Virginia Consumer Protection Act; assignment of right to receive veterans' benefits. (HB135)

Introduced By

Del. Jason Miyares (R-Virginia Beach)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Veterans' benefits. Provides that if any person advertises, arranges, offers, or enters into any assignment of right to receive veterans' pension or retirement benefits, such action constitutes a prohibited practice under the Virginia Consumer Protection Act if such assignment is prohibited or void under specified federal anti-assignment acts. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/17/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100872D
12/17/2019Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
01/16/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB135)
01/16/2020House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/16/2020Reported from Labor and Commerce with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2020Committee substitute printed 20105742D-H1
01/20/2020Read first time
01/21/2020Engrossed by House - floor substitute HB135H1
01/21/2020Read second time
01/21/2020Committee substitute agreed to 20105742D-H1
01/21/2020Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB135H1
01/22/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/22/2020VOTE: (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
01/23/2020Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB135H1)
02/24/2020Reported from Commerce and Labor (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2020Read third time
02/27/2020Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2020Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB135ER)
03/04/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB135ER)
03/05/2020Signed by Speaker
03/05/2020Signed 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
03/25/2020G Approved by Governor-Chapter 438 (effective 7/1/20)
03/25/2020G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0438)


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