries who may receive a distribution of wrongful death damages. Amends § 8.01-53, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/21/2019: passed committee

History

DateAction
12/24/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101338D
12/24/2018Committee
12/24/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/10/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
01/14/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/14/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
01/21/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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