Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures, lead pipes. (HB1161)

Introduced By

Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), and Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Residential Property Disclosure Act; required disclosures for buyer to beware; lead pipes. Adds to the disclosure statement required to be furnished by the owner of residential real property to a buyer that the buyer beware and exercise necessary due diligence with respect to whether the property contains any pipe, pipe or plumbing fitting, fixture, solder, or flux that does not meet the federal Safe Drinking Water Act definition of "lead free." The bill also requires any licensee who is engaged by a landlord and who has actual knowledge of the existence of any pipe, pipe or plumbing fitting, fixture, solder, or flux that does not meet the federal Safe Drinking Water Act definition of "lead free" to disclose such information to a prospective tenant. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/07/2020Committee
01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101690D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1161)
01/15/2020Assigned GL sub: Housing/Consumer Protection
01/30/2020House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/30/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 0-N)
02/04/2020Committee substitute printed 20107141D-H1
02/04/2020Reported from General Laws with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2020Read first time
02/06/2020Read second time
02/06/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20107141D-H1
02/06/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1161H1
02/07/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/07/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1161H1)
02/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/10/2020Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
02/19/2020Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (32-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/24/2020Read third time
02/24/2020Reading of amendments waived
02/24/2020Committee amendments agreed to
02/24/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/24/2020Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020Placed on Calendar
02/26/2020Senate amendments agreed to by House (94-Y 0-N)
02/26/2020VOTE: Adoption (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/03/2020Enrolled
03/03/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1161ER)
03/03/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB1161ER)
03/03/2020Signed by Speaker
03/04/2020Signed by President
03/12/2020Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 12, 2020
03/12/2020G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 11, 2020
03/31/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 520 (effective 7/1/20)
03/31/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0520)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1342.

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