Custody and visitation cases; jurisdiction of court. (SB1758)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Custody and visitation cases; jurisdiction of court. Allows a circuit or district court in which there is a proceeding related to the custody or visitation of a child, upon the request of any party, to make any finding of fact required by state or federal law to permit such minor to apply for a state or federal benefit. Amends § 20-124.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


02/15/2019: passed committee


01/18/2019Presented and ordered printed 19100235D
01/18/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/24/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1758)
01/28/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (7-Y 6-N 1-A) (see vote tally)
01/29/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2019Read second time
01/30/2019Reading of amendment waived
01/30/2019Committee amendment agreed to
01/30/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1758E
01/30/2019Printed as engrossed 19100235D-E
01/31/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1758E)
01/31/2019Read third time and passed Senate (28-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2019Placed on Calendar
02/04/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
02/13/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/15/2019Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (17-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019Committee substitute printed 19107078D-H1
02/18/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1758H1)
02/19/2019Read second time

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